40 Bryan Yim
40 Bryan Yim
Height: 5-8
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Farmington, Mich.
Position: RW/C
Team: New Jersey Hitmen (USPHL)

Entering the Season: Shoots right...versatile player who can center a line or be on the right wing...gives the Bulldogs depth at forward...

2015-16 (Freshman Year): Made an immediate impact for the Bulldogs with scoring totals of 13+20=33--third on the team in total points--in 29 games...Northern Collegiate Hockey Association All-Freshmen Team...named to the D3hockey.com National Team of the Week for Feb. 17 after tying the school record with four goals against Concordia University-Wisconsin five days earlier...he also set a Bulldog single-game freshman points record with six versus the Falcons...had a plus-26 rating for the season which was the highest among Adrian freshmen forwards...had eight multiple-point games...first collegiate point was an assist in his second game...first goal came against Northland on Nov. 6...

Why Did I Choose Adrian College?: "Great academic programs and outstanding hockey program."

What are My Athletic Goals?: "Win a national championship at Adrian."

Who has been the Biggest Influence on Me as an Athlete and Why?: "My parents, because they always have been there supporting me and told me never to give up on my dreams."

What is My Career Goal?: "Become a developer, which is why I decided to study civil engineering. I'm interested in the design of buildings, apartments, malls, etc."

Before Adrian College: Had 14+33=47 scoring totals in 41 games last season with USPHL New Jersey Hitmen...team captain for NAHL's Port Huron Fighting Falcons in 2013-14, setting club’s season record of 50 points (20g-30a)...selected to play in 2014 NAHL Top Prospects Tournament...2007 Quebec Pee Wee world champion under Coach Todd Gardiner...won a 2011 U-18 AAA Michigan State title under Coach Steve Dickinson...helped the NJ Hitmen to the 2015 United States Premier Hockey League championship under Coach Toby Harris...also served as a team captain for 2012 Honeybaked U-18 AAA squad.

High School: Graduated from Farmington, where he enrolled in the middle of his sophomore year, in 2012...attended Detroit Catholic Central during his freshman and sophomore years... a four-year Honor Roll student who had a 3.5-plus grade-point average...volunteers with HUGS in Detroit during the summer, collecting donations and helping move furniture into homes of families less fortunate in the city's downtown.

Personal: Born Bryan Edward Yim on March 22, 1994, in Detroit, Mich....nickname is Yimmer...son of Janet and Leonard...mother attended Central Michigan University...father attended Central Michigan and the University of Detroit...an uncle, Steve, played tennis at NCAA Division II Ferris State...Favorites: sports teams--NHL's Detroit Red Wings; athletes-- Steve Yzerman, Nicklas Lidstrom, Henrik Zetterberg; TV shows--Sons of Anarchy, Breaking Bad, Arrow, Family Guy; movies--Miracle, Billy Madison, Tommy Boy, The Other Guys, Superbad; books--Tough Guy by Bob Probert; musicians/groups--Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, G-eazy, Drake; foods--steak, seafood, chicken, sushi...likes hockey, playing golf and camping...majoring in physics and engineering.