19 AJ Vanderbeck
19 - AJ Vanderbeck
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Denver, Colo.
Position: F
Major: Entrepreneurship
Previous Team: Wenatchee (BCHL)
gp 29
p 27
g 14
a 13
pim 22
+/- +4

2019-20 (Freshman): Joining the lineup at the start of the second half, skated in eight games for the Wildcats, starting five ... Tallied nine points, including two goals and seven assists ... Posted his first career point at Bowling Green (Jan. 3) with a two-assist night ... Scored his first collegiate goal against Alaska Anchorage (Jan. 11) ... Posted five points on the road at Alaska (1-4-5), January 24-25, including his first career game-winning goal ... was named WCHA Rookie of the Week for his weekend in Fairbanks ... Earned WCHA Rookie of the Month honors for January ... His 1.13 points per game average ranked him fourth in the category among all active skaters.

Prior to NMU: Originally attended Ohio State University but did not compete ... Spent two seasons with the Wenatchee Wild of the BCHL, serving as captain in 2017-18 ... Ranked third on the team in points with 62 and led the team with 37 goals during his final season on juniors ... Finished fifth on the team in points (66) and second in goals (39) in 2016-17 ... Prior to the BCHL, Vanderbeck spent a season in the USHL with the Sioux Falls Stampede (2015-16) and a year in the NAHL with the Lone Star Brahmas (2014-15).

Personal: Son of Shawn and Sarah Vanderbeck ... has two siblings, Noah and Jake ...originally from Denver, Colorado ... graduated from Lewis Palmer High School ... plans to study Financial Management at NMU.

Recent Games
Feb 27 Michigan Tech L, 3-2
Mar 12 at Bowling Green W, 4-3
Mar 13 at Bowling Green L, 5-0
Mar 14 at Bowling Green W, 5-1
Mar 19 at Minn. St. Mankato W, 5-1
Mar 20 at Lake Superior St. L, 6-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 17
Points 27 16
Goals 14 9
Assists 13 7
PIM 22 16
+/- +4 +4
Power-play goals 2 1
Short-handed goals 1 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 8 6
Game-winning goals 3 3
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 1 1
Shots 104 57
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Dec 16 Ferris St. W, 5-4 - 2 1 3 2 +3 0 1 0 0 0 6
Dec 18 at Michigan Tech L, 4-3 - 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 19 Michigan Tech L, 3-1 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 6
Dec 30 at Ferris St. W, 6-5 1 2 1 3 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 2 Minn. St. Mankato L, 5-0 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 3 Minn. St. Mankato L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 8 Lake Superior St. L, 4-1 - 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 9 Lake Superior St. L, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 9
Jan 15 at Bowling Green L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 16 at Bowling Green L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 23 at Michigan Tech L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 25 Michigan Tech L, 4-1 - 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 29 Ferris St. W, 5-4 - 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 1 0 3
Jan 30 Ferris St. W, 5-3 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 6 at Lake Superior St. L, 5-4 0 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 7 at Lake Superior St. W, 4-3 0 3 0 3 2 +3 0 0 0 1 0 5
Feb 12 at Bemidji St. W, 5-1 1 1 0 1 2 +0 1 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 13 at Bemidji St. W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 16 Alabama Huntsville L, 3-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 17 Alabama Huntsville W, 8-2 - 2 2 4 0 +4 0 0 0 1 0 3
Feb 20 Bowling Green T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Feb 21 Bowling Green L, 6-2 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 26 at Michigan Tech L, 6-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 27 Michigan Tech L, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 12 at Bowling Green W, 4-3 0 0 2 2 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 13 at Bowling Green L, 5-0 0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Mar 14 at Bowling Green W, 5-1 1 0 2 2 12 +0 0 0 0 0 0 8
Mar 19 at Minn. St. Mankato W, 5-1 1 1 1 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 20 at Lake Superior St. L, 6-3 1 1 1 2 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 5
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2019-20 9 2 7 9 2 +10 1 0 0 1 0 0 25
2020-21 29 14 13 27 22 +4 2 1 0 3 0 1 104
Total 38 16 20 36 24 +14 3 1 0 4 0 1 129
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 29 14 13 27 22 +4 2 1 0 3 0 1 104
Conference 17 9 7 16 16 +4 1 0 0 3 0 1 57
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 14 5 5 10 4 +1 0 1 0 2 0 0 53
Away 15 9 8 17 18 +3 2 0 0 1 0 1 51
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 11 12 9 21 18 +11 2 1 0 3 0 1 44
Losses 17 2 4 6 4 -7 0 0 0 0 0 0 54
Ties 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
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December 4 5 2 7 2 +1 1 1 0 0 0 0 21
January 10 1 2 3 4 -5 0 0 0 1 0 0 28
February 10 6 3 9 4 +7 1 0 0 2 0 1 32
March 5 2 6 8 12 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 23