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, 10x MR at Michigan State (12/1/13)
|| 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)|