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31 Michael Matyas

2014-15 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Dressed in seven games between pipes … picked up win vs. Maine in Kendall Hockey Classic season opener, Oct. 10 … posted 3.59 goals-against average and .863 save percentage … logged 367:23 minutes, stopping 139 shots … named to WCHA Scholar-Athlete Team and member of WCHA All-Academic Team.

2013-14 FRESHMAN SEASON: Suited up between the pipes in seven games for the Seawolves, picking up wins against Air Force in the Kendall Hockey Classic – helping UAA to its third straight title – and against No. 12-ranked Denver in the Brice Alaska Goal Rush … logged in 365:47 minutes in the crease, with a 3.28 goals-against average and a .877 save percentage … made 143 stops in net and allowed 20 goals against … ended season with a 2-2-1 record … named to the WCHA All-Academic Team and WCHA Scholar-Athlete Team.

2012-13: Redshirted.

BEFORE UAA: Skated with the Calgary Canucks of the AJHL for one season prior to joining the Seawolves ... suited up in 49 games, posting 3.06 goals-against average, .913 save percentage and a 17-27-3 record ... earned team’s MVP honor in 2012 ... dressed for two seasons with the Okotoks Oilers from 2009-11, collecting 36 wins and 14 losses ... overall, went 53-41-4 in junior career ... received AJHL Scholarship for Academic and Athletic Excellence ... attended Holy Trinity Academy.

PERSONAL: Born June 11, 1992 in Calgary, Alberta ... son of John and Nancy Matyas ... has one brother – Mark ... catches left ... finance major.

CAREER BESTS

Most Saves/Game   26 10/19/13 vs. DU
Most Saves/Period 15 2/14/15 vs. MTU



Position: Goaltender
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 193
Year: Junior
Hometown: Calgary, Alberta
High School: Calgary Canucks/AJHL
Experience: 2 Letters
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