17 Matt Bergland
    Matt Bergland

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Faribault, Minn.

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 180

    Position:
    LW

    Last Team:
    Benilde St. Margaret's (MSHSL)


    01/06/2014

    No. 6 Men's Hockey Returns to Hockey East Play Against Northeastern

    The Friars and Huskies will play at 7:05 p.m. on Tuesday at Schneider Arena

    01/02/2014

    Men's Hockey Set To Play Merrimack At Frozen Fenway

    The Friars open Citi Frozen Fenway 2014 at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 4

    06/20/2012

    Eleven Men's Hockey Student-Athletes Named To Hockey East All-Academic Team

    Andy Balysky shared the Hockey East Top Scholar-Athlete Award with a 4.0 GPA.

    04/01/2012

    Men's Hockey Announces 2012 Team Awards

    Alex Beaudry earns Lou Lamoriello MVP Award.

    03/14/2012

    Men's Hockey To Face No. 1 Boston College In Hockey East Semifinals At The TD Garden

    The Friars will play the Eagles at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 16 at the TD Garden in Boston, Mass.

    2011-12: Played in all 38 games during his senior season ... Posted seven goals, 16 assists and 23 points ... Recorded one assist in a win over No. 7 Boston University in the season opener ... Scored the game-tying goal versus No. 15 Minnesota-Duluth (10/22) ... Posted two assists in a win over Vermont (11/4) ... Matched a career-high four points (1 g, 3 a) in a win at No. 1 Merrimack (12/3) ... Scored one goal against Brown (1/1) ... Posted two goals and one assist in a win over No. 12 Maine (2/10) ... Scored twice vs. No. 7 UMass Lowell in game one of the Hockey East Quarterfinals (3/8).

    2010-11: Played in 32 games and totaled four goals, five assists and nine points ... Recorded one goal at UMass Lowell on 10/22 and one assist at No. 8 Boston University on 10/23 ... Posted one goal and one assist at Alabama-Huntsville (11/13) ... Had one assist versus No. 8 UNH (1/28) ... Scored a goal in consecutive games versus UMass Lowell (2/25 - 2/26).

    2009-10: Played in all 34 games during his sophomore season ... Finished second on the team in points (23), tied for first in goals (12) and tied for third in assists (11) ... Scored game winners at Bowling Green (10/23) and at UMass (10/31) ... Recorded a career-high four points (3 g, 1 a) in an 8-2 victory over Bowling Green on 10/23 ... Tallied two assists in the Friars' 4-2 victory over UMass-Lowell on 11/24 ... Had a five-game point streak (2 g, 3 a) from 12/11-1/16 ... Earned Hockey East Player of the Week honors on 10/26 ... Shared the team's Rob Gaudreau Award for the most goals.

    2008-09: Played in all 34 games as a freshman ... Led the team in points (27), assists (17) and tied for first in goals (10) ... Led the Friars with two game-winning goals ... Had six multiple-point games, including a career-high three points (1 g, 2 a) in a win over Bowling Green (10/18) ... Had a five-game point streak (4 g, 3 a) from 11/29 - 1/13 ... Recorded two assists in consecutive games at Holy Cross (10/25) and at UMass (10/31) ... Had two goals, including the game winner, at No. 2 Boston U. (1/13) ... Also scored against Boston College on 2/28.

    BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Attended Providence Academy until 2006 before moving on to Benilde-St. Margaret's where he played for two seasons ... Recorded 70 points during his senior year with 38 goals and 32 assists, finishing his career at Benilde-St. Margaret's with 108 points ... Helped Benilde-St. Margaret's finish third in the Minnesota High School State Tournament in 2007-08 ... Earned All-State honors and All-Tournament Team accolades in 2008 ... Honor Roll student while attending Benilde-St. Margaret's.

    PERSONAL: Matthew F. Bergland ... Born May 28, 1990 ... Son of Scott and Roxanne Bergland ... Has one younger sister, Megan ... His father, Scott, played club hockey at St. Cloud State ... Management major.

    CAREER STATS
    Year	gp	g	a	pts	pen-pim	ppg	shg	gwg
    2011-12	38	7	16	23	15-30	2	0	1
    2010-11	32	4	5	9	8-16	1	0	0
    2009-10	34	12	11	23	12-32	3	0	2
    2008-09	34	10	17	27	14-28	3	0	2
    Total	138	33	49	82	49-106	9	0	5
    

    CAREER HIGHS Goals: 3 (10/23/09 at Bowling Green State) Assists: 3 (12/3/11 at Merrimack) Points: 4 (twice, last at Merrimack 12/3/11)