Matt Ward

12 Matt Ward

  • Height:
    5-8
  • Weight:
    175
  • Year:
    So.
  • Hometown:
    Shrewsbury, Mass.
  • High School:
    Shrewsbury
  • Position:
    A
gp 14
p 36
g 28
a 8

ACCOLADES

2018: Saint Anselm Fall Dean's List...Northeast-10 Fall Commissioner's Honor Roll...Northeast-10 All-Rookie Team...Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week (Apr. 18)...Northeast-10 Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll.

AT SAINT ANSELM

2018: Played in all 16 games for the Hawks as a freshman, scoring 32 goals and 18 assists for 50 points (32-18=50)...Picked up 11 ground balls on the season...Ranked 11th in the NE10 in assists per game (1.13)...14th in the conference in goals per game (2.00)...10th in the NE10 in points per game (3.13)...Ranked fifth in the league in shot percentage (.410), leading the team in that statistic...Scored the game-winning goal at home against LIU Post on Apr. 24...Made his collegiate debut at Post on Mar. 10, scoring two goals and as many assists for four points (2-2=4)...Had a man-up goal at home against Pace on Apr. 11...Recorded a season-best five points in three games, doing so first against Pace on Apr. 11...Scored four goals against the Setters before posting three goals and two assists for five points (3-2=5) on Apr. 28 and May 1 against Saint Rose...Recorded at least one point of offense in all but one of his 16 games played...Started the final nine games of the season for the Hawks.

PRIOR TO SAINT ANSELM: 2017 graduate of Shrewsbury HS...Played four years of ice hockey and lacrosse for the Colonials...Earned Honor Roll recognition...Was a three-time Central Massachusetts All-Star...Also captured First Team Midland Wachusett League All-Star honors on three-separate occasions...Was a two-time Worcester Telegram & Gazette Super Team selection and was a finalist for the Telegram & Gazette Male Athlete of the Year Award...Finished his career as a 2017 First Team All-Central Massachusetts selection, scoring 149 career goals and 91 assists for 240 points (149-91=240)...Is the Shrewsbury HS lacrosse program record-holder in career assists (91) and its second all-time leading point scorer (240)...Captained the ice hockey team to a state championship as a senior...Named 2017 Player of the Year in ice hockey by the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.

PERSONAL: Son of Art and Kristen...Brother of Kevin and Colin...Father, Art, played ice hockey at Fairfield...Aspires to work in the financial market...Finance and Business major...Enjoys spending time with friends and family.

Recent Games
Apr 10 at No. 9 Pace L, 16-15
Apr 13 at RV Bentley L, 10-8
Apr 16 at St. Michael's W, 16-6
Apr 20 Assumption W, 12-10
Apr 23 Saint Rose W, 19-11
Apr 27 at No. 5 Merrimack L, 14-8
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 14 11
Points 36 24
Goals 28 18
Assists 8 6
Man-up goals 7 4
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 28 24
Turnovers 17 14
Caused turnovers 4 3
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 69 49
Shooting percentage 40.6 36.7
Shots on goal 42 30
Shots on goal percentage 60.9 61.2
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 23 at No. 6 LIU Post L, 15-10 2 0 2 1 0 2 1 0 0-0 10 20.0 4 40.0
Mar 16 No. 1 Adelphi L, 17-7 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 21 at Franklin Pierce W, 15-9 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0-0 3 33.3 1 33.3
Mar 23 Post W, 25-9 7 1 8 2 0 1 0 1 0-0 8 87.5 7 87.5
Mar 27 Southern N.H. W, 15-6 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 7 14.3 5 71.4
Mar 30 at No. 7 Le Moyne L, 15-5 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 2 No. 4 Merrimack L, 18-12 1 0 1 1 0 2 2 1 0-0 4 25.0 2 50.0
Apr 5 American International W, 24-5 4 0 4 0 0 4 2 0 0-0 5 80.0 4 80.0
Apr 10 at No. 9 Pace L, 16-15 3 1 4 1 0 2 1 2 0-0 7 42.9 5 71.4
Apr 13 at RV Bentley L, 10-8 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 4 50.0 3 75.0
Apr 16 at St. Michael's W, 16-6 2 0 2 1 0 4 2 0 0-0 3 66.7 2 66.7
Apr 20 Assumption W, 12-10 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 4 0.0 2 50.0
Apr 23 Saint Rose W, 19-11 4 1 5 0 0 6 3 0 0-0 12 33.3 6 50.0
Apr 27 at No. 5 Merrimack L, 14-8 1 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 2 50.0 1 50.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2017-18 16 9 32 18 50 1 1 11 10 2 0-0 78 41.0 54 69.2
2018-19 14 14 28 8 36 7 0 28 17 4 0-0 69 40.6 42 60.9
Total 30 23 60 26 86 8 1 39 27 6 0-0 147 40.8 96 65.3
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 14 14 28 8 36 7 0 28 17 4 0-0 69 40.6 42 60.9
Conference 11 11 18 6 24 4 0 24 14 3 0-0 49 36.7 30 61.2
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 7 7 17 6 23 3 0 16 9 2 0-0 40 42.5 26 65.0
Away 7 7 11 2 13 4 0 12 8 2 0-0 29 37.9 16 55.2
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 7 7 19 5 24 4 0 18 8 1 0-0 42 45.2 27 64.3
Losses 7 7 9 3 12 3 0 10 9 3 0-0 27 33.3 15 55.6
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February 1 1 2 0 2 1 0 2 1 0 0-0 10 20.0 4 40.0
March 5 5 9 3 12 3 0 4 4 1 0-0 18 50.0 13 72.2
April 8 8 17 5 22 3 0 22 12 3 0-0 41 41.5 25 61.0