16 Mitch Nylen
16 Mitch Nylen
Height: 5-10
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lawrenceville, Ga.
High School: Brooks School
Position: Defense
gp 36
p 15
g 3
a 12
pim 29
+/- -5

2013-14 Stats | 2014-15 Stats | 2015-16 Stats

2015-16:

  • Played in 36 games, recording 15 points (3G, 12A)
  • Had a goal and an assist in 3-1 win over Holy Cross on Nov. 7; was a +3 in the game
  • Had two assists in games at Robert Morris (Nov. 29) and Mercyhurst (Jan. 16)
  • Scored a power play goal in 7-4 win at UConn on Jan. 26

2014-15:

  • AHC Defensive Player of the Week (March 10) 
  • Played in 32 games, recording a team-high 16 assists
  • Had two assists in the Pioneers’ 6-3 win at Bentley on Oct. 18; Also had two assists at Robert Morris on Dec. 5 
  • Blocked four shots at Robert Morris on Dec. 6 and against Air Force on Feb. 7 
  • Had two assists in the 5-4 overtime win over Air Force on Feb. 6 
  • Named AHC Defensive Player of the Week after recording two assists and a +4 in Sacred Heart’s sweep of Army in the first round of the AHC Tournament.

2013-14:

  • AHA All-Rookie Team 
  • AHA Rookie of the Week (10/22/13) 
  • Recorded his first two career points on an assist and a game-winning power play goal in the 3-1 win over Bentley on Oct. 16 
  • Scored a goal in the 6-5 win at Army on Nov. 22 
  • Had an assist in back-to-back games at Canisius (Jan. 12) and at Air Force (Jan. 17) 
  • Scored the game-winning goal with 0.9 seconds left in the Pioneers’ 4-3 win over Niagara on Jan. 31; was a +2 in the game 
  • Had an assist in the 5-4 win over Bentley on Feb. 21

Prior to Sacred Heart: Played three seasons of varsity hockey at the Brooks School in North Andover, Mass. … Was named All-League three times and was the League MVP his senior year … Led Brooks School to the 2013 Small School Championship … Also a member of the Neponset Valley River Rats U18 team that won the 2013 USA Hockey Tier 1 U18 National Championship.

Personal: Born on May 27, 1994 … Son of Gay and Bob Nylen … Has one sister, Chelsea … Plans to major in finance … Favorite Sports Team: Chicago Blackhawks … Favorite Professional Athletes: Patrick Kane/Andrew Ference … Favorite Book: The Devil in the White City … Favorite Movie: Horrible Bosses … Favorite TV Show: Entourage.

Recent Games
Feb 20 at Canisius W, 4-3
Feb 26 Holy Cross L, 5-2
Feb 27 at Holy Cross L, 3-0
Mar 4 at Bentley L, 5-4
Mar 5 at Bentley W, 2-1
Mar 6 at Bentley L, 4-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 36 27
Points 15 11
Goals 3 2
Assists 12 9
PIM 29 25
+/- -5 +0
Power-play goals 1 0
Short-handed goals 1 1
Empty net goals 1 1
Games started 22 16
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 50 38
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 4 Dalhousie L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at Union T, 1-1 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 16 at UMass L, 5-2 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 17 Arizona St. W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 27 at American Int'l W, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 30 Canisius L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Oct 31 Canisius W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 6 at Holy Cross L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 7 Holy Cross W, 3-1 1 1 1 2 0 +3 0 1 1 0 0 2
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 5-2 1 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 13 at Penn State L, 8-2 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 14 at Penn State L, 3-2 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 20 Air Force T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 21 Air Force L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 28 at Robert Morris L, 6-3 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 29 at Robert Morris L, 5-4 - 0 2 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 4 Army West Point L, 4-3 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 5 at Army West Point L, 5-2 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 2 Niagara W, 5-0 - 1 0 1 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 3 Niagara W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 8 at Army West Point T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 9 Army West Point W, 4-1 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 15 at Mercyhurst L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 16 at Mercyhurst W, 6-4 - 0 2 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 22 RIT L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 23 RIT   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 RIT L, 5-3 1 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 26 at UConn W, 7-4 - 1 0 1 0 -1 1 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 29 at Bentley L, 4-2 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 30 at Bentley T, 3-3 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 5 Robert Morris L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 6 Robert Morris L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 15 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 19 at Canisius W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at Canisius W, 4-3 - 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 26 Holy Cross L, 5-2 - 0 1 1 4 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 27 at Holy Cross L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 4 at Bentley L, 5-4 1 0 1 1 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 5 at Bentley W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 6 at Bentley L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 36 3 12 15 29 -5 1 1 1 0 0 0 50
Conference 27 2 9 11 25 +0 0 1 1 0 0 0 38
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 15 2 3 5 19 +2 0 1 1 0 0 0 21
Away 21 1 9 10 10 -7 1 0 0 0 0 0 29
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 12 3 7 10 4 +15 1 1 1 0 0 0 16
Losses 20 0 5 5 23 -22 0 0 0 0 0 0 27
Ties 4 0 0 0 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
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October 6 0 0 0 2 +4 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
November 9 1 5 6 2 +1 0 1 1 0 0 0 14
December 2 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
January 11 2 3 5 2 +0 1 0 0 0 0 0 11
February 5 0 2 2 21 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
March 3 0 2 2 2 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 5