Jake Virtanen



  • DOB: 8/17/1996
  • Ht: 6-1
  • Wt: 208
  • Shoots: Right
  • Hometown: New Westminster, BC

Season Notes: Scored game winning in two-goal performance on 4/1 vs. Rochester. Scored game winning goal on Mar. 4 vs. Albany. Three-game goal streak from Dec. 7 - Dec. 10 with three goals. Scored game winning goal by registering first AHL goal on Dec. 2 at Albany. Reassigned to the Comets on Nov. 9 and Nov. 16. Skated in 10 games with Canucks registering one assist.

2015-16: Totaled 7-6-13 and 45 PIM in 55 games with the Canucks. Also played in two games with the Comets.

Pro Career: Following WHL career in 2015, played in ten playoff games with the Comets adding one assist.

Amateur Career: Dressed in 192 career WHL games with the Calgary Hitmen from 2012-2015. Amassed 85-76-161 with 253 PIM and a plus-66 rating.

Personal Notes: Gold Medalist in 2014-15 with Team Canada’s U20 WJC team. Also received Bronze Medal in 2013-14 WJC. Drafted first overall in 2011 WHL Bantam Draft.

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