UND Roster

2020-21 Hockey Roster

#24 Spencer Stastney

Defenseman


Height 5-11
Weight 187 lbs.
Class Sophomore
Hometown Mequon, Wisconsin
Last Team USNTDP (USHL)

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2019-20 AWARDS AND HONORS

  • Academic All-Big Ten (May 11)
  • Named to Team USA for the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship (Czech Republic) and, along with classmate Jake Pivonka, became Notre Dame’s 21st and 22nd players to take part in the prestigious tournament

AS A SOPHOMORE

  • Scored three goals and recorded 17 assists for 20 points, all of which marked career-high totals.
  • Played in 36 games as a sophomore.
  • Recorded a +4 rating during the 2019-20 season. 
  • Scored one goal and recorded two assists in the 6-4 victory to secure the series sweep against Lake Superior State (Oct. 26), marking the first multi-point game of his career.
  • Scored one goal in the 5-3 road victory against Minnesota (Nov. 2).
  • Recorded two assists in the 6-4 loss against Wisconsin (Jan. 24), his third multi-point game of the season while the two assists tied his career high total.
  • Recorded two assists in the 5-2 victory against Wisconsin (Jan. 25), marking his fourth multi-point game of the season and of his career.

2018-19 AWARDS AND HONORS
• ACHA All-American Scholar
• Named to the Big Ten All-Tournament Team (March 23).

AS A FRESHMAN

• Notched one goal and three assists in 39 games in his first season at Notre Dame.
• Notched his first career point with an assist versus Boston College in Notre Dame’s 4-0 victory (Dec. 31).
• Led the Chicago Blackhawks onto the ice for the 2019 Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium (Jan. 1).
• Scored the three-on-three double overtime winner against Wisconsin at the United Center (Jan. 20) to secure the additional point in the Big Ten standings (not officially recognized as a goal).
• Had the primary assist on Mike O’Leary’s  game-winning, power-play goal in Notre Dame’s 1-0 Big Ten Quarterfinal game one victory over Michigan State early in the third period (March 8).
• Scored his first official Notre Dame goal to give the Irish a 1-0 lead in the eventual 3-2 Big Ten Championship victory over Penn State (March 23).
• Named to the Big Ten All-Tournament Team (March 23).

NHL DRAFT

  • Selected in the fifth round, 131st overall, by the Nashville Predators in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.

WITH USA HOCKEY

  • Spent two seasons (2016-18) with the USNTDP before joining the Irish.
  • Posted 20 points in 57 career games with the USNTDP.
  • Recorded 14 assists during 2017-18.
  • Represented Team USA at the 2018 U18 World Championship, helping the team to a silver medal behind his goal and four assists.
  • Recorded two assists for Team USA during the 2017 World U17 Hockey Challenge.

PREP AND PERSONAL

  • Ranked #93 by NHL Central Scouting’s list of players eligible for the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.
  • Played for the Chicago Mission U16 from 2015-16.
  • Won the High Performance Hockey League Championship as a member of the Chicago Mission U16.
  • Son of Hoyt and Kathy Stastney.
  • Has a brother, Pierce, and sister, Amelia.

CAREER HIGHS
Goals: 1 (4x – at Michigan 2/22/20)
Assists: 2 (3x – vs. Wisconsin 1/25/20)
Points: 3 (vs. Lake Superior 10/26/19)
Multi-Point Games: 4
Point Streak: 2 games (Jan. 24 – pres; 0-4-4)
Most Recent Goal: at Michigan 2/22/20