A Long Beach, California native, Etem is the eighth-ranked North American
skater by NHL Central Scouting...In his rookie season with Medicine Hat of the
WHL in 2009-10, Etem notched 65 points (37 goals, 28 assists) in 72
games...Led all WHL rookies in goals during the 2009-10 campaign...Etem played
for the U.S. Under-17 National Team Development Program in 2008-09 and posted
45 points (23g, 22a) in 50 games...Comes from a very successful rowing family.
Etem's mother, Patricia, rowed for the U.S. at the 1984 Summer Olympics and
his father, Rick, rowed for the Naval Academy in college.