|Born|| February 1 1990,|
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
| 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
| NHL team (P)|
| Pittsburgh Penguins|
WBS Penguins (AHL)
Megna played his high school hockey at Glenbrook North High School and Tabor Academy and graduated in 2009. He then went to the USHL where he played two seasons with the Cedar Rapids Roughriders. After two seasons with Cedar Rapids, Jayson went to University of Nebraska at Omaha where he played on the same team as his brother Jaycob Megna. While there, Jayson was named to the WCHA All-Rookie Team.
Following his Freshman year Jayson attended the Pittsburgh Penguins development camp and on August 1, 2012 he signed a two-way contract with an annual value of $925,000. In the 2013–14 season, on October 24, 2013, Jayson was recalled from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL). He made his NHL debut against the New York Islanders on October 25, 2013. He scored his first NHL point, an assist and also his first NHL goal against the Carolina Hurricanes on October 28, 2013.
|2009–10||Cedar Rapids RoughRiders||USHL||56||11||15||26||62||5||0||0||0||6|
|2010–11||Cedar Rapids RoughRiders||USHL||60||30||28||58||45||8||4||3||7||4|
Awards and honorsEdit
|All-WCHA Rookie Team||2011–12|
- ↑ Penguins Recall Forward Jayson Megna. Pittsburgh Penguins (2013-10-24). Retrieved on 2013-11-03.
- ↑ Rookie Jayson Megna has 1st career goal, assist in Penguins' 3-1 win over Hurricanes. National Hockey League (2013-10-28). Retrieved on 2013-11-03.
- ↑ "Jaycob Megna player profile". Anaheim Ducks (2013-11-03). Retrieved on 2013-11-03.
- Jayson Megna's career stats at Eliteprospects.com
- Jayson Megna's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
- Jayson Megna's NHL player profile
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