11 Ben Certo
11 Ben Certo
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grand Island, N.Y.
High School: Nichols School
Position: D
Major: Finance
Career Stats (Click on season for game-by-game stats.)
YEAR GP GOALS ASSISTS POINTS PEN/MIN PPG SHG GWG +/-
2012-13 25 7 4 11 4/8 5 0 0 -4
2013-14 26 3 15 18 5/10 3 0 1 +4
CAREER 51 10 19 29 9/18 8 0 1 0

 

Career Single-Game Highs (through 2013-14)
CATEGORY NO. OPPONENT / DATE
Goals 1 Many Times (last at Milwaukee School of Engineering on Feb. 23, 2013)
Assists 2 Four Times (last at Lawrence University on Jan. 31, 2014)
Points 2 Many Times (last at Lawrence University on Jan. 31, 2014)

 

Awards
YEAR AWARDS
2012-13 1st varsity letter
Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association All-Freshman Team 
2013-14 2nd varsity letter
Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 24)
Forester Athlete of the Week (Nov. 28)
All-Northern Collegiate Hockey Association 

 

Other Notables
YEAR NOTES
2012-13 Played in all but two of the team's games
Tied for second on the squad in goals and seventh in points
Led Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association defensemen and tied for 27th in the league overall in goals
Also tied for sixth in the conference and 40th in the nation in power play goals
Scored first career goal against Concordia University Wisconsin on Nov. 10
Recorded first career assist on the game-winning goal against St. Mary's University on Dec. 8
Netted a power play goal in four of six games from Jan. 18-Feb. 3
Had a goal and assist for first multi-point game against Concordia University Wisconsin on Jan. 25
Also scored a goal and added an assist at Milwaukee School of Engineering on Feb. 8
Scored a power play goal in opener of MCHA quarterfinal series at M.S.O.E. on Feb. 23 
2013-14 Saw action in all but two games
Finished second on the Foresters in assists and tied-for-third in points
Led the team and ranked tied-for-fourth in the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association in points by a defenseman
Tied for third in the league in power play points and 15th in assists
Ranked tied-for-23rd in the nation in points per game by a defenseman and tied-for-93rd in the country in assists
Scored a power play goal against Northland College on Nov. 9
Had a game-winning goal and three assists in 3-2 and 3-1 victories over Finlandia University Nov. 22-23
Assisted on a pair of scores against Concordia University Wisconsin on Jan. 7
Had an assist at Gustavus Adolphus College on Jan. 10 and a goal and assist at St. Olaf College on Jan. 11
Recorded two more assists, including one on an overtime goal, in 4-3 win over Marian University on Jan. 18
Registered another two-assist game at Lawrence University on Jan. 31
Assisted on the game-winning score at Milwaukee School of Engineering on Feb. 8
Set up overtime goal in 3-2 victory over Marian University in NCHA quarterfinal series on Feb. 22
Also scored the winning goal in overtime of 20-minute minigame against Marian on Feb. 22