The Velvet Hammers

The Velvet Hammers

Player Profile

Lorne Birch

Lorne Birch #20

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Bio: Lorne Birch Jr. was a 243rd 21st round draft pick of the New Mexico Ground Squirrel's of the Trans-American Spanish Armada Hockey League in 1987. He had 2 successful campaigns in the league scoring 22 goals in his rookie campaign and notching 32 more the following season. A ruptured achilles tendon ended his playing career at the ripe young age of 20, when the nasty incident took place in the first game of his 3rd season with the Squirells against the Texas Oil Pumpers. Lorne spent the remainder of his hockey years in senior hockey leagues and now put's his talent to use as a playing coach for The Velvet Hammers in The UMHL.


Regular Season Stats

Season GP G A PTS PIM GWG PPG PPP SHG SHP
2012-13 26 13 20 33 9 1 0 0 0 0
The Velvet Hammers 2011/2012 27 12 29 41 4 2 0 0 0 2
2010/2011 Regular Season 28 11 26 37 8 0 0 1 0 1
2009/10 Season 15 5 7 12 4 0 0 2 0 0
Total 96 41 82 123 25 3 0 3 0 3

Regular Season Playoff Stats

Season GP G A PTS PIM GWG PPG PPP SHG SHP
2012-13 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
The Velvet Hammers 2011/2012 5 6 4 10 2 2 0 0 0 0
2010/2011 Regular Season 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009/10 Season 3 1 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 0
Total 12 7 7 14 6 2 0 0 0 0