Eugene Fadyeyev
Eugene  Fadyeyev


Kiev, Ukraine

Last College:
Madison Capitols (USHL)

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 181



Ohio State's Tanner Laczynski an NCAA and B1G Star

Sophomore named NCAA First Star of the Week


Buckeyes Down Colonials, 5-3

Weis and Laczynski post three points each, Pooley and Fadyeyev score first collegiate goals


Meet the Buckeye Men’s Hockey Freshmen

Six rookies on Ohio State 2017-18 squad


Buckeyes vs. Irish

Ohio State took on Notre Dame in a B1G game in Value City Arena.


Buckeyes Down Colonials, 5-3

Photo credit: Ric Kruszynski

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Ohio State Career
2017-18 (Freshman Season) 

  • Goal vs. Robert Morris 10/27 was NCAA No. 1 Play of the Week 
  • Made Ohio State debut 10/14 vs. RPI
  • Scored first goal as a Buckeye 10/27 vs. Robert Morris, +1 in game two vs. the Colonials

Prior to Ohio State

  • Spent two seasons with Madison Capitols in the USHL
  • Skated in 56 games in 2016-17 and had 29 points, with six goals and 23 assists, while serving as an assistant captain 
  • Five goals and 10 points in 28 games for the Capitols in 2015-16
  • Represented Ukraine in IIHF World Junior U18 Tournament in 2015
  • Played five games with USHL Madison in 2014-15 and skated in 16 regular season games, along with four postseason contests, for the Madison U18 team 
  • Played with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights 16U team
  • Member of national championship team with Wilkes-Barre in 2011-12
  • Graduated from Abundant Life Christian School in 2016

Off the Ice

  • Only child of Nikolay, a police officer, and Svetlana, who works in the furniture business
  • Would like to get into coaching
  • Enjoys dancing and soccer
  • Started playing hockey at age 5; father loves hockey and introduced him to the game
  • Favorite hockey player is Pavel Datsyuk “He is very good in all three areas of the ice and great both with the puck and without it.”
  • Played with Buckeye junior Sam McCormick and senior Freddy Gerard in Madison; was roommates with Gerard
  • Pick one: Movies – Gladiator and Happy Gilmore; Television show – Game of Thrones; Music group – Linkin Park; Professional team – Chicago Blackhawks; Homecooked meal – Borsch; Celebrity – Margot Robbie; Snack food – chocolate chip cookies; Ice cream flavor – peanut butter and chocolate; Sport other than hockey – soccer; Book – War and Peace