Senior Year (2014-15): Played in all 30 games ... scored three goals and three assists ... assisted on the team's first goal of the year vs. Yale at the Prudential Center in the Liberty Hockey Invitational ... had an assist against Colgate on Nov. 8 and vs. Michigan State on Nov. 29 .... scored against Harvard and Dartmouth in back-to-back games on Dec. 5 & 6 ... tallied the first goal in a 2-1 win over Clarkson on Feb. 13 ... finished with 18 PIMs.
• 2015 ECAC All-Academic Team
Junior Year (2013-14): Skated in 24 games ... has nine points on three goals and six assists ... assisted on Princeton’s goal in a loss at Colgate on Nov. 2 ... tallied a short-handed goal in a loss to Yale on Nov. 8 ... earned an assist on Princeton’s goal in a 2-1 loss to No. 16 Lowell on Nov. 12 ... assisted on Princetons’ third goal in a 5-4 OT win vs. Dartmouth on Nov. 15 ... scored team’s second goal against Harvard on Nov. 16 ... had an assist in a 4-3 win at No. 4 Quinnipiac on Nov. 23 ... assisted on a short-handed goal at Michigan State on Dec. 1 ... scored the second goal in a 3-2 loss to UNH on Dec. 29 at the Florida College Hockey Classic ... assisted on the game-winning goal on Jan. 10 vs. RPI.
• 2014 ECAC All-Academic Team
Sophomore Year (2012-13): Appeared in 27 games ... scored three times with two assists ... scored in a loss at Clarkson on Nov. 17 and at Lowell on Nov. 24 ... earned an assist in a 4-4 tie at No. 8 Union on Dec 1 ... tallied an extra attacker goal in the final minute of the St. Lawrence game on Feb. 16 ... earned an assist in a 4-1 loss to Brown on Feb. 22.
• 2013 ECAC All-Academic Team
Freshman Year (2011-12): Appeared in 13 games ... scored four goals and three assists before a season-ending injury in the Colgate game on Jan. 13 ... half of his goals scored were game-winning goals scored his first career goal in a 4-3 win at Harvard on Nov. 4 ... tallied the game winner in a 3-0 shutout of Clarkson on Nov. 12 ... earned his first collegiate assist in a 3-1 win over Providence at the Denver Cup ... picked up another assist at Quinnipiac on Dec. 11 ... had his first multiple-point game against Colgate with three points, scoring twice, including the game winner, and adding an assist ... named the GoPrincetonTigers.com Athlete of the Week on Dec. 16.
Before Princeton: Spent three seasons with the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs of the EJHL … averaged more than a point per game in 2010-11 with the Monarchs as he scored 20 goals and added 27 assists in 39 games … collected 96 points in 112 career games in the EJHL … Kesselman helped the Monarchs to a 2009 Tier III National Championship and the 2011 EJHL Championship … was also named the Most Valuable Player of the 2011 EJHL All-Star game.
Personal: Full name is Aaron Justin Kesselman ... birthday is October 13 ... son of Harvey and Lynne Kesselman ... older sister Megan was a lightweight rower at Princeton and graduated in 2011.
|2008-09||New Hampshire (USHL)||31||7||10||17||-||-41||-||-||-||-|
|2009-10||New Hampshire (USHL)||42||10||22||32||-||-55||-||-||-||-|
|2010-11||New Hampshire (USHL)||39||20||27||47||-||-73||-||-||-||-|
| Career Highs
||Career Firsts|| Multiple/Game
|| 2 vs. Colgate (1/13/12)
|| at Harvard (11/4/11)
|| 1 (2- 1x)
|Assists|| 1, 13x MR vs. Michigan State (11/29/14)
|| vs. Providence (11/26/11)
||3 vs. Colgate (1/13/12)||G at Harvard (11/4/11)|| 1 (3- 1x)
|Hometown:||Mays Landing, N.J.|
|High School:||Bishop Brady HS|
|Club:||NH Jr. Monarchs (EJHL)|