Ice Hockey


24   Dennis Kravchenko
Dennis  Kravchenko


Laguna Niguel, Calif.

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 182



Last Team:
Sioux Falls (USHL)


Kravchenko and Sverrisdottir Named UMass Student-Athletes of the Week

Kravchenko netted hat trick in hockey's win over Sacred Heart; Sverrisdottir led women's soccer to pair of A-10 wins.


Kravchenko & Montour Attending Anaheim Ducks Prospect Camp

The duo will be in action at Anaheim ICE on July 1-6.


Meet UMass Hockey's #24 Dennis Kravchenko

Meet UMass hockey freshman forward Dennis Kravchenko.



MIH VS. UNH Photos by Thom Kendall '93



MIH VS. SACRED HEART Photos by Thom Kendall '93



MIH VS. PROVIDENCE Photos by Thom Kendall '93



HCKY VS. MERRIMACK Photos by Thom Kendall '93



MIH VS. UCONN Photos by Thom Kendall '93

Hockey East Player of the Month (10/15)
Hockey East Player of the Week (10/19/15)
Hockey East Rookie of the Week (1/26/15)  
UMass Co-Athlete of the Week (10/19/15)
UMass Co-Athlete of the Week (10/26/15)

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015-16: Game-by-Game Statistics
Played in 32 games, totaling 12 goals and 16 assists for 32 points ... Logged 13 points in Hockey East play (5g, 8a) ... Had team-leading seven multi-point efforts, including two four-point games ... One of two players to record a hat trick on the season ... Tied for team lead in power-play goals with four ... Added one game winner... Led team with .533 faceoff percentage ... Registered a goal and an assist at Boston University (3/5) for seventh multi-point game of the season ...Logged a helper at No. 11 UMass Lowell (2/19) for eighth point in last eight games ... Picked up an assist at Northeastern (2/13) ... Recorded an assist in a 4-3 win over AIC (2/9) ... Matched career high with 10th goal of the season vs. Maine (1/30) ...Posted third multi-goal game of the season, including one power-play tally vs. Vermont (1/23) and was named the game’s No. 3 star ... Logged an assist vs. Union (12/11) ... Won 22-of-33 (66.7%) faceoffs over two games at #20 Notre Dame (12/4-5) ... Registered 10th assist of the season for 50th career point in a 3-3 tie at Vermont (11/15) ... Assisted a power-play goal vs. #14/13 Merrimack (11/13) ... Logged three assists in a 5-3 win over UConn (11/7) to tie a career high ... Netted a pair of goals, including one on the power play and won 15 of 22 (68%) faceoffs in a 5-4 win over Maine (10/30) ... Scored fifth goal of the season and added an assist on the power play vs. New Hampshire (10/23) ... Was selected as the co-UMass Student-Athlete of the Week following that performance ... Posted first career hat trick and added an assist to tie a career high with four points in a 5-2 win over Sacred Heart (10/16) ... Also won 10 of 16 (62.5%) faceoffs vs. the Pioneers ... Was named Hockey East Player of the Week following that performance ... Second goal of hat trick was named the No. 4 NCAA Play of the Week (10/19) ... Set a new career high with a four-point night in a 6-3 win over Colorado College (10/9), logging a goal and career-high three assists.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014-15: Game-by-Game Statistics
Finished fifth in the nation in freshman scoring with 33 points on 10 goals and a team-high 23 assists ... Became the first freshman to lead UMass in scoring since 2007-08 and just the third in the program's Hockey East era ... Totals included three power-play goals and one game winner with six points on the power play ... Won a squad-best 371 draws and posted a .499 faceoff percentage ... Assisted four of UMass' eight shorthanded goals ... Had a team-best 21 points (8g, 13a) in 22 Hockey East contests to rank 10th in the league and second among freshmen ... Notched 10th multi-point game of the year with a pair of assists at Notre Dame in the Hockey East Tournament (3/7) ... Set up Shane Walsh's game-winning goal in UMass' 5OT victory at Notre Dame in the Hockey East Tournament (3/6) ... Registered ninth multi-point game of the season with a pair of assists in a win over #12 Providence (2/21) ... Picked up 18th assist of the year at #16/15 UMass Lowell (2/14) to cap off seven game point scoring streak ... Logged second straight multi-point game vs. #16/15 UMass Lowell (2/13) ... Registered seventh multi-point game of the season with a goal and an assist and was +2 in a 5-2 win over #12/11 UMass Lowell (2/7) ... Scored ninth goal of the season on the power play vs. Northeastern (2/6) ... Logged an assist on the power play at #2 Boston University (1/30) ... Recorded second multi-goal game of the season, which included a power-play tally and the game winner, and was named the No. 1 star in a 4-1 win over #14/15 Merrimack (1/25) ... Picked up an assist shorthanded in a 4-4 tie at #14/15 Merrimack (1/23) ... Following the three point weekend vs. the Warriors, was tabbed Hockey East Rookie of the Week (1/26) ... Registered fifth multi-point game of the season with a pair of assist in a 6-4 win over New Hampshire (1/16) ... Posted second straight multi-point game with two assists vs. Connecticut (1/2) ... Logged third multi-point game of the season with a goal and an assist in a 5-1 win over Air Force (12/29) at the Catamount Cup ... Recorded seventh assist of the season vs. Northeastern (12/16) ... Picked up an assist vs. Notre Dame (12/5) ... Logged an assist on the game-winning goal in a 3-2 victory at #14 Quinnipiac (11/28) ... Scored an extra attacker goal at #13/12 Vermont (11/25) for fifth goal of the season ... Also won 11-of-18 (61.1%) faceoffs against the Catamounts ... Wrapped up four-game point scoring streak and three-game goal scoring streak with a goal and an assist in a 7-1 win over American International (11/7) for second multi-point game of the season ... Registered first career power-play goal at Maine (11/1) ... Had a three-point night, scoring first two goals of collegiate career at Maine (10/31) ... Notched an assist on the power play at #6 Boston College (10/25) ... Logged first career point with an assist on a shorthanded goal at Michigan State (10/17) ... Made collegiate debut vs. #20/15 Boston University (10/10), centering a line with Frank Vatrano and Troy Power.

