27 Michael Hoy
27 - Michael Hoy
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: South Lyon, Mich.
Position: LD
Team: Texas Tornado (NAHL)
Previous Team: Texas Tornado (NAHL)

Entering the Season: Two-time All-Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Academic Team selection...has played 71 games in his AC career, with eight goals and 20 assists. 

2015-16 (Junior Year): Named Academic All-NCHA...had two goals and nine points...two of the goals were credited as game-winners...appeared in 28 contests...made the D3hockey.com National Team of the Week for Dec. 15 after his first goal of the season was the go-ahead marker in a 2-1 road win at nationally-ranked Nazareth...

2014-15 (Sophomore Year): Tabbed to the All-NCHA Academic Team...had four points in 18 games played...had a goal and an assist as AC doubled up Concordia-Wis. on Feb. 21, completing a NCHA series sweep...compiled a plus-5 rating...recorded 20 shots.

2013-14 (Freshman): Named to the NCHA All-Freshman Team...played in 26 games to earn first letter as a Bulldog...scored five goals and added 10 assists...attempted 50 shots on goal (.100)...recorded a plus-17 rating and served 12 penalty minutes...scored two power play goals...registered a season-high plus-4 and had an assist against Finlandia on Jan. 24...scored a goal in his first game at Northland on Nov. 1...tallied a goal and assist against Concordia (Wis.) on Nov. 15...scored a power play goal against Finlandia on Jan. 25...had a pair of assists against MSOE in NCHA Quarterfinal on Feb. 22.

Prior to AC: Spent the 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons playing for Texas Tornado of the NAHL...played in 60 games in 2012-13 and registered seven goals and 22 assists...served 39 penalty minutes...played in 41 games during the 2011-12 season with the Tornado...scored three goals and added nine assists...had two assists in five games during the Robertson Cup.

Personal: A double-major in biology and Spanish…born in Westland, Mich., on June 21, 1992…son of John and Daphne Hoy…graduated from South Lyon High School in 2010...won regional title in hockey under coach Bill McCreary in 2009...named second-team all-area in 2008...named to the all-conference team and was SLHS MVP in 2010...graduated with high honors...favorite sports teams are the Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Tigers and Detroit Lions...favorite athletes are Nicklas Lidstrom and Matthew Stafford...favorite TV shows are It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Sons of Anarchy and Friends...favorite movies are Miracle and The Breakfast Club...favorite book is Harry Potter series...favorite author is J.K. Rowling...favorite musicians are Tim McGraw, Styx and Michael Jackson.