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34   Alex Wakaluk
Alex Wakaluk

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Bellevue, Alberta

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Position:
G

Birthdate:
08/20/1993

Last Team:
Melville (SJHL)


01/13/2014

MIH vs. US-UNDER 18

MIH vs. US-UNDER 18 Photos by Thom Kendall '93

11/09/2013

MIH vs. UNH

MIH vs. UNH Photos by Thom Kendall '93

11/01/2013

MIH vs. MAINE(1)

MIH vs. MAINE(1) Photos by Thom Kendall '93

10/22/2013

MIH vs. MSU (2)

MIH vs. MSU (2) Photos by Thom Kendall '93

CAREER HONORS
2013-14 Hockey East All-Academic Team/Hockey East Academic All-Star Team

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013-14: Game-by-Game Statistics
Played in three games, a total of 97:32 minutes, making 40 saves ... Was named the team's Most Improved Player ... Logged a season-high 18 saves in 35:06 vs. #7 UMass Lowell (2/8) ... Made collegiate debut at Maine (10/26), recording 17 saves and an assist on the power play.

BEFORE UMASS: Played two seasons with the Melville Millionaires of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (2011-13) ... Backstopped the Millionaires to a record of 35-14 in 2012-13 en route to SJHL MVP honors and was a finalist for the RBC Canadian Junior Hockey League Player of the Year award ... Finished in the top-three in virtually every major statistical category in 2012-13 ... Was first in the league in wins (28) ... Ranked second in save percentage (.930), saves (1,385), shutouts (five) and minutes played (2,721) ... Finished third in the SJHL in goals-against average (2.32) ... Over 13 SJHL playoff games, logged a 2.22 goals-against average and a .930 save percentage with 397 stops ... Appeared in 26 contests in 2011-12 for Melville, recording a 2.97 GAA and a save percentage of .910 with 13 wins and one shutout.

PERSONAL: Born Alexander William Wakaluk on Aug. 20, 1993 in Lethbridge, Alberta ... Son of Darcy and Dawn Wakaluk ... Has three siblings: Logan, Brock and Tori ... Father, Darcy, played in the NHL as a goaltender for the Buffalo Sabres, Minnesota North Stars, Dallas Stars and Phoenix Coyotes ... Graduated from Chinook High in 2011 ... Major is undeclared.

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Career Highs
Saves: 18 - vs. UMass Lowell (2/8/14)
Assists: 1 - at Maine (10/26/13)

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