15 Sam Kuzyk
15 Sam Kuzyk
Height: 6-3
Weight: 211
Year: Senior
Hometown: Winnipeg, Man.
Position: LW
Previous Team: Ft. Sask Traders (AJHL)
2007-08 26 17 12 29 71 .239 7-22 +21 7 0 1
2008-09 29 11 24 35 79 .139 9-18 +30 2 1 2
2009-10 28 20 24 44 100 .200 5-18 +30 9 0 2
Total 83 48 60 108 250 .192 21-58 +81 18 1 5

All-Time Rankings
4th - PPG, 4th - SOG, 5th - Goals, 5th - GWG

Career Notes: Ranks fifth in school history with 48 goals...ranks fourth in school history with 18 power play goals...ranks eighth in MCHA history with 16 power play goals...ranks 12th in MCHA history with 89 points.

2009-10: Named MCHA All-Academic...named MCHA All-Conference for the first time in his career...named as one of seven finalists for the BNY Mellon Hockey Humanitarian Award...played in 28 games and recorded 20 goals and 24 assists for a career-best 44 points...tied for second on the team in goals...registered 100 shots on goal with a .200 shot percentage...finished the year with a +30 plus/minus rating including a +5 with a season-high five points (2G, 3A) against Northland on Nov. 13...recorded a season-high nine shots and had a goal and two assists at Concordia (Wis.) on Dec. 4...scored two hat tricks on the season at Marian on Nov. 7 and against Concordia (Wis.) on Feb. 13...recorded two game-winning goals against Northland on Nov. 13 and against Concordia (Wis.) on Feb. 13...led the team with nine power play goals which was a career-best...ranked third in the MCHA in points per game (1.85)...ranked third in the MCHA in goals (17)...ranked third in the MCHA in power play points (12)...ranked 13th in Division III in points per game (1.57).

2008-09: Named MCHA All-Academic...played in all 29 games and tallied 11 goals and 24 assists...ranked second in the MCHA in assists and fifth in scoring...had a season-high four assists on January 31 against Marian...scored a pair of goals and added an assist on February 20 against Northland...had a +30 plus/minus rating...had two game-winning goals.

2007-08: Named MCHA Freshman of the Week after scoring 10 points in a two-game series against Concordia...played in 26 games for the Bulldogs...ranked fifth on the team with 17 goals and also had 12 assists good for 29 points...fired 71 shots and had a .239 shot percentage...posted a +21 plus/minus rating...picked up seven penalties for 22 minutes...scored seven power play goals which ranked fourth on the team...recorded two hat tricks in back-to-back games against Concordia (Feb 15-16)...registered a season-high six points with three goals and three assists on February 16 against Concordia...scored a season-high four goals on four shots on February 15 against Concordia...had a nine-game point streak snapped in the MCHA Tournament Final against Finlandia...became the first player in program history to score a Texas hat trick (4 goals in a game).

Personal: Majoring in business marketing with a minor in communications...recipient of the John Dawson Memorial Business Scholarship...born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on 6/27/86...son of Mike and Sharon Kuzyk...attended Springfield Collegiate School in Oakbank...played for the Fort Saskatchewan Traders of the AJHL...favorite sports team is the Edmonton Oilers...favorite athlete is Joe Sakic...favorite TV shows are The Office and Entourage.