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39 Kristian Stead

2018-19 FRESHMAN SEASON: Appeared in 13 games posting an .883 save percentage and a 3.66 goals against average ... recorded first career shutout against Michigan Tech on Jan. 26th ... made a season-high 39 saves at Michigan Tech Feb. 22nd ... made 26 saves in first career win against Alaska Fairbanks on Feb. 8th ... earned WCHA All-Academic Team and WCHA Scholar-Athlete honors.   

2017-18: Suffered season-ending injury in the preseason. 

BEFORE UAA: Spent two seasons starring for Nipawin Hawks of Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League ... earned SJHL's MVP and Top Goaltender awards in 2016-17, before capturing CJHL Top Goaltender award as best netminder in all of Canada Junior A hockey … posted 1.97 GAA and league-best .936 saves percentage in 42 regular-season games in final season, plus playoff numbers of 1.91 and .946 as Hawks lost 4-3 in SJHL semifinals … also led SJHL in wins (29) and shutouts (7).

PERSONAL: Born Oct. 17, 1996 … son of Jon and Cindy Stead … has two brothers, Jaxson and Mack … attended Merritt Secondary School … justice major.

Position: Goaltender
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 182
Year: Junior
Hometown: Merritt, British Columbia
High School: Nipawin Hawks/SJHL