• Bennett, a junior assistant captain at Hotchkiss in 2008-09, finished with two goals and 11 points (2-9-11) in 15 games due to an injury shortened season.
• He will attend the University of Michigan in the fall of 2010.
• His dad, Jim, is a former Brown University All-Ivy League selection and was drafted by the Atlanta Flames in the eighth round (133rd overall) of the 1977 draft.
• His grandfather is former Boston goaltender Harvey Bennett (1944-45) and his uncles, Curt and Harvey Bennett Jr. both played in the NHL. Curt was drafted in the second round (16th overall) by the Atlanta Flames in the 1968 draft, recording 334 points (152-182-334) in 580 NHL games. Harvey Jr. played 268 NHL games (44-46-90) with five different teams (Pittsburgh, Washington, Philadelphia, Minnesota and St. Louis).
DRAFT PROSPECT BENNETT HAD BRIGHT FUTURE
HOTCHKISS FRIENDS HAVE HIGH HOPES
LOCAL TEEN MAY BE HEADED FOR THE NHL
MAC THE KNIFE