Chay Genoway
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 5' 9"
BIRTHDATE: 12/20/1986
DRAFTED: undrafted
WCHA First All-Star Team (2009, 2011) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2009) NCAA West First All-American Team (2011) Missed majority of 2009-10 due to head injury vs. St. Cloud State (WCHA), November 13, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, April 12, 2011. Traded to Washington by Minnesota for future considerations, March 14, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Riga (KHL), August 1, 2014. Signed as a free agent by Spartak Moscow (KHL), June 4, 2015.
2012-13: Split season between Houston (AHL) and Hershey (AHL) ... Skated in 53 games for Houston ... Ranked third among Aeros defensemen in points (19), goals (4) and assists (15) ... Acquired by WSH from MIN in exchange for a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2014 Entry Draft (3/14) ... Appeared in 12 games for Hershey, scoring one goal and registering five assists ... Skated in one playoff game for Hershey. 2011-12: Made NHL debut vs. Phoenix (4/7) ... Tallied first NHL point (assist) and skated 18:16 ... Skated in 72 games for Houston (AHL) ... Led Aeros defensemen in points (36), goals (7), and assists (29) ... Appeared in four playoff games for Houston. 2010-11: Skated in 36 games for North Dakota (NCAA) ... Became the fourth-highest scoring defenseman in Fighting Sioux history ... His 168 games played are tied for the most by a UND defenseman ... Ranks tied for second all-time among North Dakota defenseman in game-winning goals (seven), fourth in power-play goals (14), fifth in assists (101), and seventh in goals (26) ... Served as team captain from 2009-11.