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Matthew Benning
North American Skater
Spruce Grove, AJHL
Final Rank:  176 Midterm Rank: 
Position:  Defenceman Shoots:  Right
Height:  6' 0" Weight:  218
Born:  25 May 1994    
Birthplace:  Edmonton, AB, CAN
Drafted:  BOS (6th Round / 175th Overall)
• His father, Brian, a defenseman, was drafted 26th overall in 1984 by the Blues and went on to play 568 games in the NHL (1984-85 to 1994-95) for St. Louis, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Edmonton and Florida. His uncle, Jim, was drafted sixth overall in 1981 by the Maple Leafs -- he played nine seasons with Toronto and Vancouver.

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2010-2011
SPRUCE GROVE
AJHL
43
0
7
7
65
2011-2012
SPRUCE GROVE
AJHL
44
4
14
18
87