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Matthew Weis
Matthew  Weis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Freehold, N.J.

Last College:
Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190

Position:
F

05/10/2018

Weis Signs with Chicago Wolves

2018 senior was an Honorable Mention All-B1G selection

04/10/2018

Academic Standouts Recognized

20 Buckeyes named Ohio State Scholar-Athletes

04/05/2018

Frozen Four - Practice and Media Day

The Buckeyes take on Minnesota Duluth in the NCAA semifinals Thursday

04/03/2018

Ohio State Heads to the Frozen Four in Saint Paul

Buckeyes will take on Minnesota Duluth Thursday in semifinals

03/19/2018

Buckeye Hockey Update - NCAA Midwest Regional Week

No. 1 seed Ohio State takes on No. 4 seed Princeton Saturday in Allentown, Pa.

03/09/2018

Matthew Weis - B1G Tourney Semifinal Preview

Matthew Weis - B1G Tourney Semifinal Preview

02/23/2018

Matthew Weis - UW Home Series Preview

Matthew Weis - UW Home Series Preview

12/12/2017

Coach Rohlik, Matt Miller, Matthew Weis and Sean Romeo speak after the 4-1 win.

Coach Rohlik, Matt Miller, Matthew Weis and Sean Romeo speak after the 4-1 win.

11/01/2017

Matthew Weis - Notre Dame Home Series Preview

Matthew Weis - Notre Dame Home Series Preview

10/18/2017

Matthew Weis - UMass Preview

Matthew Weis - UMass Preview

04/03/2018

Frozen Four

For the first time since 1998, the Buckeyes make their way to the Frozen Four in search of their first national championship.

03/03/2018

Buckeyes Down Spartans in B1G Quarterfinals

Ohio State won 4-3 in overtime to advance to the tournament semifinals (Photo credit Mac Connor)

03/03/2018

Ohio State Wins B1G Tournament Quarterfinal Series

The Buckeyes beat the Spartans in overtime to advance to the semifinals. (Photo credit Ric Kruszynski)

03/02/2018

Ohio State Wins B1G Tournament Quarterfinal Game One, 6-2

Ohio State Wins B1G Tournament Quarterfinal Game One, 6-2

02/24/2018

Buckeyes Shut Out Badgers

Ohio State posted a 4-0 win over Wisconsin on Senior Night

Attracted to Ohio State because of the strong athletic program ... started roller hockey at the age of 4 and ice hockey at the age 5 because his father and grandfather were huge fans and transferred their love of the game ... favorite player is Sidney Crosby because he is exciting to watch and every time he touches the puck something happens ... Pick One: Movie - Wedding Crashers; Television show - Two and a Half Men; Professional team - New Jersey Devils; Athlete - Derek Jeter; Home cooked meal - chicken cutlet; Celebrity - Adam Sandler; Snack food - chips and salsa; Ice cream flavor - cookies and cream; Sports other than hockey - baseball, golf and football; Vacation spot - Aruba; Place hockey has taken you - Europe.

Ohio State Career: 2018 Honorable Mention All-Big Ten ... Big Ten All-Freshman Team selection in 2014-15 ... four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and three-time Academic All-Big Ten choice ... traveled to Thailand in Summer 2017 with group from Ohio State Department of Athletics through Global Vision International, where they engaged in sports-related and life skills activities with local youth in the Phang Nga province ... earned degree in sport industry in Spring 2018 ... 122 career points, ranking 39th (tied) in Ohio State history ... ended career seventh all-time in Big Ten with 75 points in conference games; 48 career assists ranked third all-time.

2017-18 (Senior Season): Played in first 37 games, with 12-25-37 line, marking career highs in goals, assists and points ... point in 24 games (all in his last 33 games) ... Honorable Mention All-Big Ten selection ... suffered season-ending injury at practice two days before the Big Ten Tournament Championship Game ... 12-game point streak Dec. 8-Feb. 3, had 4-15-19 line in stretch
... ninth in B1G in points ... posted 4-18-22 line in B1G games to tie for seventh among league players in points and rank fifth (tied) in assists ... notched 122 career points, ranking eighth among 2017-18 NCAA players in career points ... scored overtime gamewinner vs. Michigan in Big Ten Tournament semifinals March 10; goal came 32 seconds into overtime ... opened scoring in game two at Notre Dame Feb. 10, +2 in the win ... four points in each game vs. Michigan State Feb. 2-3; two assists in game one, goal and an assist in game two ... assist in each game vs. Michigan  Jan. 26-27 ... three assists in series at Penn State Jan. 12-13, with two helpers and +2 mark in game two ... four points in sweep at Michigan State Jan. 5-6; two assists and +2 in game one, PPG and assist in game two ... B1G Second Star of the Week after 2-1-3 line vs. Niagara Dec. 29-30; gamewinning assist in game one and then scored twice on the PP (including gwg) in game two ... three assists in sweep of Minnesota Dec. 8-9; two helpers in game two, with first assist career point 100 ... three points at Michigan Nov. 25, with a goal and two assists, along with +2 mark ... two first period goals and an assist for two points at UConn Nov. 10 ... four points and +5 in sweep of Robert Morris Oct. 27-28; gamewinning goal, two assists, three points and +3 mark in game one, assist and +2 in game two ... assist in game one at UMass Oct. 20 and scored first goal of season in game two Oct. 21, with +3 mark ... played in 100th career game 10/6 at Wisconsin ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten selection.

