21 Matt Blomquist
21 Matt Blomquist
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Year: Jr
Hometown: Blaine, Minn.
Position: D
Previous Team: Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
gp 29
p 14
g 3
a 11
pim 28
+/- -6

2013-14: Played in 31 of 37 games … named second team All-Atlantic Hockey … compiled a 3-24-27 scoring line … t-27th in AHA in points, t-10th in assists and t-6th in +/- at +19 … t-3rd in AHA in points among defensemen and 4th nationally in points per game among defensemen … 3rd on squad in assists and sixth in points … 13 of 27 points came on the power play … led team in blocked shots (53) … recorded a +19 rating for the season … had two assists in win over Robert Morris Dec. 7 … assisted on all three goals in 3-2 win over Holy Cross at Frozen Fenway Dec. 28 … two assists in victory over RIT Jan. 11 … scored a short-handed goal in helping team to 5-3 win at Holy Cross Jan. 25 … had three assists each in wins over Army Feb. 15 and AIC Feb. 28 … one goal and one assist in victory at Army Feb. 14 … named Atlantic Hockey co-Player of the Week Feb. 18 … Atlantic Hockey All-Academic.

2012-13: Named to Atlantic Hockey All-Rookie team … Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Month for November … played in 27 games, missing eight with an injury suffered Feb. 2 at Niagara … had 17 points on the season with three goals and 14 assists … t-5th in scoring among Atlantic Hockey rookies and t-12th among Atlantic Hockey defensemen … made collegiate debut in season-opener against Sacred Heart Oct. 16 … first career point was an assist at Michigan Oct. 19 … had a seven-game scoring streak from Nov. 2-Nov. 24 (2g, 10a) … notched two assists at Robert Morris Nov. 2 … scored first career goal, and added two assists in 3-1 win over UConn Nov. 17 … named Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Week Nov. 19 … recorded one goal and three assists in series against Mercyhurst Nov. 23 & 24 … had two assists in 7-2 victory over Canisius Jan. 19 … scored in Bentley’s 4-1 win at Holy Cross Jan. 25 … blocked 36 shots on the season ... Atlantic Hockey All-Academic.

Before Bentley: 2009 graduate of Blaine High School … played junior hockey in the North American Hockey League with the Coulee Region Chill for two seasons (2010-12) and the North Iowa Outlaws for one (2009-10) … played in 51 games for the Chill during the 2011-12 season, compiling a 6-19-25 scoring line … during the 2010-11 campaign, led all Chill defensemen in assists (27) and points (34) while scoring seven goals in 57 games … had a 2-7-9 scoring line in 57 games during his one season with the Outlaws.

Personal: Majoring in accountancy … age as of Oct. 1: 23 … son of Brian and Lisa Blomquist … sister, Brittney (22).

Recent Games
Feb 21 at Army T, 2-2
Feb 26 at Sacred Heart L, 4-1
Feb 28 Holy Cross L, 2-1
Mar 13 Mercyhurst L, 1-0
Mar 14 Mercyhurst W, 5-3
Mar 15 Mercyhurst L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 21
Points 14 9
Goals 3 2
Assists 11 7
PIM 28 24
+/- -6 -6
Power-play goals 0 0
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 29 21
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 76 54
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 11 at Quinnipiac L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Sacred Heart W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Oct 18 Sacred Heart L, 6-3 1 0 2 2 2 -3 0 0 0 0 0 6
Oct 24 at Rensselaer W, 5-2 1 0 1 1 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 25 at Rensselaer W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 30 at Penn State L, 3-2 1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 31 at Penn State L, 3-2 1 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 7 Niagara W, 6-0 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 8 Niagara L, 3-2 1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 14 Mercyhurst T, 4-4 1 1 0 1 5 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 15 Mercyhurst W, 5-4 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 21 at Harvard L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 25 at Holy Cross L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 28 Army W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 29 Army L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 5 Air Force W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 6 Air Force W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 13 at American Int'l T, 4-4 1 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 14 at American Int'l W, 5-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 9 at Robert Morris L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 10 at Robert Morris W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 16 at Canisius T, 2-2 1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 17 at Canisius L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 23 RIT W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 17 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 24 RIT L, 5-2 1 1 0 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 30 at Mercyhurst W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 31 at Mercyhurst W, 4-3 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 6 Holy Cross W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Holy Cross W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 Sacred Heart W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at Army T, 1-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Army T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Sacred Heart L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Holy Cross L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 Mercyhurst L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Mar 14 Mercyhurst W, 5-3 1 0 1 1 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Mar 15 Mercyhurst L, 3-2 1 1 0 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2012-13 27 3 14 17 14 +5 2 0 0 0 0 0 48
2013-14 31 3 24 27 12 +19 0 1 0 0 0 0 74
2014-15 29 3 11 14 28 -6 0 0 0 0 0 0 76
2015-16 40 6 19 25 6 +2 2 0 0 0 0 0 83
Total 127 15 68 83 60 +20 4 1 0 0 0 0 281
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 29 3 11 14 28 -6 0 0 0 0 0 0 76
Conference 21 2 7 9 24 -6 0 0 0 0 0 0 54
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 3 7 10 26 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 39
Away 15 0 4 4 2 -5 0 0 0 0 0 0 37
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 14 0 5 5 17 +4 0 0 0 0 0 0 28
Losses 12 2 5 7 6 -8 0 0 0 0 0 0 41
Ties 3 1 1 2 5 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
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October 6 0 5 5 4 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 17
November 8 1 3 4 5 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 21
December 4 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
January 8 1 1 2 17 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
March 3 1 1 2 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12