|#39 | Forward|
|DOB: 01/07/1994||Shoots: Right|
|Height: 5-11||Weight: 176|
|Hometown: Chelsea, MI|
Cox, 24, returns to the Everblades where he pieced together an impressive rookie campaign, posting 54 points (22g, 32a) in 70 regular season games. In addition, Cox also added 16 points (6g, 10a) in 21 postseason appearances this past spring. Cox was the recipient of the team’s Rookie of the Year Award after finishing fifth in the league in rookie scoring.
Cox appeared in five games with the Everblades after concluding his senior season at Michigan State University in 2016-17. The 5-11, 173-pound forward recorded 14 points (7g, 7a) in 35 games during that year with the Spartans. Cox captained the Spartans for two seasons, totaling 69 points (27g, 42a) during his four-year collegiate career (2013-2017). The Chelsea, Michigan native also totaled 60 points in two seasons with the USHL’s Muskegon Lumberjacks 2011-2013.
Coach Ralph Says:
“We are excited to announce Joe Cox will be returning next season. Joe exemplifies the type of work ethic, attitude and team first character that has helped shape the culture and success of the 'Blades.”
|2013-14||Michigan State University||Big-10||36||6||6||12||12|
|2014-15||Michigan State University||Big-10||35||5||15||20||16||3|
|2015-16||Michigan State University||Big-10||37||11||12||23||18||-10|
|2016-17||Michigan State University||Big-10||35||6||8||14||28||-8|