Scored the shorthanded game-winner in the fifth overtime at Union (3/4) in the first round of the 2005-06 ECACHL playoffs, in what was the longest game in NCAA history...
Played in 31 games as a freshman... Tallied his first Yale point, a goal, vs. Mercyhurst (11/22)... Had seven goals on the season, first among freshmen... Scored power play goals vs. Dartmouth (2/3) and at Union (3/3)... Notched a shorthanded, game-winning goal in the fifth overtime of the longest game in NCAA history at Union (3/4)...
At West Waterloo High School:
Attended school in Iowa while competing for Waterloo Black Hawks of USHL... Third in league with 30 goals in 2004-05... USHL All-Star in 2005 and Booster Club Player of the Year... Made USA Hockey's Select 14 and 15 teams... National Honor Society, Iowa Scholar Senior Honor Student and Waterloo Rotary Club/U.S. Achievement Academy English and Math Award... Before living in Iowa, he was an Illinois Silver Gloves Boxing Champion...
David Nicholas Meckler, born July 9, 1987, is the son of Marcy and Bruce Meckler... Interested in medicine.