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4th - Points, 4th - Assists
Career Notes: Ranks fourth in school history with 118 points...ranks fourth in school history with 85 assists...ranks fourth in MCHA history with 71 assists...ranks eighth in MCHA history with 95 points.
2009-10: Named Second Team All-American by the American Hockey Coaches Association...earned MCHA Player of the Year honors making it three different Bulldogs in their three years in the league...named MCHA Offensive Player of the Week on Nov. 16 and Feb. 22...played in 28 games and led the team with 54 points (13G, 41A)...took 83 shots on net with a .157 shot percentage...finished the year with a +30 plus/minus rating...served 21 penalties for 58 minutes...scored five power play goals and two game-winning goals...set a season-high with eight points (2G,6A) against Northland on Nov. 13 and also set MCHA single-game record for assists...set a season-high with three goals against Milwaukee Eng. on Feb. 19...had five assists at Finlandia on Jan. 29...national leader in points per game (1.93)...also led Division III in assists (41)...ranked second in the MCHA in power play points (14)...had 15 multi-point games...set the MCHA season record for assists (36).
2008-09: Played in 28 games and was one of the most improved players on the team...finished fourth on the team in scoring with 40 points...also finished fourth in the MCHA in scoring...tallied 15 goals which ranked eighth in the MCHA...recorded 25 assists which ranked fourth in the league...finished 26th in Division III in points per game...had two multi-goal games against Finlandia on November 14 and Marian on November 22...had a +34 plus/minus rating and 26 penalty minutes...scored two power play goals and two game-winners.
2007-08: Played in 22 games as a freshman for the Bulldogs at right wing...finished the season with 24 points including five goals and 19 assists...scored three power play goals...tallied 48 shots and a .104 shot percentage...had a +22 plus/minus rating and picked up 13 penalties for 53 minutes...had a seven-game point streak from February 2-23...had a season-high four points on two occasions (December 7 versus MSOE & February 15 versus Concordia)...had a season-high +6 rating on February 16 against Concordia...recorded three assists in three different games.
Personal: Majoring in marketing...born in Richmond, Virginia on 5/29/86...son of John and Ann Dahlinger...brother, J.T., played hockey at Ferris State University...attended Holy Names High School in Windsor...played for the Aurora Tigers of the OPJHL...posted a record of 78-9-1 under coach Jerome Dupont...won the Canadian Nationals....favorite sports team is the Detroit Red Wings...favorite athlete is Henrik Zetterberg...favorite TV show is Entourage...favorite movie is Wedding Crashers.