3 - Matt Wahl
Matt Wahl
Height: 6-1
Weight: 188
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wellington, FL
High School: Cranbrook Kingswood
Position: D
Previous Team: Omaha Lancers
S/C: R
gp 31
p 6
g 2
a 4
pim 12
+/- -13

 

As a Senior in 2014|Stats: Appeared in all 31 games on the season … Had one assist in a season opening win over defending national champion Yale … Scored the first goal in a 3-3 tie with St. Lawrence … Scored a power play goal in a 6-3 victory over Princeton … Had one assist and finished +1 in a 4-2 victory over Colorado College … Notched on assist in a 3-2 setback at #14 Clarkson … Recorded on assist and finished +2 in a 5-2 victory over #18 Colgate … Finished 3rd on the team with 46 blocked shots … Had three points (1g, 2a) on the power play … Had a season high four shots in a November setback at Cornell … Finished ECAC play with two goals and two assists … Finished +2 in a February 15th victory over #4 Quinnipiac.

As a Junior in 2013|Stats: Appeared in 32 games, missing four due to injury … Tallied eight assists on the year, six of which came in League contests … Blocked 49 shots and finished with an even plus/minus rating … Earned an assist on the power play goal that gave Brown a 2-0 lead in 3-0 win over Army … Notched an assist on the game-winning goal in 3-2 come-from-behind win over Holy Cross … Tallied an assist on the goal that gave Brown a 2-0 lead at #13 Yale … Posted an assist on the game-tying goal, scored with the extra attacker, in 3-3 tie with #12 Union … Recorded two assists, including one on the game-winning goal, in 3-2 victory at Clarkson … Tallied a pair of assists in 5-1 win over Colgate, helping Brown clinch home ice for the first time since 2005.

As a Sophomore in 2012: Appeared in 25 games, missing seven contests due to injury in February … Skated with classmate Dennis Robertson as the top defensive pairing, starting in 22 games … Earned 13 points (2g, 11a), including 2-7-9 numbers in ECAC Hockey competition … Registered his first points of the season with a pair of power play assists against #18 Colgate … Netted his first goal of the year in a 5-4 win over Cornell … Contributed an assist on the game-winning power play goal in a 2-1 victory at #9 Union … Named 3rd star in a 6-4 win over #14 Yale, tying his career high for points in a game with three (1g, 2a) … Added two assists  in a 5-2 victory at New Hampshire … Assisted on a goal in a 5-2 win over Providence in the Mayor’s Cup … Tallied an assist on a power play goal against Princeton … Registered a point for the fifth straight game with an assist on a power play goal in a 2-2 tie with Quinnipiac … Posted an assist against Harvard … Missed his first career game after playing 53 straight when he was scratched against St. Lawrence on February 4th due to injury … Ended the season ranked fifth on the team in assists, and seventh, second amongst defensemen, in points scored.

As a Freshman in 2011: One of six Bears to play in all 31 games, Wahl partnered with classmate Dennis Robertson as Brown’s top defensive pairing, logging significant minutes in all situations … Notched 13 points (3g, 10a), including 3-5-8 numbers in ECAC Hockey contests … Key part of the Bears’ special teams … Scored one power play goal … Earned his first career point with an assist on the power play against Princeton ... Scored his first career goal to give Brown a 1-0 lead in 3-2 win at Cornell, as Brown swept on the road at Colgate/Cornell for the first time since 1992-93 ...  Scored his 2nd goal of the year to give Brown a 2-0 lead in 4-3 loss to #13 Union ... Tallied a career-high three assists in 4-4 tie with Providence, earning 3rd star honors ... Earned an assist on the game-winning power play goal in the Bears’ next game, a 6-1 win over #10 Boston University ... Posted an assist on the power play in the next game against Minnesota State, while earning a spot on the Shillelagh Tournament All-Tournament Team ... Notched two assists in the next game, a 4-3 win over Harvard ... Gave Brown a 1-0 lead with his first career power play goal against Clarkson ... Tallied an assist on the game-tying goal in 2-2 tie at Quinnipiac ... Earned an assist for the second straight game with one against Harvard ... Was third on the team with 33 blocked shots … One of 23 Bears named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic Squad.