2016-17 (Junior Season): Played in 32 games and had 31 points, with nine goals and career-high 22 assists ... missed time with an injury ... B1G First Star of the Week after six points and +6 rating at Niagara Oct. 28-29; goal and three assists for first career four-point game in series opener, with goal and an assist in game two ... three assists vs. UConn Nov. 11, adding a helper in game two; +3 in opener ... three points in series vs. Minnesota Feb. 10-11; goal and an assist in game one and a helper in game two ... notched three points at Michigan State Feb. 17-18; tallied gamewinner and an assist in game two and had a helper in opener ... two-assist outings Feb. 4 at Michigan State and March 16 vs. the Spartans in the Big Ten Tournament ... goal vs. Wisconsin Jan. 26 and had an assist Jan. 28 at Madison Square Garden ... scored Buckeyes’ first goal of the season at Denver. Oct. 7 and had an assist in the outing ... earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten honors.

2015-16 (Sophomore Season): Career-high 11 goals, 21 assists and 32 points while playing in 34 games ... point in 14 of last 17 games ... tied for 13th in B1G in points, t-10th in assists ... 15 power play points, including 11 assists, to rank fifth among league players ... seven-game point streak Feb. 19-March 11, with three goals, nine assists and 12 points in stretch ... eight multiple point outings ... scored overtime gamewinning goal at Michigan State March 11 ... goal against the Spartans in Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals March 17 ... two assists on the power play at Michigan March 4; assist and +2 vs. the Wolverines March 6 ... four assists in series vs. Wisconsin Feb. 26-27, with three helpers in game two ... scored twice and had an assist for three points Feb. 20 at Penn State; assist in game one for four-point series ... scored goal to tie game with .01 left in regulation Feb. 12 vs. Minnesota and had an assist in the game ... two assists Jan. 17 at Michigan ... three points in Florida College Classic, with assist vs. Boston College Dec. 28 and goal and an assist vs. Cornell Dec. 29 .. two points, with a goal and an assist, vs. Mercyhurst Oct. 31 and Nov. 14 vs. Canisius ... power play goal in each game at Providence Oct. 23-24 ... notched 50th career point with an assist at Michigan March 4 ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2014-15 (Freshman Season): Skated in 33 games and had eight goals, 14 assists and 22 points, leading squad’s rookies in scoring and tying for third on the team in points ... second on team in assists ... fourth in points among Big Ten freshmen en route to Big Ten All-Freshman Team accolades ... ended year with point in five of last eight games ... three assists vs. Providence Oct. 10 in first collegiate game ... two assists and +2 rating vs. Minnesota March 7; six blocked shots in the series, with four in game one ... scored twice and was +2 Feb. 27 vs. Penn State, assist and +1 mark in game two Feb. 28 for three-point series ... goal in each game at Wisconsin March 13-14, with +1 mark in game two ... scored first goal as a Buckeye Nov. 14 at Bowling Green and added an assist for two-point night ... won faceoff that set up gamewinning goal vs. Wisconsin Feb. 13, +1 in the game ... goal vs. Michigan Jan. 16 ... helper at Minnesota Feb. 7 ... assist and +1 Jan. 9 at Penn State, scoring power play goal in game two vs. the Nittany Lions Jan. 10 ... two points at Mercyhurst Jan. 2 with a power play goal and an assist ... helpers Dec. 5 at Michigan, Nov. 1 at Canisius and Oct. 17 vs. Miami.

Prior to Ohio State: Played two full seasons with the Green Bay Gamblers of the United States Hockey League ... skated in 52 games in 2013-14 and had 23 goals, 34 assists and 57 points. ... 40 points, with 13 goals (seven power play, three gamewinners) and 27 assists, in 56 games in 2012-13 ... won a gold medal with Team USA at the Under 19 World Junior Championship ... spent 2011-12 splitting time between the Corpus Christi IceRays in the NAHL and the Gamblers ... skated in 33 games for the Gamblers in 2011-12, posting six goals and nine assists ... played in 12 postseason games as the Gamblers won the 2012 Clark Cup Championship ... had 18 points in 25 games for the IceRays in 2011-12 ... played for Team USA Under-18 Select Team at the 2012 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament ... skated for the New Jersey Hitmen in the EJHL and had 39 points (17 goals, 22 assists) in 39 games ... graduated from Ashwaubenon High School ... also played baseball.

Off the Ice: Son of Brian and Pamela Weis ... has a younger sister, Allison ... enjoys golf, ping pong and hanging out with friends ... sport industry major.

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