Josiah Slavin was born on December 31, 1998 in Erie Colorado and currently plays forward for the Rockford Ice Hogs in the American Hockey League. After an impressive youth career with the Colorado Thunderbirds, Josiah made the jump to the USHL and played for the Tri-City Storm during the 2016-17 Season. Josiah would play two more years in the USHL, splitting time between Lincoln and Chicago before joining Colorado College in 2019. After back-to-back 13 point seasons with the Tigers, the Chicago Blackhawks signed Josiah to a Two-Year, Entry-Level Contract.