1 Sam Tucker
1 Sam Tucker
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wilton, CT
High School: Choate Rosemary Hall
Position: G
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Jonathan Edwards
gp 20
gs 20
min 1169:19
ga 60
gaa 3.08
sv 501

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

2017-18: Stymied No. 3 ranked Harvard with a 32-save performance at Boston on Nov. 3... Recorded a 33-save effort in a tie against No. 4 Cornell on Jan. 12... Registered a total of 8 victories... Stopped 30 or more shots in 7 contests. 

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 16 at Colgate W, 4-3
Feb 17 at Cornell L, 3-2
Feb 23 Dartmouth L, 6-4
Feb 24 Harvard W, 2-1
Mar 2 Quinnipiac L, 5-1
Mar 3 Quinnipiac L, 4-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 20 15
Games started 20 15
Minutes 1169:19 868:18
Goals against 60 44
Goals-against average 3.08 3.04
Saves 501 381
Save pct .893 .896
Wins 8 6
Losses 11 8
Ties 1 1
Win pct .425 .433
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t
Oct 13 Western Ontario W, 6-4 1 20:00 1 3.00 4 .800 0 0 0
Oct 21 Princeton and Brown   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Brown L, 4-1 1 59:31 2 2.02 21 .913 0 1 0
Oct 28 at Brown W, 5-2 1 59:54 2 2.00 20 .909 1 0 0
Nov 3 at Harvard W, 5-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 33 .943 1 0 0
Nov 4 at Dartmouth L, 3-1 1 58:41 3 3.07 12 .800 0 1 0
Nov 10 St. Lawrence W, 6-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 19 .950 1 0 0
Nov 11 Clarkson L, 4-1 1 60:00 4 4.00 32 .889 0 1 0
Nov 17 at Princeton L, 5-4 1 58:37 5 5.12 26 .839 0 1 0
Nov 18 at Quinnipiac L, 3-0 1 60:00 3 3.00 40 .930 0 1 0
Nov 25 New Hampshire L, 4-0 1 60:00 4 4.00 33 .892 0 1 0
Dec 1 at Rensselaer L, 2-1 - 0:00 - - - - 0 0 0
Dec 2 at Union W, 5-3 1 60:00 3 3.00 27 .900 1 0 0
Dec 9 at Sacred Heart W, 2-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 18 .947 1 0 0
Dec 29 vs. Minn. Duluth L, 5-0 1 60:00 5 5.00 19 .792 0 1 0
Dec 30 vs. New Hampshire W, 4-2 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Massachusetts W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 Cornell T, 3-3 1 64:36 3 2.79 34 .919 0 0 1
Jan 13 Colgate W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 Union L, 3-2 1 59:12 3 3.04 31 .912 0 1 0
Jan 20 Rensselaer W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Clarkson L, 4-1 1 59:21 3 3.03 21 .875 0 1 0
Jan 27 at St. Lawrence L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Arizona State W, 3-2 1 62:25 2 1.92 23 .920 1 0 0
Feb 3 Arizona State W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Quinnipiac W, 3-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 29 .935 1 0 0
Feb 10 Princeton W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Colgate W, 4-3 1 60:00 3 3.00 30 .909 1 0 0
Feb 17 at Cornell L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Dartmouth L, 6-4 1 28:26 5 10.55 6 .545 0 1 0
Feb 24 Harvard W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Quinnipiac L, 5-1 1 58:36 4 4.10 27 .871 0 1 0
Mar 3 Quinnipiac L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - -
  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 20 20 1169:19 60 3.08 501 .893 8 11 1 .425
2018-19 19 17 1066:59 45 2.53 494 .917 7 10 1 .417
Total 54 51 3083:28 148 2.88 1377 .903 20 29 3 .413
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
Total 20 20 1169:19 60 3.08 501 .893 8 11 1 .425
Conference 15 15 868:18 44 3.04 381 .896 6 8 1 .433
Exhibition 1 1 20:00 1 3.00 4 .800 0 0 0 -
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Home 10 10 572:46 30 3.14 255 .895 3 6 1 .350
Away 9 9 536:33 25 2.80 227 .901 5 4 0 .556
Neutral 1 1 60:00 5 5.00 19 .792 0 1 0 .000
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Wins 8 8 482:19 16 1.99 199 .926 8 0 0 1.000
Losses 11 11 622:24 41 3.95 268 .867 0 11 0 .000
Ties 1 1 64:36 3 2.79 34 .919 0 0 1 .500
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October 2 2 119:25 4 2.01 41 .911 1 1 0 .500
November 7 7 417:18 22 3.16 195 .899 2 5 0 .286
December 3 3 180:00 9 3.00 64 .877 2 1 0 .667
January 3 3 183:09 9 2.95 86 .905 0 2 1 .167
February 4 4 210:51 12 3.41 88 .880 3 1 0 .750
March 1 1 58:36 4 4.10 27 .871 0 1 0 .000