10 Mathew Thompson
10 Mathew Thompson
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bolton, Ontario
Position: C
Team: Trenton Golden Hawks (OJHL)

Entering the Season: Postseason awards candidate...named Bulldogs captain by his teammates and coaching staff...in two seasons at Adrian, Thompson has racked up 80 points (39g, 41a) in just 57 career games for an average of 1.40 points a game...

2015-16 (Sophomore Year): Notched 16+21=37 scoring totals en route to All-Northern Collegiate Hockey Association honors...tabbed to the D3hockey.com All-West Region Third Team...served as an alternate captain...listed third in conference scoring and was 15th nationally with 1.28 points per game, which led all sophomores in NCAA Division III...tied for the team lead with 16 goals...had three power-play goals and four game-winners on the season...in 20 league games, he scored 13 goals and 31 assists...recognized on the inaugural D3hockey.com Team of the Week on Nov. 10 and made it again on Jan. 20...Pathfinder Bank Classic tournament MVP after leading AC to convincing wins over nationally-ranked foes Classic host Oswego State and Williams College...

2014-15 (Freshman Year): Named to the USCHO.com All-Rookie Team as well as to the NCHA All-Freshmen Team...racked up 23 goals and 20 assists for 43 points in 28 games...ranked sixth in NCAA Division III scoring with 1.54 points per game...named to the Harris Cup All-Tournament Team after notching 7 points (5g, 2a) and plus-4 rating during the NCHA Playoffs...in his Bulldogs debut, assisted on two goals, had four shots and a plus-2 rating in 9-2 win over Northland in the season opener...began collegiate career with a nine-game point-scoring streak that included eight goals and eight assists over that span...held scoreless in just three contests...recorded first career AC hat trick in a 6-3 loss to Wisconsin-Stevens Point on Nov. 29...registered another three-goal effort among a career-best four points on Feb. 6 at Lawrence, a 6-1 triumph...chosen the NCHA Offensive Player of the Week on Nov. 25 after posting two goals and three assists in a pair of victories over nationally-ranked opponents on the road...collected a plus-24 rating...scored seven power-play goals and credited with four game-winning tallies.

Prior to Adrian College: Played for Trenton Golden Hawks of the Ontario Junior Hockey League during the 2013-14 season...played in 35 games and collected 13 goals and 30 assists...played 12 playoff games and scored two goals to go with three assists...team finished with 34 wins and 70 points losing in second round of playoffs...played 63 games for the Orangeville Flyers of the OJHL...scored eight goals in 20 games in 2013-14 before moving to Trenton...spent 2012-13 season with Orangeville scoring 15 goals and adding 19 assists in 43 games.

Personal: Majoring in sports management...born in Brampton, Ontario, on October 17, 1993...son of Mark and Anna Thompson...attended St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary School, graduating in 2011...would like to pursue professional hockey after graduation...played hockey and soccer as a prep...graduated as an Ontario Scholar...favorite sports teams are the Philadelphia Flyers, Philadelphia Eagles and Toronto Blue Jays...favorite athlete is Claude Giroux...favorite TV shows are The League and The Big Bang Theory...favorite movies are Step Brothers and 21 Jump Street...favorite musicians are Lee Brice and Florida Georgia Line.