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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.


2011-12 JUNIOR SEASON:
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.

2010-11 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
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.

2009-10 FRESHMAN SEASON:
  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.

BEFORE UAA:
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.

CAREER BESTS
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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