27 - Mark Naclerio
Mark Naclerio
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Milford, Conn.
High School: Avon Old Farms
Position: F
Previous Team: Waterloo Blackhawks
S/C: R

As a Sophomore in 2014|Stats: Appeared in all 31 games for the Bears… Finished first on the team and 8th in the ECAC in goals with 16 … Finished tied for first on the team   with 19 assists… Finished first on the team and tied for 7th in the conference with 35 points … Finished the season +6 … Had nine multi-point games … Named ECAC Player of the Month for January … Had a season-high four points in a 5-3 victory over Dartmouth and again in a 5-3 win over St. Lawrence … Had a team-high four game winning goals … Was a dynamic force on special teams scoring three power play goals and one shorthanded goal … Tallied 20 points (9g, 11a) in 22 ECAC contests … Had a season high six shots in a 3-3 tie at Denver… Scored two goals and added one assist in a 4-1 victory over defending national champion Yale… Won 413 faceoffs on the year … Notched one assist in a 4-2 victory over #4 Quinnipiac … Scored nine points (3g, 6a) on the power play … Scored one goal and added one assist in a 4-2 victory at Colorado College … Had one assist at #4 Providence … Scored two goals and added one assist in a January victory over #18 Colgate… Tallied two goals and finished +1 in a victory at Princeton … Finished the season scoring 19.3% of his shots …  Was named ECAC Player of the Week on February 4th after leading Brown to a weekend split with #18 Colgate and #11 Cornell.

As a Freshman in 2013|Stats : Recipient of the James H. Fullerton Memorial Trophy as Brown’s Rookie of the Year … One of seven Bears to play in all 36 games, Naclerio was Brown’s top center throughout the season … Finished second on the team in scoring with 23 points and was tied for second with 17 assists … Scored one power play goal, one short-handed goal and two game-winning goals … Was also +3 for the season and had 2-11-13 totals in ECAC Hockey contests … Tallied at least one point in 17 games, including five multi-point outings … Earned 2-6-8 totals in seven playoff games … Named ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week on February 26th after helping lead Brown to a three-point weekend at Princeton (W, 4-1) and #1 Quinnipiac (T, 3-3) … Posted four points on the weekend, including a career-high three pints (1g, 2a) in the win over Princeton, assisting Brown’s two first period goals, including the game-winner, and scoring an empty net goal … The next night as Brown rallied from a late 3-1 deficit to tie the Bobcats, Naclerio had the primary assist on the Bears’ second goal, which brought the team to within 3-2 with 2:16 left in regulation … Finished the weekend with a +5 rating and also won 17 total faceoffs … Recorded his first career point with an assist on the goal that tied the game at 2-2 in 3-3 tie with Clarkson … Scored his first career goal, the game-winner, in 3-2 come-from-behind win over Holy Cross, named 1st Star … Won what was then a career-high 10 faceoffs in 2-2 tie with RPI … Scored a short-handed goal to bring Brown to within 2-1 late in the third period and also won 11 of 14 faceoffs against #18 Minnesota State … Won 12 of 17 faceoffs the next night in 7-2 win over AIC … Notched a pair of assists, including one on Harlow’s game-winning goal, in 3-2 victory at Clarkson; Was also 12 of 15 in the faceoff circle … Went 11 of 15 in faceoffs the next night at St. Lawrence … Was 11 of 15 in faceoffs, winning at least 10 draws for the sixth straight game, against #11 Dartmouth … Tallied an assist on Harlow’s goal in 2-1 loss at Colgate … Earned another assist, on the game-winning goal, the next night in 3-0 shutout at #18 Cornell … Posted a point for the third straight game with an assist on Pfeil’s goal in 1-1 tie with #2 Quinnipiac … Tied his career-high with two assists in 5-1 win over Princeton … Won a career-high 16 faceoffs in 1-0 victory over #9 Yale … Scored his fourth goal of the year and earned a point for the third straight game to get Brown on the board against Cornell; named 3rd Star … Scored the game-winning goal, his first career power play goal, to help lift Brown to a 3-0 win over Clarkson in game one of ECAC First Round; Also added an assist on Lorito’s goal, earning 2nd Star honors … Notched an assist on Lorito’s power play goal, giving Brown a 1-0 lead in 4-3 win over Clarkson as Brown swept the First Round series; also won a career-high 17 faceoffs … Scored an empty net goal with 10 seconds left in regulation to help clinch a 3-1 win over RPI in game one of ECAC Quarterfinals … Tallied an assist on Lappin’s game-winning goal, which gave Brown a 3-0 lead early in the second period, in 3-2 win over #16 RPI in game three of the Quarterfinals, while helping the Bears advance to the Semifinals for the first time since 2010; Also won 14 of 26 faceoffs … Matched a career-high with two assists, including one of the game-winner, in 4-0 victory over #1 Quinnipiac in ECAC Semifinals, helping Brown advance to the Championship game for the first time since 1993; also won 18 of 28 faceoffs and was named 3rd Star …  Earned an assist on Robertson’s power play goal in Championship game against #18 Union.

Before Brown: Spent the 2011-12 season playing for the Waterloo Black Hawks of the United States Hockey League (USHL) … Appeared in 50 regular season games for the Black Hawks, scoring 14 goals and registering 28 assists, a number that had him ranked in the top 25 for assists in the USHL … Played a key role in the Black Hawks’ run for the Clark Cup, earning 8 points (3g, 5a), a total that ranked among the top ten in the league for playoff scoring … Recipient of the 2012 “Unsung Hero” award for Waterloo … Played hockey at Avon Old Farms from 2008-2011, captaining the team during the 2010-2011 season … Recorded 94 points (36g, 58a) in 81 career games played at the school and was honored as MVP for a season … Helped lead the team to the 2010 New England Prep School Championship Title … Named to the All-New England Prep School Team during his senior season with Avon.

Personal: Mark Allan Naclerio is the son of Joseph and Holly Naclerio of Bridgeport, Connecticut … Has two brothers, Craig, a student at UConn, and Eric, a student at Connecticut College … Was a member of the National Honor Society, earned a spot on the Dean’s List for three years and was also selected for the Headmaster’s List at Avon Old Farms … A member of the Order of Old Farms and a recipient of the Yale Book Award … Also played a year of JV lacrosse and a year of JV baseball while at Avon … Works as a camp counselor for youth hockey camps during the summer … Interests: Going to the beach, reading and playing golf … Concentration: Undeclared.

Naclerio's Career Highs
Goals: 2, 4x, last vs. Colgate (1/31/14)
Assists: 3, 2x, last at St. Lawrence (1/17/14)
Points: 4, 2x, last at St. Lawrence (1/17/14)
PPG: 1, 4x, last at Union (2/7/14)
SHG: 1, 2x, last at Princeton (11/9/13)
6, at Denver (1/3/14)
Blocked Shots: 4,2x, last vs. Yale (2/12/13)
Faceoff Wins: 18, vs. Quinnipiac (3/22/13)
Faceoff Winning %: .800, at Clarkson (1/11/13)

Naclerio's Career Stats
2012-2013 36 6 17 23 1 1 2 28 +3 8/16
2013-2014 31 16 19 35 3 1 4 23 +6 10/20
TOTALS 67 22 36 58 4 2 6 51 +9 18/36