ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
34 - Steve Michalek
Steve Michalek
Height: 6-2
Weight: 196
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Glastonbury, Conn.
High School: Loomis Chaffee School
Position: Goaltender
Draft: Minnesota Wild
Shoots/Catches: Left

Selected in the sixth round (161st pick overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by the Minnesota Wild.

Freshman (2011-12) Stats
Named to All-Ivy League second team ... Recorded first Beanpot win with 24 saves on 26 shots in consolation game against Northeastern (Feb. 13) ... Allowed one goal on 25 shots in 3-1 win against Brown (Jan. 28) ... Stopped career-/season-high 36 shots, 16 in the final period, in 4-3 defeat of Yale (Jan. 27) ... Made 34 saves, including 15 in the third period, at No. 18 Colgate (Jan. 20) ... Registered 33 saves in ties at No. 18 North Dakota (Dec. 30) and No. 14 Union (Jan. 6) ... Made 31 saves, including several key stops down the stretch, to defeat Princeton, 4-3 (Dec. 10) ... Stopped 24 of 28 shots in relief in comeback from four goals down to defeat New Hampshire (Nov. 22) ... Recorded 30 saves in win at Clarkson (Nov. 18) ... Logged 30 saves and an assist in first collegiate win, against No. 18 Colgate (Nov. 12 ... Made 34 saves in Harvard debut in season opener against Princeton (Nov. 4).

Before Harvard
A three-year letterwinner and two-year most valuable player on the Loomis Chaffee hockey team … Named a New England prep all-star as a senior after making more than 1,000 saves with a .918 save percentage … Played in 2011 U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp … Helped U.S. National Under-18 Team win silver medal at 2010 Ivan Hlinka Tournament … Named Player of the Game in two of his three Ivan Hlinka starts, including a 1-0 loss to Canada in championship game … An all-conference selection for 2010-11 … Selected to Team Connecticut pick in '09 and '10 … A four-year letterwinner in baseball … Captained the baseball team as a senior.

Career Highs
Saves - 36 vs. Yale, Jan. 27, 2012
Points - 1 one assist vs. Colgate, Nov. 12, 2011
Assists - 1 vs. Colgate, Nov. 12, 2011