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31 Merrick Madsen
31 Merrick Madsen
Height: 6-5
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: Acton, Calif.
High School: Proctor Academy
Position: Goaltender
Draft: Arizona Coyotes
Major: Statistics
Shoots/Catches: Left
House Affiliation: Dunster

Selected in the sixth round (162nd overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry draft by the Philadelphia Flyers. Rights traded to Arizona Coyotes, June 2017.

Career Highs:
Assists: 1 (2x, most recent vs. Clarkson, 2/24/17)
Saves: 48 (vs. Minnesota, 11/18/17)
Shutouts: 9 (most recent vs. Brown, 11/4/17)

Senior (2017-18)

Voted co-captain. 

Junior (2016-17) Stats
Started all 36 games ... Mike Richter Award semifinalist ... Walter Brown Award semifinalist ... ECAC Hockey Goaltender of the Month (Feb., March) ... ECAC Hockey Tournament and NCAA East Region MOP ... All-ECAC Hockey third team ... All-Ivy first team ... Four time ECAC Hockey Goaltender of the Week (Nov. 22, Jan. 3, Jan. 10, March 21) ... Finished season top-20 in the nation in GAA (2.11) and save percentage (.923) ... 28 victories was most in a single season by a Harvard goaltender ... 16-game win streak was longest-ever by a goaltender in program history ... Shuout Providence in NCAA first round  ... Remained unbeaten for final 13 games of regular season ... Totaled 30 saves in win over Clarkson Feb. 24 ... Allowed just one goal over four-game stretch (Jan. 20 - Jan. 28) ... Collected shutout in win at Brown Feb. 18 ... Totaled 32 saves in win against Union Feb. 10 ... Posted shutout against Brown Jan. 20 ... Three-straight games with 30-plus saves (Dec. 30 - Jan. 7)... Stopped 34 shots in win against Quinnipiac Jan. 6 ... Snagged 32 saves on Nov. 26 against Bentley... Set a season high of 33 saves against then-No. 3 Boston College on Nov. 18... Earned 17 saves against Quinnipiac on Nov. 12 ... Posted 27 saves against Princeton on Nov. 11 ... Added 20 saves to his record on Nov. 5 against Cornell ... Tallied 14 saves against Colgate on Nov. 4 ...  Earned 23 saves against Arizona State on Oct. 28 and 24 on Oct. 29.

Sophomore (2015-16) Stats
Nominee for Mike Richter Award ... All-Ivy League honorable mention ... Started 28 games, playing 1712:42 ... Finished the year with a 2.00 GAA, 14th in the nation, and a .931 save percentage, eighth in the country ... Donald Angier Trophy winner as most improved player on the team ...  Earned first collegiate shutout in first start, making 25 saves at Dartmouth Oct. 31, 2015 … Stopped a career-high 38 shots in shutout of Princeton Nov. 14 … Shillelagh Tournament MVP, making 60-of-61 saves, including a shutout of Rensselaer in the title game … Made 32 saves in fourth shutout of the season, a 0-0 tie at Rensselaer Dec. 5 … Named to All-Tournament team at Mariucci Classic for making 60-of-65 saves in the Crimson’s two-game sweep ... Posted back-to-back wins at Colgate and Cornell Jan. 22-23 ... Turned away 33 shots in a 4-1 win over Princeton Jan. 29 ... Tied his career-high with 38 saves against St. Lawrence Feb. 27 ... Had 37 stops in Harvard's 8-2 win over Rensselaer March 12 ... Stopped 35 shots in Harvard's 2-1 overtime win over St. Lawrence in the ECAC semifinals.

Freshman (2014-15) Stats
Saw action in two games, playing 43:17 ... Made Harvard debut against St. Lawrence Jan. 17, making 11 saves.

Before Harvard: Spent last season with the Minot Minotaurs, finishing with a 10-16 record and 680 saves … Two-year starter in goal for Proctor Academy … Awarded the Spencer V. Wright Award for Athletic Achievement and Sportsmanship and was named to the NEPSIHA All-New England team as a senior … Skated for the West Valley Wolves and California Heat club teams … Was a member of the National Honors Society at Proctor Academy also earning the Lee Carvalho Award for Excellence in Mathematics … In the community he served as a volunteer student-coach for the California Heat and participated in the Dream Catchers Organization.

