35 Sam Nelson
35 Sam Nelson
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Eau Claire, Wis.
High School: Regis
Position: G
Major: Maketing
gp 20
gs 20
min 1203:57
ga 54
gaa 2.69
sv 684

Personal: Participated in hockey, golf and soccer in high school...enjoys Netflix, aquatics and food...son of John and Lynn

Why Concordia: Felt like a good fit for me

Post graduation plans: Get a real job

The NELSON File
Favorite food:
Steak
Favorite restaurant: Taco Juanitas
Favorite movie: Shawshank Redemption
Favorite TV show: It's Always Sunny in Philidelphia
Favorite musical groups: Nelly
Favorite book: Hatchet
Place in the world I most want to visit: Iceland
Major sporting event I most want to go to: Stanley Cup final
My dream job is: Sports marketing
My bucket list includes: Skydiving
My favorite thing about the Concordia Men's Hockey team: The boys
What does it mean to be a Cobber: Hard work
What are you most thankful for: The boys
Who do people say you most look like: Turkke Rask
Which summer Olympic sport would you most like to compete in: Sycronized diving

Recent Games
Feb 10 St. Olaf T, 2-2
Feb 11 St. Olaf L, 5-3
Feb 17 at Bethel (Minn.) W, 6-2
Feb 18 at Bethel (Minn.) L, 4-3
Feb 23 at Hamline W, 3-2
Feb 25 at St. Thomas (Minn.) L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 20 14
Games started 20 14
Minutes 1203:57 844:41
Goals against 54 40
Goals-against average 2.69 2.84
Saves 684 500
Save pct .927 .926
Wins 10 6
Losses 8 6
Ties 2 2
Win pct .550 .500
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t
Oct 29 vs. St. Thomas (Minn.) W, 1-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 35 1.000 1 0 0
Oct 30 vs. Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Saint John's (Minn.) L, 5-2 1 58:37 4 4.09 29 .879 0 1 0
Nov 5 Saint John's (Minn.) W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Wis.-Stevens Point L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Wis.-Eau Claire L, 5-1 1 60:00 5 5.00 30 .857 0 1 0
Nov 25 at Plattsburgh St. W, 4-3 1 59:58 3 3.00 25 .893 1 0 0
Nov 26 vs. Norwich L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 at Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 5-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 36 .973 1 0 0
Dec 3 at Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 3-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 38 .950 1 0 0
Dec 9 Wis.-Stout W, 6-1 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 6 Wis.-Superior W, 3-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 25 .926 1 0 0
Jan 7 Wis.-River Falls W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 Hamline T, 1-1 1 64:52 1 0.92 37 .974 0 0 1
Jan 14 Hamline L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Augsburg L, 4-1 1 58:30 3 3.08 43 .935 0 1 0
Jan 21 at Augsburg L, 10-2 1 51:28 6 6.99 31 .838 0 1 0
Jan 27 Gust. Adolphus W, 4-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 40 1.000 1 0 0
Jan 28 Gust. Adolphus W, 3-2 1 63:58 2 1.88 30 .938 1 0 0
Feb 3 at St. Thomas (Minn.) W, 5-4 1 63:45 4 3.76 36 .900 1 0 0
Feb 4 at St. Thomas (Minn.) L, 5-0 1 60:00 5 5.00 42 .894 0 1 0
Feb 10 St. Olaf T, 2-2 1 65:00 2 1.85 32 .941 0 0 1
Feb 11 St. Olaf L, 5-3 1 59:11 4 4.06 30 .882 0 1 0
Feb 17 at Bethel (Minn.) W, 6-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 40 .952 1 0 0
Feb 18 at Bethel (Minn.) L, 4-3 1 59:20 4 4.04 36 .900 0 1 0
Feb 23 at Hamline W, 3-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 31 .939 1 0 0
Feb 25 at St. Thomas (Minn.) L, 2-1 1 59:18 2 2.02 38 .950 0 1 0
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
2016-17 20 20 1203:57 54 2.69 684 .927 10 8 2 .550
2017-18 5 5 290:21 15 3.10 138 .902 2 2 1 .500
Total 25 25 1494:18 69 2.77 822 .923 12 10 3 .540
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
Total 20 20 1203:57 54 2.69 684 .927 10 8 2 .550
Conference 14 14 844:41 40 2.84 500 .926 6 6 2 .500
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 7 431:38 15 2.09 223 .937 3 2 2 .571
Away 12 12 712:19 39 3.29 426 .916 6 6 0 .500
Neutral 1 1 60:00 0 0.00 35 1.000 1 0 0 1.000
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Wins 10 10 607:41 18 1.78 336 .949 10 0 0 1.000
Losses 8 8 466:24 33 4.25 279 .894 0 8 0 .000
Ties 2 2 129:52 3 1.39 69 .958 0 0 2 .500
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October 1 1 60:00 0 0.00 35 1.000 1 0 0 1.000
November 3 3 178:35 12 4.03 84 .875 1 2 0 .333
December 2 2 120:00 3 1.50 74 .961 2 0 0 1.000
January 6 6 358:48 14 2.34 206 .936 3 2 1 .583
February 8 8 486:34 25 3.08 285 .919 3 4 1 .438