Jeff Woywitka
Jeff Woywitka
Defenseman
NUMBER: 29
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
WEIGHT: 227
SHOOTS: Left
BIRTHDATE: 09/01/1983
BIRTHPLACE: Vermilion, AB, CAN
DRAFTED: PHI: 2001-27 overall

2008-09:
-- Registered his 100th career penalty minute on March 17 at Edmonton.
-- Has posted a plus-or-even game in 47 of the 64 games he has played in and is plus-11 over the past nine games.
-- Tied for 5th on the team with a plus-8 rating.
-- Registered a career-high three-game point streak (1g, 2a) from Jan. 19-Jan. 29.
-- Scored his first career game-winning and power play goal on Jan. 21 at Chicago.
-- Posted a career-high 10 penalty minutes on Dec. 16 vs. Calgary.
-- Skated in his 100th career NHL game on Dec. 10 at Anaheim.
-- Notched a pair of assists on Nov. 30 at Atlanta, tying a career-high.
-- Made his season debut on Nov. 14 at Chicago.
-- Recalled from Peoria on Nov. 14.

CAREER PLAYOFFS:
2008-09: Posted four blocked shots and had one hit in game two on April 17 at Vancouver ... Made his playoff debut in game one on April 15 at Vancouver, recording two hits and one blocked shot.
2005-06: Made his NHL debut on Oct. 6 versus Detroit and registered two penalty minutes Recorded his first career NHL point (assist) on March 23 versus Calgary Spent the majority of the season with the Peoria Rivermen of the American Hockey League, notching 15 points (1g, 14a) and 58 penalty minutes in 53 games played.

Career: 2004-05: Skated in 80 games for the Edmonton RoadRunners of the AHL, posting a career-high with six goals Tallied 26 points (6g, 20a) along with 84 penalty minutes. 2003-04: Split the season with Philadelphia and Toronto of the AHL Recorded career highs in games played (82), points (28) and assists (24) He was acquired by Edmonton from Philadelphia along with the Flyers' first-round choice (Rob Schremp) in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft and Philadelphia's third choice in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft (Edmonton chose Danny Syvret) in exchange for Mike Comrie on Dec. 16. 2002-03: Played in his fourth season with Red Deer of the Western Hockey Legue, notching career highs in goals (16), assists (36) and points (52) Was named to the WHL East Division First All-Star Team. 2001-02: Skated in a career-high 72 games, collecting 37 points (14g, 23a) along with 109 penalty minutes Notched a career-high 12 playoff points (2g, 10a). 2000-01: Played in a career-high 72 matches, registering 35 points (7g, 28a) along with a career-high 113 penalty minutes helping Red Deer capture the Memorial Cup Was named to the WHL East Division Second All-Star Team. 1999-2000: Appeared in 67 games collecting 16 points (4g, 12a) in his rookie season with Red Deer.