2005-06 Mark Matheson Photo Gallery
20 Mark Matheson
As a Senior in 2006-07 Scored a goal with 40 seconds left to salvage a tie vs. Providence (2/10).
Had a goal and an assist at UMass-Lowell (1/26).
Named UMass/Dinn Bros. Athlete of the Week for his efforts against Niagara (12/1)
Scored three goals, achieving his first hat trick in the UMass defeat of Niagara (12/1).
Scored a goal against Union College (11/25).
Scored one goal in the UMass win over Connecticut (11/18).
Took part in both goals against Northeastern (11/10) recording a goal and an assist in the 2-1 victory.
Scored first goal of season in a 3-2 win against No. 8 New Hampshire (10/26)
Tallied an assist against Clarkson (10/14) for his first point of the season.
As a Junior in 2005-06 Game-by-Game Statistics
Played in 34 games ... Spent time at both defense and forward ... Had 14 points on three goals and 11 assists ... Received Coaches' Award as well as the team's Academic Award ... Named to Hockey East All-Academic Team ... Had two penalties for four minutes ... First point of the season, an assist, came at Clarkson (10/15) ... Had an assist on the gamewinning goal vs. Boston University (11/12) ... Had an assist vs. Merrimack (12/6), and added another helper vs. Bowling Green (12/29) ... Scored first goal of the season vs. Army (12/30) in Toyota UConn Hockey Classic ... Notched assists vs. Merrimack (1/6), at New Hampshire (1/21) and vs. UMass Lowell (1/27) ... Tallied two assists vs. the River Hawks in 5-2 win (2/4) ... Recorded an assist vs. Vermont (2/17) ... Scored goals vs. Vermont (2/18) and at Northeastern (2/24) ... Recorded an assist at Maine (3/3) ... Wore No. 20.
As a Sophomore in 2004-05: Game-by-Game Statistics
Appeared in 37 of the team's 38 games ... Scored two goals and had five assists for seven points on the season ... Contributed a two-assist effort in 6-1 win against Mercyhurst (11/14) ... Season-best plus/minus of +4 came against Merrimack (11/5) ... Netted game winning goal against Canisius (10/16) in 2-1 win at Nye Frontier Classic ... Contributed to teams effort in 2-2 overtime tie vs. Maine (1/14) with a goal ... Had five penalties for 10 minutes ... Wore No. 26.
As a Freshman in 2003-04: Game-by-Game Statistics
Had a solid rookie year for the Minutemen, appearing in 22 games ... Was the only UMass regular not to commit a penalty ... Tallied four points (2g, 2a), including tallying points in his first two career games ... Dished out an assist in the season opener 6-3 win against UConn (10/9) ... Netted his first career goal, a power play tally, against St. Lawrence (10/18), this goal came with just a minute left in the first period and propelled the Minutemen to a 5-1 win ... Contributed an assist in 5-3 loss to Harvard (12/13) ... Netted his biggest point of the season, a power play goal against Boston University (2/21) tying the game at 2 with just over a minute left.
Before UMass: Played two years with the Calgary Royals, scoring 33 points (7g, 26a) in his second season, after tallying 24 points (6g, 18a) in his first year ... Was named team's Most Valuable Player for the 2002-03 season ... Before playing for the Royals, played two season with SWAA Royals "AAA" team and led them to a league championship ... Is also a standout lacrosse player and was on the Box Lacrosse National Team in 1998 and on the All-Star Team in 2001 ... Also an accomplished golfer.
Personal: Mark Daniel Matheson ... Born Feb. 1, 1984 in Calgary, Alberta ... Son of Ken and Kathleen Matheson ... An accounting major.