|Hometown:||Rochester Hills, Mich.|
|Last Team:||Kenai River (NAHL)|
BEFORE NORWICH: Split time between the Texas Tornado and the Kenai River Brown Bears of the North American Hockey League ... scored two goals and added 13 assists for 15 points in 2010-11 ... Played for the Peterborough Liftlock Stars of the OPJHL in 2009-10 and the Motor City Machine in 2008-09 ... was named Most Valuable Player with the Grosse Point Spartans and won a state championship with them ... Little Caesar's Team captain from 2005-08 ... ranked in top 25 of high school senior class for GPA at Notre Dame Preparatory.
PERSONAL: Alec Kendell Thieda ... son of Brian and Anne Thieda ... has one brother, Christopher ... Mark Chaimp (step uncle) played hockey as a goaltender at the University of Michigan ... majoring in Business Management.