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33 Olivier Mantha

2017-18 SENIOR SEASON: He finished his career with 3,449 saves, the most of any UAA goalie ... he finished with 946 saves this season, one shy of the season record set by Paul Krake in 1990-91 ... finished first in career save percentage (.908) and career minutes (6973:22) ... he is fourth in career goals against average (3.01) and sixth in wins (28) ... a nominee for the Hobey Baker Award ... a three-time WCHA Goalie of the Week ... recorded a season-high of 46 saves at Ferris State on Dec. 1 ... made 30-plus saves 17 times and 40-plus saves four times ... WCHA Scholar-Athlete ... named to WCHA Academic Team ... Google Cloud Academic All-American ... GNAC FAR Scholar-Athlete Award recepient ... Krampade All-American Scholar honoree from the AHCA. 

2016-17 JUNIOR SEASON: Dressed as assistant captain, starting in 29 games and seeing action 30 times – good for 8th-most on UAA goaltender single-season list … posted third career shutout with 22 saves in 1-0 victory over Canisius (Oct. 15), leading to spot on the Brice Alaska Goal Rush All-Tournament Team … posted 53 saves at Penn State in 3-1 defeat, Nov. 12, tied for 3rd-most in single game in program history; provided 25 saves in 2nd period – most during career … pushed back 50 shots Feb. 18 at Ferris State in 3-0 loss (t-11th highest in program history) … made 867 saves during season, tying NHLer Nathan Lawson (2004-05) for 2nd-most on Green & Gold's single-season list … recorded 2.82 goals-against average, good for 9th-best by Seawolf … made top 10 on UAA goaltender single-season save percentage list for third time, posting .913 mark (5th best) … whistled for one penalty all season … finished third season with 2nd-most saves (2,503) and games played (91) by masked man in Seawolf history … moved into tie for 6th on UAA's all-time career goaltender wins list with 24 … other career ranks following junior season included 3rd in GAA (2.87), 5th in shutouts (3) and No. 1 in save percentage at .910 … played in 5,189 minutes over career, amassing 3rd-most game time for Seawolf goaltender … one of record nine Seawolves named as WCHA Scholar-Athlete Award recipient … two-time member of WCHA All-Academic Team … won Craig Homan Most Valuable Player Award for third consecutive year at team awards … also voted by fans as Leon Thompson Fan Favorite for second time.

2015-16 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Earned team's MVP honors for second straight season … dressed in 32 of 34 games, producing 10-18-3 overall record, .903 save percentage and a 2.88 goals-against average … save percentage ranks No. 8 all-time in UAA record books, while GAA ranks No. 9 on single-season list … furnished season-high 40 saves at Minnesota State (Nov. 27) … furnished second career shutout on Nov. 14 vs. Ferris State with 25 saves … named WCHA Defensive Player of the Week, twice – Oct. 26 & Dec. 7 … received WCHA Scholar-Athlete Award and named to WCHA All-Academic Team … nominated for UAA's Bill MacKay Athlete of the Year honor … on all-time UAA career goaltender list, No. 1 for save percentage (.908), tied for No. 13 for wins (17), No. 13 for minutes played (3,424.21), No. 3 for goals-against average (2.89), No. 10 for saves (1,636) and tied for No. 5 for shutouts (2).

2014-15 FRESHMAN SEASON: Concluded rookie campaign with action in 29 games … backstopped Seawolves to seven wins, while picking up 18 losses and three ties … collected wins against Wisconsin, Air Force, Lake Superior State, Northern Michigan, Alaska Fairbanks (2) and Bowling Green … finished with 2.90 goals-against average, good for No. 11 on all-time UAA single-season list … .914 save percentage currently ranks No. 1 on the all-time UAA career list, while tying for third on all-time UAA single-season list with Nathan Lawson (2004-05) … picked up first collegiate shutout Nov. 22 vs. Northern Michigan (4-0) with 28 saves … posted five 40+ save efforts, including season-high 49 at Minnesota State (Feb. 7) … posted season-high 23 saves in a period Oct. 14 at Maine … logged 1,590:22 minutes, while stopping 816 shots … tagged for one penalty … named WCHA Rookie of the Week on Jan. 19 after stopping 80 of 83 shots vs. UAF (Jan. 16-17), backstopping UAA to victories … voted team's MVP, Rookie of the Year, Most Inspirational Player and Leon Thompson Fan Favorite.

BEFORE UAA: Dressed with the Penticton Vees of the BCHL for the 2013-14 season, helping team to the division title … produced a 2.27 goals-against average and a .912 save percentage in 28 games played with the Vees … prior to junior hockey, attended College Lafleche in Trois-Rivieres, Quebec … in 75 games played, registered a 3.50 goals-against average and a .901 save percentage at Lafleche.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 18, 1993 in La Tuque, Quebec … son of Roger Mantha and Chantale Lapointe … has one sibling – Marie-Michelle … mathematics major.

CAREER BESTS
Most Saves/Game   53 11/12/16 at PSU
Most Saves/Period 25 11/12/16 at PSU
Assists  
Shutouts           3 (last: 10/15/16 vs. CAN, 22 saves)

 

Position: Goaltender
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 192
Year: Senior
Hometown: La Tuque, Quebec
High School: Penticton Vees/BCHL
Experience: 3 Letters
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