Two-year letterwinner ... all-Atlantic Hockey candidate ... one of three alternate captains on this year's squad ... one of Army's most talented defenseman a year ago who will bring his skills to the forward line this winter ... makes very few mental mistakes ... dependable player, who knows the game ... came into his own in the second half of last season and developed a scoring touch ... leadership qualities will be an asset to the front lines ... contributed significantly right away to a defensive unit that was spread thin at times over the past two years ... competitiveness fits well with Army's physical style of play ... no stranger to playing forward ... inked some offensive playing time while in prep school in Minnesota ... expected to be a scoring threat for the Black Knights ... coaching staff feels he can help correct team's scoring struggles ... hails from the "hockey state" of Minnesota where he played for the nationally renowned Shattuck St. Mary's Prep squad.
2004-05: Appeared in all 35 games ... one of only three players to dress for every game (Chad Fifield, Seth Beamer) ... tied for 11th on the team in scoring with eight points - all assists ... tied for sixth on the team with eight assists ... registered an assist in Army's 5-1 win over Ryerson ... extended scoring streak to two straight, assisting on Anderson's third-period goal at Sacred Heart ... assisted on Andros' game-tying goal at Colgate ... recorded an assist opposite Holy Cross ... picked up an assist at Air Force ... also assisted versus RMC.
2003-04: Appeared in 31 of 33 games ... scored first career goal versus Air Force on the power play on CSTV Jan. 16 ... picked up two assists opposite St. Clair Jan. 3 ... also recorded a helpers versus Ryerson Oct. 11 and opposite AIC Jan. 9 ... assisted on game-winner vs. AIC ... registered a career-high three assists in win over Canisius Jan. 31 ... strung together a three-game scoring streak Jan. 30-Feb. 7 ... his 12 assists listed fifth on the team.
Prior to West Point: Two-time letterwinner at Shattuck St. Mary's Prep in Minnesota ... also played for the Lowell Jr. Lock Monsters and the Cedar Rapid Rough Riders in the junior hockey ranks ... member of the Midget AAA National Champions while playing youth hockey in the "Land of 10,000 Lakes" ... former teammate of Michael Picone on the Boston Harbor Wolves and of freshman Bryce Hollweg while a member of the Polar Black Stars in the mid-1990s.
Personal: Casey Lewis Bickley ... born Oct. 26, 1982, in Houston, Texas ... son of Donna and Hunter Bickley ... majoring in Military Instruction (irregular warfare).
Career Overall Statistics
Year GM G A Pts PPG SHG GWG
2003-04 31 1 12 13 1 0 0
2004-05 35 0 8 8 0 0 0
Total 66 1 20 21 1 0 0
Career Conference Statistics
League GM G A Pts PPG SHG GWG
AHA 23 0 8 8 0 0 0
AHA 24 0 4 4 0 0 0
Total 47 0 12 12 0 0 0