#21 Kevin Deeth
Four-time monogram winner for the Irish … served as one of the team[apos]s alternate captains during the 2009-10 season … winner of the hockey team[apos]s Notre Dame Club of St. Joseph Valley Rockne-Scholar Athlete Award … win- ner of Notre Dame[apos]s prestigious Kanaley Award, that honors Irish senior student-athletes who have been most exemplary as both students and leaders … also collected the Chris Zorich Award for his involvement in Notre Dame[apos]s community service efforts … selected to the CCHA[apos]s 2009-10 Scholar-Athlete team … second team selection to the 2010 ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic all-District Five At-Large team … nominee for college hockey[apos]s Humanitarian Award and the CCHA[apos]s Mike and Marian Ilitch Humanitarian Award … oversaw Notre Dame[apos]s community service efforts as a senior … helped orchestrate the highly successful ‘Give The Shirts Off Their Backs,’ auction that raised $41,604 for the Wounded Warriors Project in January … finished career as Notre Dame[apos]s all-time leader with 164 games played … is 35th on the all-time scoring list with 114 points on 35 goals and 79 assists.
AS A SENIOR: Played in 37 of team[apos]s 38 games … finished year tied for fifth in scoring with 19 points on three goals and 16 assists … had one power-play goal and recorded 19 penalties for 38 minutes … started the season on a four-game point streak (0g, 4a) … scored first goal of the year in a two-point contest (1g, 1a) versus Michigan State (Nov. 22) in a game played in Ft. Wayne, Ind. … selected to the all-tournament team at the Shillelagh Tournament after picking up three points, two assists in 5-2 win over Colgate and a goal in 3-3 tie with North Dakota … scored third goal of the year on the power play in a 4-2 loss to Ferris State (Jan. 10) … held scoreless in two postseason games.
AS A JUNIOR: Saw action in all 40 games for the Irish … finished fourth in scoring with four goals and 27 assists for 31 points … three of his four goals were power-play goals … fourth lamplighter came short-handed … had 16 penalties for 32 minutes … opened the season with a three-game point streak (1g, 4a) … turned in three-point weekend against Sacred Heart, getting one assist in 3-0 win and a goal and an assist in 7-0 victory … scored short- handed goal in 4-1 win at Boston College (Nov. 7) … started a six-game point streak (1g, 6a) with two-assist night on Nov. 15 at Lake Superior State … had one assist in each game of series sweep at Bowling Green (Nov. 21-22) … scored a power-play goal in 4-1 win over Western Michigan (Nov. 28) and added an assist in 3-3 tie the following night … closed streak with an assist in 3-1 victory at Ferris State (Dec. 5) … turned in fourth, two- point night with a pair of assists on Dec. 13 in 4-3 win over Bowling Green … fourth goal of the season came on the power play, the game-tying goal in 3-3 tie at Lake Superior (Jan. 17) … recorded his second six-game point streak (0g, 8a) between Jan. 31 and Feb. 20 … streak included two assists in Feb. 6 overtime win (4-3) at Ohio State and 5-2 win versus Northern Michigan (Feb. 14) … final multiple-point game came in CCHA title win over Michigan, setting up goals by Billy Maday and Calle Ridderwall in 5-2 win … in five postseason games had two assists.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in 45 of the team[apos]s 47 games … was sixth in scoring with 11 goals and 14 assists for 25 points … scored four goals on the power play and one short-handed … whistled for 14 penalties resulting in 36 minutes … equaled a career high with three points and three assists in 7-3 victory over Lake Superior State (Nov. 1) … found the back of the net for the first time in 4-1 win over Alabama-Huntsville (Nov. 23) … that started a three- game goal streak and a six-game point run (3g, 4a) … added his second power-play goal in 4-3 win versus Rensselaer … ran goal-scoring streak to three games with his third consecutive power-play goal in 5-4 win against Nebraska-Omaha (Nov. 30) … also added an assist for second, two-point game of the year … scored goals in back-to-back games versus Northern Michigan and Michigan State … scored the opening goal of the game, unassisted, to give the Irish a 1-0 lead in a 3-2 loss at Michigan (Jan. 18) … scored a short-handed goal in 4-1 victory at Bowling Green (Jan. 26) … picked up fourth power-play goal of the season in a 5-3 home loss to Ferris State (Feb. 8) … recorded three goals in the NCAA Tournament … scored an empty net goal in 7-3 win over New Hampshire in West Regional … put Notre Dame ahead 4-3 in 5-4 overtime win against Michigan in the Frozen Four semifinal game … had the lone Irish goal in the NCAA championship game loss to Boston College (4-1) … was selected to the Frozen Four all-tournament team … in nine postseason games had three goals and one assist for four points.
AS A FRESHMAN: Played in all 42 games as a rookie, finishing third in scoring with 17 goals and 22 assists for 39 points … scored six goals on the power play, one short- handed and three were game winners … picked up 12 penalties for 24 minutes … was fifth on the team with 89 shots on goal … selected to the CCHA all-rookie team … opened the season with a four-game point streak (4g, 3a) … first collegiate goal came short-handed in 3-2 road loss to the Minnesota State … had three points (1g, 2a) in 7-1 win versus No. 1 Boston College on Oct. 20 … closed streak with a power-play goal at Providence in a 6-1 win … fifth goal of the season was a power-play goal in a 5-2 win versus Bowling Green … had a goal and an assist in 4-2 win at Nebraska-Omaha (Nov. 24) … added a power- play goal in 3-2 loss on Nov. 25 … recorded first career hat trick with three goals (including game winner) in 6-2 win over Robert Morris in Pittsburgh (Jan. 5) … had two-point weekend versus Miami (Jan. 26-27) … scored game-tying goal with 2:17 left in 2-2 tie versus RedHawks … scored game-winning goals in back-to-back games at Bowling Green (Feb. 3) and at home versus Nebraska-Omaha (Feb. 9) … game winner versus Mavericks was second goal of the night and came with :10 left on the clock … had a goal and an assist in weekend series with Ferris State to end the regular season … had a goal and four assists on the way to the CCHA championship … in six postseason games had one goal and four assists for five points.
PREP & PERSONAL: Graduated from Shattuck St. Mary[apos]s High School in Faribault, Minn., where he attended school for five years, beginning in eighth grade … played both hockey and lacrosse … two-year letter winner in hockey and four years in lacrosse … in hockey played two seasons with the midget major squad … in 2003-04, had 35 goals and 62 assists in helping Shattuck St. Mary[apos]s to the AAA national title game … in his final season, helped Shattuck to a 53-7-2 record and the AAA national cham- pionship … had 17 goals and 48 assists for 65 points in 62 games … selected in the first round of the USHL futures draft by Green Bay in August of 2004 … spent 2005-06 season with the Gamblers, finishing second in scoring with 20 goals and 34 assists for 54 points … collected six power-play goals, two short-handed tallies and two game winners … served as one of the Gamblers assistant captains … was named to the USHL all-rookie team and played in the USHL all-star game … full name is Kevin Douglas Deeth … son of Douglas and Deborah Deeth … has one brother, Brian, who played hockey at Northeastern (2003-07) … born May 26, 1987 in Rochester, N.Y. … graduated with a degree in marketing from the Mendoza College of Business.
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