Forward duo among 12 B1G players recognized
Junior forward a captain for the Buckeyes this year
Trio to wear Cs in 2015-16
Senior Fritz, sophomores Brevig, Frey and Schilkey all recognized
Dzingel voted MVP, Gedig squad's Best Defensive Player
Ohio State 2, #8 Wisconsin 4 - Ohio State postgame press conference
Schilkey and DaSilva Preview Penn State Series
Buckeyes complete sweep with second 5-3 win. Credit Michael Griggs.
Ohio State 3, Michigan State 0
2014-15 Big Ten Opener (MSU 3, OSU 1). Photo credit Michael Griggs.
Ohio State vs. Bowling Green (Photo credit Michael Griggs)
Ohio State 2, No. 1 Minnesota 2, OSU wins shootout
Started playing hockey with his father as one of his first coaches ... attracted to Ohio State because it is a top university both athletically and academically ... has worked at hockey clinics during the summer ... hometown is located on a major river that feeds into Lake Huron, about an hour north of Detroit ... cousin, Steve, was captain of the hockey team at Buffalo State College ... favorite player is Pavel Datsyuk ... Pick One: Movie - Warrior, Blood Diamond; Musical group - Need to Breathe; Professional Team - Detroit Red Wings; Athlete - Niklas Lidstrom; Homecooked meal - fajitas; Celebrity - Carrie Underwood; Snack food - chips and salsa; Ice cream flavor - cookies and cream; Sport other than hockey - golf; Vacation spot - Sarasota, Fla.; Place hockey has taken you - Switzerland.
Ohio State Career: Team captain as a junior in 2015-16 ... Big Ten Preseason Player to Watch selection entering both 2014-15 and 2015-16 ... Big Ten All-Freshman Team honoree in 2014 and voted Buckeyes’ Rookie of the Year ... two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and an Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2013-14 (Sophomore Season): Played in 33-of-36 games, tying for second on the team with 22 points and tying for third with 12 assists ... skated in season opener vs. Providence Oct. 10, injured in the game and missed next three games (only games he has missed as a Buckeye) ... ended year with a point in five of last eight contests ... scored gamewinning goal vs. Wisconsin Feb. 13 and was +1 in the game ... empty net goal to seal win vs. Michigan Feb. 20, with +1 rating ... three points and +2 mark in sweep of Penn State Feb. 27-28; two assists in game one and a goal in game two ... three helpers and +2 rating at Notre Dame Nov. 29 ... power play goal and had an assist vs. Michigan State Nov. 21, posting a +1 mark and blocking three shots ... two assists Nov. 8 vs. Omaha ... goal and five shot blocks Dec. 5 at Michigan ... two assists vs. the Wolverines Jan. 16 ... goal and an assist for two points at Mercyhurst Jan 2 ... scored and had +2 rating vs. Penn State in Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals March 19 ... goal and +1 mark vs. Minnesota March 7 ... scored Jan. 9 at Penn State and Nov. 15 vs. Bowling Green ... picked up an assist March 13 at Wisconsin ... earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten honors.
2013-14 (Freshman Season): Played in all 37 games and posted 26 points, on 13 goals and 13 assists, to earn Big Ten All-Freshman Team accolades and Buckeyes’ Rookie of the Year award... second on the team in goals and tied for 11th among all conference players ... sixth in the B1G and 20th in the NCAA in freshman points ... 6-7-13 line in B1G play to tie for second among among league rookies in points and goals ... power play goal vs. Minnesota in Big Ten Tournament semifinals March 21 ... assist and +1 vs. Wisconsin March 22 in tournament final ... goal and two assists for three points at Penn State March 14, with +3 mark ... notched third period gametying goal March 8 vs. Minnesota and scored lone goal in 1-0 shootout win; +1 in matchup ... goal and +1 Feb. 28 at Michigan and vs. Wisconsin Feb. 15 ... scored in both shootout wins at Michigan State Feb. 7-8 (only goal in game two); first assist on gametying goal with 1.7 seconds left in game one ... two assists Feb. 1 vs. Penn State; +1 in game one Jan. 31 ... two goals and an assist in series at Wisconsin Jan. 24-25; power play goal in game one; goal and assist for two points, with +2 mark, in game two ... assist and and +3 Jan. 10 vs. . Michigan State ... four points and +3 in series vs. Mercyhurst Dec. 28-29, with a goal and an assist in each game ... notched a goal and an assist vs. Canisius Nov. 15 for first multiple-point game; +2 in the contest ... power play goal Nov. 9 vs. Niagara ... assist at Miami Oct. 12 for first career point and scored first goal Oct. 15 at Bowling Green ... scored at Robert Morris Oct. 26 and picked up an assist vs. Minnesota Duluth Nov. 2; +1 in each game ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Spent two full seasons with the Green Bay Gamblers of the USHL ... second-leading scorer on the Gamblers during 2012-13, posting team-best 32 goals, along with 39 assists, for 71 points ... finished the regular season sixth in the USHL in goals and seventh in points ... member of the 2011-12 Clark Cup Champion Green Bay Gambler squad ... team posted record of 47-9-2, notching USHL record regular-season wins ... played in USHL Top Prospects game in January 2012, posting a goal and an assist ... also played soccer and baseball ... member of the Marysville Chapter of the National Honor Society.
Off the Ice: Son of Glen and Michelle ... has an older brother, Kyle, and a younger sister, Jessica ... has two dogs ... enjoys golf and all watersports ... finance major.