21 Matt Blomquist
21 Matt Blomquist
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Year: Sr
Hometown: Blaine, Minn.
Position: D
Previous Team: Coulee Region Chill (NAHL)
gp 40
p 25
g 6
a 19
pim 6
+/- +2

2014-15: Played in 29 games … missed 8 games with an injury … recorded 3 goals and 11 assists for 14 points … blocked 30 shots … had two assists vs. Sacred Heart (Oct. 18) … had a six game scoring streak from Oct. 30-Nov. 15 with 1 goal and 5 assists … goal came vs. Mercyhurst in 4-4 tie (Nov. 14) … had an assist in 2-1 win over Air Force (Dec. 5) … had one goal each in games vs. RIT (Jan. 24) and Mercyhurst in game three of AHC Quarterfinals (March 15) … Atlantic Hockey All-Academic.

2013-14: Played in 31 of 37 games … named second team All-Atlantic Hockey … compiled a 3-24-27 scoring line … t-27th in AHA in points, t-10th in assists and t-6th in +/- at +19 … t-3rd in AHA in points among defensemen and 4th nationally in points per game among defensemen … 3rd on squad in assists and sixth in points … 13 of 27 points came on the power play … led team in blocked shots (53) … recorded a +19 rating for the season … had two assists in win over Robert Morris Dec. 7 … assisted on all three goals in 3-2 win over Holy Cross at Frozen Fenway Dec. 28 … two assists in victory over RIT Jan. 11 … scored a short-handed goal in helping team to 5-3 win at Holy Cross Jan. 25 … had three assists each in wins over Army Feb. 15 and AIC Feb. 28 … one goal and one assist in victory at Army Feb. 14 … named Atlantic Hockey co-Player of the Week Feb. 18 … Atlantic Hockey All-Academic.

2012-13: Named to Atlantic Hockey All-Rookie team … Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Month for November … played in 27 games, missing eight with an injury suffered Feb. 2 at Niagara … had 17 points on the season with three goals and 14 assists … t-5th in scoring among Atlantic Hockey rookies and t-12th among Atlantic Hockey defensemen … made collegiate debut in season-opener against Sacred Heart Oct. 16 … first career point was an assist at Michigan Oct. 19 … had a seven-game scoring streak from Nov. 2-Nov. 24 (2g, 10a) … notched two assists at Robert Morris Nov. 2 … scored first career goal, and added two assists in 3-1 win over UConn Nov. 17 … named Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Week Nov. 19 … recorded one goal and three assists in series against Mercyhurst Nov. 23 & 24 … had two assists in 7-2 victory over Canisius Jan. 19 … scored in Bentley’s 4-1 win at Holy Cross Jan. 25 … blocked 36 shots on the season ... Atlantic Hockey All-Academic.

Before Bentley: Played junior hockey in the North American Hockey League with the Coulee Region Chill for two seasons (2010-12) and the North Iowa Outlaws for one (2009-10) … played in 51 games for the Chill during the 2011-12 season, compiling a 6-19-25 scoring line … during the 2010-11 campaign, led all Chill defensemen in assists (27) and points (34) while scoring seven goals in 57 games … had a 2-7-9 scoring line in 57 games during his one season with the Outlaws.

Personal: Majoring in accountancy with a minor in law … 2009 graduate of Blaine High School ... age as of Oct. 1: 24 … son of Brian and Lisa Blomquist … has one sister, Brittney (23).

Recent Games
Mar 4 Sacred Heart W, 5-4
Mar 5 Sacred Heart L, 2-1
Mar 6 Sacred Heart W, 4-1
Mar 11 at Robert Morris W, 4-3
Mar 12 at Robert Morris L, 4-1
Mar 13 at Robert Morris L, 6-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 40 28
Points 25 18
Goals 6 4
Assists 19 14
PIM 6 6
+/- +2 -2
Power-play goals 2 2
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 39 28
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 83 59
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 9 Mercyhurst L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Oct 10 Mercyhurst L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 16 at Northeastern W, 3-2 1 0 2 2 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 17 Northeastern W, 4-1 1 0 2 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 31 at Army West Point T, 2-2 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 1 vs. Army West Point W, 6-2 1 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 4 Merrimack L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 13 at Rochester Inst. W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 14 at Rochester Inst. W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 20 Rensselaer L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 24 at Boston U. L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 28 at New Hampshire L, 5-4 - 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 1 American Int'l W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 4 at Niagara L, 6-4 1 0 2 2 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 5 at Niagara W, 3-1 1 0 1 1 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 11 Holy Cross T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 12 Holy Cross L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 2 at Air Force L, 3-2 1 1 0 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 3 at Air Force W, 5-3 1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 8 at Robert Morris L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 9 at Robert Morris L, 5-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 15 Rochester Inst. L, 3-2 1 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 16 Rochester Inst. L, 6-3 1 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 22 American Int'l W, 6-1 1 0 3 3 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 23 at American Int'l T, 5-5 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 29 Sacred Heart W, 4-2 1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 30 Sacred Heart T, 3-3 1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 5 at Mercyhurst W, 4-1 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 6 at Mercyhurst L, 5-2 1 0 1 1 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 12 Canisius L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 13 Canisius L, 6-3 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 24 at American Int'l T, 2-2 1 1 0 1 2 +1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 26 at Army West Point L, 6-2 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 27 Army West Point T, 2-2 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 4 Sacred Heart W, 5-4 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 5 Sacred Heart L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 6 Sacred Heart W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 11 at Robert Morris W, 4-3 1 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Mar 12 at Robert Morris L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 13 at Robert Morris L, 6-3 1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2012-13 27 3 14 17 14 +5 2 0 0 0 0 0 48
2013-14 31 3 24 27 12 +19 0 1 0 0 0 0 74
2014-15 29 3 11 14 28 -6 0 0 0 0 0 0 76
2015-16 40 6 19 25 6 +2 2 0 0 0 0 0 83
Total 127 15 68 83 60 +20 4 1 0 0 0 0 281
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 40 6 19 25 6 +2 2 0 0 0 0 0 83
Conference 28 4 14 18 6 -2 2 0 0 0 0 0 59
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Home 19 1 7 8 0 -3 1 0 0 0 0 0 41
Away 20 4 11 15 6 +4 1 0 0 0 0 0 41
Neutral 1 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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Wins 14 2 13 15 0 +14 0 0 0 0 0 0 20
Losses 20 3 4 7 4 -11 1 0 0 0 0 0 52
Ties 6 1 2 3 2 -1 1 0 0 0 0 0 11
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October 5 0 5 5 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
November 7 1 1 2 0 +5 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
December 5 0 3 3 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
January 10 2 6 8 2 -7 1 0 0 0 0 0 20
February 7 1 3 4 2 +0 1 0 0 0 0 0 23
March 6 2 1 3 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 14