Before Brown: Wahl spent the 2009-10 season with the Omaha Lancers (USHL), after graduating from Cranbrook Kingswood … A Finalist for Michigan's "Mr. Hockey" while playing for Cranbook in 2008-09 … Played in 32 games with the Lancers in 2009-10 and posted six assists as well as a +11 rating … Was twice named a Michigan High School All-Star while at Cranbrook … Earned First Team All-State and All-MIHL First Team while helping to lead Cranbrook to the 2009 State Championship.

Personal: Matthew Bannon Wahl is the son of James and Jeanette Wahl of Wellington, Florida … Born in 1991 … Matt has one brother, Christopher … National Honor Society member while attending Cranbrook Kingswood in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan … Interests: Roller Hockey, Beach, Video Games … Concentration: Business, Entrepreneurship and Organizations.

Wahl's Career Highs
Goals: 1, 7x, last at Princeton (11/9/13)
Assists: 3, vs. Providence (12/7/10)
Points: 3, 2x, last vs. Yale (12/3/11)
PPG: 1, 2x, last at Princeton (11/9/13)
Shots: 5, vs. Cornell (3/1/13)
Blocked Shots: 4, 5x, last vs. Army (11/17/12)

Wahl's Career Stats
  GP G A PTS PPG SHG GWG BLK +/- Pen/Min
2010-2011 31 3 10 13 1 0 0 33 -13 8/16
2011-2012 25 2 11 13 0 0 0 30 -2 11/30
2012-2013 32 0 8 8 0 0 0 49 ev 10/28
2013-2014 31 2 4 6 1 0 0 46 -13 6/12
TOTALS 119 7 33 40 2 0 0 158 -28 35/86

Recent Games
Feb 21 at Dartmouth L, 2-1
Feb 22 at Harvard W, 2-0
Feb 28 Rensselaer L, 3-0
Mar 1 Union L, 3-0
Mar 7 at St. Lawrence L, 3-2
Mar 8 at St. Lawrence L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 31 22
Points 6 4
Goals 2 2
Assists 4 2
PIM 12 10
+/- -13 -11
Power-play goals 1 1
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Shots 38 30
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 25 vs. Yale W, 4-1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 26 vs. Dartmouth W, 5-3 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 1 Clarkson L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 2 St. Lawrence T, 3-3 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 8 at Quinnipiac L, 3-0 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 9 at Princeton W, 6-3 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 12 at New Hampshire L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 22 at Cornell L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 23 at Colgate L, 3-1 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 30 at Providence L, 3-2 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 6 Harvard W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 7 Dartmouth W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 3 at Denver T, 3-3 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 4 at Colorado College W, 4-2 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 11 Boston College T, 3-3 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 17 at St. Lawrence W, 5-3 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 18 at Clarkson L, 3-2 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 24 Yale W, 3-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 25 at Yale L, 6-0 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 31 Colgate W, 5-2 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 1 Cornell L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 7 at Union L, 4-3 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 8 at Rensselaer L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 14 Princeton L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 15 Quinnipiac W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 21 at Dartmouth L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 22 at Harvard W, 2-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 28 Rensselaer L, 3-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 1 Union L, 3-0 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 7 at St. Lawrence L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 8 at St. Lawrence L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
2010-11 31 3 10 13 16 -13 1 0 0 0 0 49
2011-12 25 2 11 13 30 -2 0 0 0 0 0 34
2012-13 32 0 8 8 28 +1 0 0 0 0 0 60
2013-14 31 2 4 6 12 -13 1 0 0 0 0 38
Total 119 7 33 40 86 -27 2 0 0 0 0 181
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Total 31 2 4 6 12 -13 1 0 0 0 0 38
Conference 22 2 2 4 10 -11 1 0 0 0 0 30
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 12 1 1 2 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 12
Away 17 1 2 3 10 -15 1 0 0 0 0 26
Neutral 2 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Wins 11 1 3 4 0 +5 1 0 0 0 0 9
Losses 17 0 1 1 12 -20 0 0 0 0 0 27
Ties 3 1 0 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2

September - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 2 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
November 8 2 0 2 6 -7 1 0 0 0 0 16
December 2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
January 8 0 3 3 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 7
February 8 0 0 0 2 -5 0 0 0 0 0 11
March 3 0 0 0 2 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2
April - - - 0 - - - - - - - -