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12 Alex Gellert

2012-13 SENIOR SEASON: Dressed in 35 of 36 games for the Seawolves during final season, posting six goals and eight assists for 14 points … registered a season-high three-game point streak (2-1—3) from Oct. 20-27 … netted power-play tallies Nov. 24 against Bemidji State and March 1 at Alaska Fairbanks … furnished a shorthanded goal Oct. 20 vs. Merrimack in the Brice Alaska Goal Rush … placed 69 shots on target, with a season-high five on Feb. 2 vs. Colorado College … blocked 22 shots … tagged for 11 penalties, serving 30 minutes in the box … finished with career totals of 12 goals and 28 assists for 40 points … tied for No. 30 on the UAA all-time games-played list with 132 … furnished four power-play goals, two shorthanded tallies, three game-winning goals and one unassisted … whistled for 37 penalties, serving 93 minutes … named to the WCHA All-Academic Team ... named to the Kendall Hockey Classic All-Tournament Team.

Suited up in 25 games, posting 1-4–5 totals … scored lone goal of the season on Jan. 28 against Denver … produced helpers against Nebraska Omaha (Oct. 14) and Mercyhurst (Oct. 15) in the Brice Alaska Goal Rush … also recorded an assist against Minnesota on Oct. 29 … recorded a two-game point streak from Oct. 14-15, including third career multi-point game on Oct. 15 (0-2–2) … dressed in upset over No.1-ranked Minnesota Duluth on Feb. 4 … placed 44 shots on net – 10th-most on team … tagged for four penalties, serving eight minutes in the box … blocked 18 shots … won 123 faceoffs … posted one assist shorthanded … named to the WCHA All-Academic Team.

Dressed in all but one game for the Green & Gold, missing the Oct. 22 contest at Minnesota Duluth … bypassed point total from freshman season with 11 points (two goals, nine assists) … scored first goal of the season and game winner against Colorado College at home on Jan. 15, helping UAA to a WCHA series sweep of the Tigers … scored shorthanded goal at Minnesota on March 11, helping UAA to its first-ever sweep of the Golden Gophers at the Mariucci Arena and the program’s second-ever berth in the WCHA Final Five in St. Paul, Minn. … recorded one multi-point game, claiming two assists against Michigan Tech on Feb. 4 at the Sullivan Arena … posted an assist at the WCHA Final Five … tagged for nine penalties, serving 18 minutes in the box … blocked 11 shots, while placing 58 shots on net … placed a season-high six shots on net against WCHA newcomer Nebraska Omaha on Feb. 19 … recorded a two-game point streak against MTU, posting 0-3–3 totals … named to the All-WCHA Academic Team.

  Saw minutes in all 36 games – one of two Seawolves to do so ... registered three goals and seven assists for 10 points – third-most among freshmen ... placed 54 shots on goal for a .056 shot percentage ... won 297 of 442 face-offs for a team-high .550 winning percentage ... scored first collegiate goal and game-winner on Oct. 16 against RPI in the Brice Alaska Goal Rush, followed by first assist on Oct. 17 against Robert Morris ... scored power-play goals against Colorado College (Jan. 23) and Minnesota State (Feb. 19) ... posted first multi-point game on Feb. 5 at St. Cloud State (0-2–2) ... produced a season-high three-game point streak from Feb. 19-26 (1-2–3) ... centered first line for second half of the season ... whistled for 13 penalties, serving 37 minutes ... earned Rookie of the Year honors at the end-of-the-season banquet on March 31.

Played for BCHL’s Cowichan Valley Capitals for two seasons ... recorded 33 goals and 38 assists for 71 points in 115 games ... posted nine power-play goals and 10 game-winning tallies ... honored with team Most Improved and Academic awards ... suited up for part of the 2007-08 season with the Westside Warriors (BCHL).

PERSONAL: Born Sept. 15, 1989 ... son of Kim and Helene Gellert ... has one sibling – Michela ... enjoys wake surfing and golfing ... management major.

Goals (game)      1        6 times (last: 1/28/12 vs. DU)
Assists (game)    2        3 times (last: 10/15/11 vs. MC)
Points (game)     2        3 times (last: 10/15/11 vs. MC)
Goal Streak       n/a
Point Streak      3 gms    1/29/11-2/5/11
Multi-Point Gms   3 gms    (last: 10/15/11 vs. MC)



Position: Forward
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 181
Year: Senior
Hometown: Kelowna, B.C. (Cowichan Valley Capitals/BCHL)
Experience: 3 Letters
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