ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
8 - Ian Tallett
Ian Tallett
Height: 6-2
Weight: 207
Year: Senior
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: Ladue
Position: Defenseman
Major: Government
Bats/Throws: Left
House Affiliation: Lowell

Senior (2009-10) Stats
An ECAC Hockey All-Academic selection ... Skated in 13 games on the Harvard blue line ... Played in three of the final five games of the regular season, going +4 in that span ... Registered first point of season with an assist in 4-3 win against No. 16 Union (Feb. 13).

Junior (2008-09)
An ECAC Hockey All-Academic selection ... Often skated alongside classmate Alex Biega or sophomore Chris Huxley ... Scored first career goal in 3-1 win against Rensselaer (Nov. 4) and added an assist in the next game against the Engineers (Nov. 7) ... Also recorded helpers in 3-3 tie at Brown (Nov. 18) and 4-3 Beanpot loss to No. 1 Boston University (Feb. 2) ... Had a plus or even rating in 21 of 30 games.

Sophomore (2007-08)
Earned the Angier Trophy as the Crimson's most improved player ... Tied for the team lead in plus/minus, along with Doug Rogers ... Had a minus rating just once in 22 games played (-1, Feb. 1 at Brown) and was +14 in his final 12 outings ... Helped Harvard lead ECAC Hockey in scoring defense (1.86 goals allowed per game) and penalty killing (.913, 94 for 103) in league play ... Was +3 in quarterfinal series-opening win against Quinnipiac (March 14) and had an assist in the series clincher ... Registered first multi-point game with two assists in 4-1 win against No. 16 Quinnipiac (Feb. 16) ... Also picked up an assist in Beanpot championship game against No. 7 Boston College (Feb. 11) ... Was +4 in the Beanpot final and +3 in the 3-1 semifinal win against No. 14 Northeastern ... Registered first collegiate point, an assist, in tie at Vermont (Dec. 8).

Freshman (2006-07)
ECAC Hockey League All-Academic selection ... Made collegiate debut in win over Rensselaer (Feb. 3) ... Played in Beanpot game against Northeastern (Feb. 12).

Before Harvard
Made the United States Hockey League All-Star/Prospects Game as a member of the Chicago Steel in 2005-06 ... Selected in the first round (fifth overall pick) of the USHL Draft ... Lettered three years each in hockey and lacrosse at Delbarton High School (freshman), Mary Institute and Saint Louis Country Day School (MICDS, sophomore and junior), Stevenson High School and Ladue High School (senior) ... Played for St. Louis Midget AAA while at MICDS ... Played on back-to-back state championship lacrosse teams at MICDS and, as a senior, captained Ladue to its first lacrosse playoff berth ... Made all-conference and all-state first teams in lacrosse.

Personal
Received academic honors in high school ... Enjoys golf ... Family moved to St. Louis from New Jersey after freshman year of high school.

Career Highs
Points - 2 two assists vs. Quinnipiac, Feb. 16, 2008
Goals - 1 vs. Rensselaer, Nov. 4, 2008
Assists - 2 vs. Quinnipiac, Feb. 16, 2008
Point Streak - 2 Nov. 4-7, 2008

Career Stats

Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG
2006-07................ 2 0 0 0 2 .000 1-2 -2 0 0 0
2007-08................ 22 0 5 5 15 .000 9-18 +13 0 0 0
2008-09................ 30 1 3 4 17 .059 14-28 -6 0 0 0
2009-10................ 13 0 1 1 16 .000 6-12 -5 0 0 0
TOTAL................... 67 1 9 10 50 .020 30-60 0 0 0 0