31 Merrick Madsen
31 Merrick Madsen
Height: 6-5
Weight: 190
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Acton, Calif.
High School: Proctor Academy
Position: Goaltender
Draft: Philadelphia Flyers
Shoots/Catches: Left
House Affiliation: Eliot

Selected in the sixth round (162nd overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry draft by the Philadelphia Flyers

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
Feb 27 at St. Lawrence W, 4-1
Mar 11 Rensselaer W, 5-2
Mar 12 Rensselaer W, 8-2
Mar 18 vs. St. Lawrence W, 2-1
Mar 19 vs. Quinnipiac L, 4-1
Mar 25 vs. Boston College L, 4-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 29 18
Games started 28 17
Minutes 1712:42 1060:06
Goals against 57 31
Goals-against average 2.00 1.75
Saves 771 455
Save pct .931 .936
Wins 18 11
Losses 7 3
Ties 3 3
Win pct .696 .735
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t
Oct 24 New Brunswick T, 3-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 at Dartmouth W, 7-0 1 59:42 0 0.00 25 1.000 1 0 0
Nov 1 Dartmouth W, 5-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 18 .900 1 0 0
Nov 6 No. 12/9 Yale T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 Brown W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 at No. 4/3 Quinnipiac L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Princeton W, 3-0 1 59:51 0 0.00 38 1.000 1 0 0
Nov 27 at No. 18 Notre Dame W, 4-1 1 59:51 1 1.00 29 .967 1 0 0
Nov 28 vs. Rensselaer W, 4-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 31 1.000 1 0 0
Dec 4 at Union T, 4-4 1 65:00 4 3.69 25 .862 0 0 1
Dec 5 at Rensselaer T, 0-0 1 65:00 0 0.00 32 1.000 0 0 1
Jan 1 vs. Ferris St. W, 7-3 1 55:25 2 2.17 34 .944 1 0 0
Jan 2 vs. Minnesota W, 4-3 1 61:51 3 2.91 26 .897 1 0 0
Jan 7 No. 11/11 Boston University L, 6-5 1 59:07 6 6.09 24 .800 0 1 0
Jan 9 vs. No. 2/1 Quinnipiac L, 5-4 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 No. 18 St. Lawrence W, 3-2 1 59:49 2 2.01 18 .900 1 0 0
Jan 16 Clarkson L, 5-1 0 30:25 2 3.95 17 .895 0 0 0
Jan 22 at Colgate W, 4-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 25 .926 1 0 0
Jan 23 at No. 10 Cornell W, 6-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 18 .900 1 0 0
Jan 29 Princeton W, 4-1 1 59:40 1 1.01 33 .971 1 0 0
Feb 1 vs. No. 4 Boston College L, 3-2 1 59:45 3 3.01 30 .909 0 1 0
Feb 5 at Brown W, 3-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 27 .931 1 0 0
Feb 6 at Yale L, 2-1 1 58:29 2 2.05 20 .909 0 1 0
Feb 8 vs. Northeastern L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 No. 18 Rensselaer L, 2-1 1 58:47 2 2.04 20 .909 0 1 0
Feb 13 Union W, 4-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 24 .960 1 0 0
Feb 19 No. 16 Cornell T, 2-2 1 64:58 2 1.85 31 .939 0 0 1
Feb 20 Colgate W, 7-4 1 59:37 4 4.03 26 .867 1 0 0
Feb 26 at Clarkson L, 2-1 1 58:48 2 2.04 20 .909 0 1 0
Feb 27 at St. Lawrence W, 4-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 38 .974 1 0 0
Mar 11 Rensselaer W, 5-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 25 .926 1 0 0
Mar 12 Rensselaer W, 8-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 37 .949 1 0 0
Mar 18 vs. St. Lawrence W, 2-1 1 62:13 1 0.96 35 .972 1 0 0
Mar 19 vs. Quinnipiac L, 4-1 1 57:55 3 3.11 24 .889 0 1 0
Mar 25 vs. Boston College L, 4-1 1 56:29 3 3.19 21 .875 0 1 0
  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 24 23 1429:03 54 2.27 604 .918 10 10 3 .500
Total 90 87 5288:35 187 2.12 2276 .924 56 23 8 .690
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
Total 29 28 1712:42 57 2.00 771 .931 18 7 3 .696
Conference 18 17 1060:06 31 1.75 455 .936 11 3 3 .735
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 10 632:23 26 2.47 273 .913 7 2 1 .750
Away 11 11 666:41 16 1.44 297 .949 7 2 2 .727
Neutral 7 7 413:38 15 2.18 201 .931 4 3 0 .571
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Wins 18 18 1077:59 28 1.56 507 .948 18 0 0 1.000
Losses 8 7 439:45 23 3.14 176 .884 0 7 0 .000
Ties 3 3 194:58 6 1.85 88 .936 0 0 3 .500
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October 1 1 59:42 0 0.00 25 1.000 1 0 0 1.000
November 4 4 239:42 3 0.75 116 .975 4 0 0 1.000
December 2 2 130:00 4 1.85 57 .934 0 0 2 .500
January 8 7 446:17 20 2.69 195 .907 6 1 0 .857
February 9 9 540:24 19 2.11 236 .925 4 4 1 .500
March 5 5 296:37 11 2.23 142 .928 3 2 0 .600