27 - Zach Graham
Zach Graham
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Palmerston, Ont.
Position: F
Previous Team: Thorold Blackhawks (GOHL)
gp 28
p 39
g 14
a 25
pim 22
+/- +25

2011-12: Played in 26 games last season…named West Region First Team All-American by the AHCA...named MCHA Player of the Year…MCHA All-Tournament team…MCHA All-Conference team…MCHA All-Academic team…finished first on the team in goals (15)…first in assists (27)...first in points(42)…tied-first in game-winning goals (4)…second in plus-minus (plus-18)…second in shots(84)…tied-second in power-play points (15)…third in power-play goals (5)…fifth in penalty minutes (39)…finished first in MCHA points (36)…first in MCHA assists (24)…third in MCHA power-play points (12)…tied-third in MCHA game-winning goals (3)…tied-fourth in MCHA goals (12)…finished second in NCAA in points-per-game (1.62)…tied-seventh NCAA game-winning goals (4)…eighth in NCAA assists-per-game (1.04)…35th in NCAA goals-per-game (.58)...had a season-best five points with a goal and four assists against Northland on November 5...tallied four points with two goals and two assists at Concordia (Wis.) on December 2...had a goal and assist in MCHA Harris Cup semifinal against Lawrence on March 3.

2010-11: Played in all 30 games as one of eight players on the team to accomplish that feat...named MCHA All-Academic...tallied 15 goals and 21 assists ranking third on the team with 36 points...ranked seventh in the MCHA with four power play goals...ranked 17th in the MCHA with 1.11 points per game...ranked 14th in the league in goals per game (0.47)...scored a season-high two goals on four occasions...had a season-high four points with a goal and three assists against Lawrence on Mar. 5 in Harris Cup semifinal...had two goals and an assist against Marian on Mar. 6 in Harris Cup final victory...named to the Harris Cup All-Tournament Team...took 70 shots on goal and had a +20 rating with a total of eight power play goals and three game-winners.

2009-10: Named to the MCHA All-Freshman Team...named MCHA Freshman of the Week on Nov. 30, Jan. 18 and Feb. 22...played in 28 contests tallying 16 goals and 29 assists...ranked third on the team with 43 points...took 86 shots on goal and had a .186 shot percentage...finished the year with a +35 plus/minus rating...served five penalties for 10 minutes...scored five power play goals and three game-winning goals...ranked 11th in Division III in points per game (1.61)...ranked first in Division III in rookie total points...ranked second in the MCHA in point scoring (38)...had the third-most points by a freshman in MCHA history...scored two goals in three games including a pair against Lawrence on Mar. 5 in the Harris Cup semifinal...had a season-high five points with a goal and four assists against MSOE on Feb. 20...scored two power play goals and added an assist against Lake Forest on Nov. 20...started the season with 16 points in six games...scored a goal in three straight games between Dec. 4 and Jan. 1.

Prior to AC: Spent the 2007-08 and 2008-09 seasons playing for the Thorold Blackhawks of the GOHL...part of league champions in 2007-08...named league scoring champion and MVP in 2008-09...named a First Team All-Star in 2008-09...played in 49 games in 2007-08...tallied 43 points with 16 goals and 27 assists...sported 51 penalty minutes, three power play goals and one short-hander...played in 47 games in 2008-09...registered 102 points with 38 goals and 64 assists...had 91 penalty minutes, 15 power play goals and four game-winning goals.

Personal: Majoring in secondary education with a minor in physical education...born in Kitchener, Ontario on October 14, 1988...son of Mark and Leanne Graham...attended Norwell District Secondary School...favorite sports teams are the Palmerston 81’s and Toronto Blue Jays...favorite athletes are Floyd Mayweather and Nick Spaling...favorite TV show is Storage Wars...favorite movies are Braveheart and Derailed...favorite musician is Eminem.

Recent Games
Feb 9 at Concordia (Wis.) W, 6-5
Feb 15 Finlandia W, 5-3
Feb 16 Finlandia W, 2-0
Mar 1 Northland W, 8-0
Mar 2 Milwaukee Engr. W, 4-1
Mar 9 Oswego St. L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 20
Points 39 30
Goals 14 13
Assists 25 17
PIM 22 12
+/- +25 +19
Power-play goals 4 4
Short-handed goals 1 1
Empty net goals 1 1
Game-winning goals 4 4
Game-tying goals 0 0
Shots 96 74
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Nov 2 at Northland W, 7-2 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 3 at Northland W, 12-1 1 2 3 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 10
Nov 9 Milwaukee Engr. W, 4-2 1 1 2 0 +2 0 0 0 1 0 2
Nov 10 Milwaukee Engr. W, 5-1 1 0 1 4 +0 1 0 0 1 0 2
Nov 16 at Lake Forest W, 6-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Nov 17 at Lake Forest W, 4-1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 7
Nov 24 St. Mary's (Minn.) W, 7-3 1 0 1 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 30 Concordia (Wis.) W, 5-2 0 2 2 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 1 Concordia (Wis.) W, 4-3 1 0 1 2 +0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 29 Wis.-Stevens Point L, 7-4 0 1 1 6 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 30 Wis.-Stevens Point W, 6-4 0 3 3 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 4 at Ala.-Huntsville W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 8 Geneseo St. W, 3-1 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 11 at Lawrence T, 5-5 1 1 2 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 12 at Lawrence T, 4-4 0 3 3 4 +2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 18 Marian (Wis.) W, 6-0 0 3 3 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 19 Marian (Wis.) W, 3-1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 25 at Milwaukee Engr. W, 2-1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 26 at Milwaukee Engr. W, 4-3 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 2 Lake Forest W, 6-1 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Feb 3 Lake Forest T, 3-3 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 8 at Concordia (Wis.) W, 6-1 3 0 3 0 +3 1 0 0 1 0 3
Feb 9 at Concordia (Wis.) W, 6-5 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 15 Finlandia W, 5-3 1 1 2 0 +1 0 1 0 1 0 5
Feb 16 Finlandia W, 2-0 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 1 0 0 5
Mar 1 Northland W, 8-0 0 2 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 2 Milwaukee Engr. W, 4-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 9 Oswego St. L, 3-2 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Total 28 14 25 39 22 +25 4 1 1 4 0 96
Conference 20 13 17 30 12 +19 4 1 1 4 0 74
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 17 7 16 23 18 +14 2 1 1 3 0 47
Away 11 7 9 16 4 +11 2 0 0 1 0 49
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 23 13 19 32 10 +25 3 1 1 4 0 80
Losses 2 0 2 2 6 -2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Ties 3 1 4 5 6 +2 1 0 0 0 0 13

September - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 8 6 5 11 6 +9 1 0 0 2 0 35
December 3 1 4 5 10 +1 1 0 0 0 0 6
January 8 2 10 12 4 +6 1 0 0 0 0 25
February 6 5 3 8 2 +8 1 1 1 2 0 24
March 3 0 3 3 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 6
April - - - 0 - - - - - - - -