1 Sam Tucker
1 Sam Tucker
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Year: So.
Hometown: Wilton, CT
High School: Choate Rosemary Hall
Position: G
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Jonathan Edwards
gp 15
gs 14
min 847:10
ga 43
gaa 3.05
sv 382

Bulldog Best: 44 Saves vs. Dartmouth in 2017 ECAC Hockey first-round playoff series OT Yale victory

2016-17: Stopped 68 of 71 shots, including eight in OT, in ECAC Playoff sweep of Dartmouth at Ingalls and was conference goalie of the week... Notched first collegiate win against UConn (13 saves) on Jan. 7 and first shutout against Dartmouth (26) on Feb. 18... Made collegiate debut in third period of Cornell home game and stopped all five shots he faced... Made first career start at St. Lawrence on 11/18/16... Earned first victory in 4-2 game at UConn on 1/7/17... Got starts in all four post-season games.

2015-16: Dressed in 17 games.

Choate Rosemary Hall: Four-year varsity goalie who co-captained team his senior year… Led prep school goalies with .952 save percentage in 2014-15… Had 1.50 GAA that season… Career .930 save percentage… New England Prep All-Star West… First-team All-Founders League… Team made playoffs all four years… Richie Stewart '85 MVP at Lawrenceville School Tournament (team won that tourney twice)… Selected for 2012 USA Hockey Warren Strelow National Team Goalie Camp… Selected for 2013 USA Hockey National Development Camp (Team New England)… Earned three varsity letters as a lacrosse midfielder and helped team to 2013 Founders League co-championship… Six-time Dean's List honoree.

Midget Major: Played for Mid-Fairfield from 2011-14 in fall season… Participated in 2013 USA Hockey U-18 National Championships at Pittsburgh, Pa… In net for CT Wolfpack during 2014-15… Won 2015 USA Hockey U-18 National Championship at Amherst, N.Y.

Personal: Samuel Kirk Tucker is the son of Veronica and Kirk Tucker… Mom is VP of marketing for NYC Marathon… Coached for Steve Valiquette Goaltending School.

Recent Games
Feb 24 at Quinnipiac L, 3-2
Feb 25 at Princeton L, 4-1
Mar 3 Dartmouth W, 6-1
Mar 4 Dartmouth W, 3-2
Mar 10 at Harvard L, 6-4
Mar 11 at Harvard L, 4-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 15 9
Games started 14 8
Minutes 847:10 495:42
Goals against 43 23
Goals-against average 3.05 2.78
Saves 382 213
Save pct .899 .903
Wins 5 2
Losses 8 5
Ties 1 1
Win pct .393 .313
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t
Oct 29 Sacred Heart W, 4-1 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Union L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Rensselaer W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Colgate L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Cornell L, 6-3 0 17:24 0 0.00 5 1.000 0 0 0
Nov 18 at St. Lawrence L, 5-2 1 59:47 5 5.02 23 .821 0 1 0
Nov 19 at Clarkson T, 3-3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 vs. Clarkson T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 26 vs. Holy Cross W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 Rensselaer W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 Union L, 5-3 1 58:29 4 4.10 19 .826 0 1 0
Dec 13 at Boston University L, 5-2 1 39:53 5 7.52 29 .853 0 1 0
Dec 28 Ottawa W, 7-1 0 20:00 0 0.00 3 1.000 0 0 0
Jan 3 Northeastern W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 at Connecticut W, 4-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 13 .867 1 0 0
Jan 10 Providence L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 Clarkson W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 14 St. Lawrence T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Dartmouth W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at Harvard T, 1-1 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at Brown W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 28 Brown W, 4-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 24 .960 1 0 0
Feb 3 Princeton L, 4-2 1 58:01 4 4.14 37 .902 0 1 0
Feb 4 Quinnipiac L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 at Cornell T, 2-2 1 65:00 2 1.85 28 .933 0 0 1
Feb 12 at Colgate L, 4-2 1 57:44 4 4.16 21 .840 0 1 0
Feb 17 Harvard L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 Dartmouth W, 4-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 26 1.000 1 0 0
Feb 24 at Quinnipiac L, 3-2 1 59:17 3 3.04 30 .909 0 1 0
Feb 25 at Princeton L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Dartmouth W, 6-1 1 59:58 1 1.00 24 .960 1 0 0
Mar 4 Dartmouth W, 3-2 1 73:29 2 1.63 44 .957 1 0 0
Mar 10 at Harvard L, 6-4 1 58:35 6 6.15 27 .818 0 1 0
Mar 11 at Harvard L, 4-3 1 59:33 4 4.03 32 .889 0 1 0
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
2015-16 - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 15 14 847:10 43 3.05 382 .899 5 8 1 .393
2017-18 14 14 840:31 41 2.93 365 .899 5 8 1 .393
Total 29 28 1687:41 84 2.99 747 .899 10 16 2 .393
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
Total 15 14 847:10 43 3.05 382 .899 5 8 1 .393
Conference 9 8 495:42 23 2.78 213 .903 2 5 1 .313
Exhibition 1 0 20:00 0 0.00 3 1.000 0 0 0 -
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Home 7 6 387:21 12 1.86 179 .937 4 2 0 .667
Away 8 8 459:49 31 4.05 203 .868 1 6 1 .188
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 5 5 313:27 6 1.15 131 .956 5 0 0 1.000
Losses 9 8 468:43 35 4.48 223 .864 0 8 0 .000
Ties 1 1 65:00 2 1.85 28 .933 0 0 1 .500
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November 2 1 77:11 5 3.89 28 .848 0 1 0 .000
December 2 2 98:22 9 5.49 48 .842 0 2 0 .000
January 2 2 120:00 3 1.50 37 .925 2 0 0 1.000
February 5 5 300:02 13 2.60 142 .916 1 3 1 .300
March 4 4 251:35 13 3.10 127 .907 2 2 0 .500