7 - Tyler Bird
Tyler Bird
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Andover, Mass.
High School: St. John's Prep
Position: F
Draft: 2014: Columbus (5th round, 137 overall)
Previous Team: Kimball Union Academy
S/C: R

Before Brown: Transferred to Kimball Union for his senior season and put together an impressive campaign on one of the top lines in prep hockey … logged 60 points in 37 games for the Wildcats in 2013-14, including 33 goals … A former St. John’s Prep standout, Bird recorded 27 points (12g, 15a) for the Eagles as a junior in 2012-13 … recorded 18 points (8g, 10a) as a sophomore at St. John’s Prep … attended the 2014 NHL draft scouting combine … USA Today All-USA Boy’s Ice Hockey First Team … New Hampshire All-State and Lakes Region All-Star … Boston Globe All-Scholastic All-Star in 2012-13 … Salem News All-Star.

Personal: Born on August 14, 1996 … son of Rita Gardner and Frank Bird … has two younger brothers, Sam and Noah … member of National Honor Society and Eagle Wings Leadership Program … hobbies include baseball and sailing … plans to concentrate in Business, Entrepreneurship and Organizations.