Before Air Force
Played two years of junior hockey for the Waterloo Blackhawks of the USHL ... Played for coach P.K. O'Handley ... Played 33 games in 2011-12 at forward and scored 15 points (6-9-15) ... Team won the USHL Western Conference championship ... In 2010-11, played 54 games at forward and scored 19 points (10-9-19) ... Graduated from Salisbury High School ... Lettered two years in hockey.
Member of Cadet Squadron 10 ... Major is management ... Parents are Cliff and Lynn Edson ... Has one brother and one sister ... Is ambidexterous ... Started playing roller hockey when he was three and transitioned to ice at age seven ... Favorite NHL player is Washington Capital forward Alexander Ovechkin.