2012-13 (Freshman): Named to the NHL Central Scouting preliminary list leading up to the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
Played two seasons of hockey at Milton High School before finishing at the
Dexter School in Brookline, Mass. ...In his final two seasons with Dexter, he
scored 47 goals and registered 112 points in just 55 games...Spent 2011-12 with
the South Shore Kings of the EJHL...In 43 games with the Kings, Bligh registered
22 goals, 63 assists and 85 points to go along with 53 PIMs...Named the EJHL
Rookie of the Year following the season...His 63 assists were good for the league
lead, while his 85 points ranked second overall...Attended the 2012 Winnipeg Jets
Development Camp...Also played baseball and soccer in high school.
Son of Michael Bligh and Susanne Craig...Has one brother and two sisters...His
great uncle is Jim Craig, goaltender on the 1980 US Olympic Hockey "Miracle on
Ice" team as well as an NHL player.