Recent Games
Jan 5 Rensselaer W, 3-0
Jan 6 Union W, 4-3
Jan 9 at Rensselaer T, 2-2
Jan 12 Princeton W, 3-1
Jan 13 Quinnipiac T, 2-2
Jan 19 at No. 2 Clarkson T, 6-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 15 11
Games started 14 10
Minutes 864:44 621:32
Goals against 33 22
Goals-against average 2.29 2.12
Saves 381 266
Save pct .920 .924
Wins 6 5
Losses 5 3
Ties 3 2
Win pct .536 .600
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t
Oct 21 USNTDP U-18 W, 7-2 1 40:00 0 0.00 14 1.000 1 0 0
Oct 29 Dartmouth W, 5-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 19 1.000 1 0 0
Nov 3 Yale L, 5-2 1 60:00 5 5.00 21 .808 0 1 0
Nov 4 Brown W, 3-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 26 1.000 1 0 0
Nov 10 at Colgate L, 2-1 1 58:25 2 2.05 18 .900 0 1 0
Nov 11 at No. 12 Cornell L, 3-2 1 60:00 3 3.00 21 .875 0 1 0
Nov 17 at No. 6 Minnesota L, 4-2 1 57:37 4 4.17 23 .852 0 1 0
Nov 18 at No. 6 Minnesota L, 2-1 1 60:35 2 1.98 48 .960 0 1 0
Nov 24 at No. 13 Boston College T, 4-4 1 65:00 4 3.69 17 .810 0 0 1
Dec 1 at Quinnipiac W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 at Princeton W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 vs. UMass Lowell L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Vermont W, 4-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 27 .964 1 0 0
Jan 5 Rensselaer W, 3-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 32 1.000 1 0 0
Jan 6 Union W, 4-3 1 64:54 3 2.77 35 .921 1 0 0
Jan 9 at Rensselaer T, 2-2 0 25:00 1 2.40 11 .917 0 0 1
Jan 12 Princeton W, 3-1 1 59:25 1 1.01 35 .972 1 0 0
Jan 13 Quinnipiac T, 2-2 1 64:45 2 1.85 28 .933 0 0 1
Jan 19 at No. 2 Clarkson T, 6-6 1 49:03 5 6.12 20 .800 0 0 0
Jan 20 at St. Lawrence   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Cornell   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Colgate   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 vs. Boston University   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Union   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 vs. Championship/Consolation   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 St. Lawrence   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Clarkson   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Brown   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Yale   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at ECAC Hockey Playoffs   - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
2014-15 1 0 43:17 2 2.77 11 .846 0 0 0 -
2015-16 29 28 1712:42 57 2.00 771 .931 18 7 3 .696
2016-17 36 36 2103:33 74 2.11 890 .923 28 6 2 .806
2017-18 15 14 864:44 33 2.29 381 .920 6 5 3 .536
Total 81 78 4724:16 166 2.11 2053 .925 52 18 8 .718
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
Total 15 14 864:44 33 2.29 381 .920 6 5 3 .536
Conference 11 10 621:32 22 2.12 266 .924 5 3 2 .600
Exhibition 1 1 40:00 0 0.00 14 1.000 1 0 0 1.000
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Home 7 7 429:04 11 1.54 196 .947 5 1 1 .786
Away 8 7 435:40 22 3.03 185 .894 1 4 2 .286
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 6 6 364:19 5 0.82 174 .972 6 0 0 1.000
Losses 5 5 296:37 16 3.24 131 .891 0 5 0 .000
Ties 4 3 203:48 12 3.53 76 .864 0 0 3 .500
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October 1 1 60:00 0 0.00 19 1.000 1 0 0 1.000
November 7 7 421:37 20 2.85 174 .897 1 5 1 .214
December 1 1 60:00 1 1.00 27 .964 1 0 0 1.000
January 6 5 323:07 12 2.23 161 .931 3 0 2 .800

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