BEFORE UMASS: Played three seasons in the United States Hockey League, including two with the Sioux Falls Stampede (2011-2014) with current UMass teammate Keith Burchett ... Registered 129 career points on 43 goals and 86 assists over 135 career regular season games ... Posted 62 points (22g, 40a) in 56 contests in 2012-13 ... Registered 46 points in 45 games with the Stampede in 2013-14 (13g, 33a) ... Was +18 for the season ... Led Team USA to the Gold medal at the World Junior A Championships in the Fall of 2013, serving as the squad's captain ... Had four points (1g, 3a) over four games in the tournament ... Played two seasons at Kimball Union Academy under current UMass assistant coach Ryan Miller ... Logged 112 points in 65 career games for Kimball Union, tallying 35 goals and 77 assists, an average of 1.72 points per-game ... Also played varsity soccer and lacrosse in high school.

PERSONAL: Born Dennis Vladimir Kravchenko on Mar. 30, 1994 in Salt Lake City, Utah ... Son of Vladimir and Olga and Teresa and George Fritz ... Has eight siblings: Daniel, Julie, Kevin and Alex and Greg, Liz, Paul, Daniel, and brother-in-law Brad ... Graduated from Washington High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 2012 ... Plans to major in communication.

Career Highs
Goals: 3 - vs. Sacred Heart (10/16/15)
Assists: 3 - 2x - Last vs. Connecticut (11/7/15)
Points: 4 - 2x - Last vs. Sacred Heart (10/16/15)

Most Recent Goal - Games Since at Boston University (3/5/16) - 0 
Multi-Goal Games: 5;  Last vs. Vermont (1/23/16)
Multi-Point Games: 17; Last at Boston University (3/5/16)

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