35 Tyler Sims
    Tyler Sims

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Fort Wayne, Ind.

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 190

    Position:
    G

    Birthdate:
    11/09/1985

    Last Team:
    Youngstown Phantoms (NAHL)


    04/14/2014

    Men's Hockey Closes Year Ranked No. 9/10

    The Friars have been ranked in the season-ending polls for a second consecutive season.

    02/26/2014

    No. 12 Men's Hockey Closes Out Regular Season At Maine

    The Friars are part of a group of seven teams separated by six points in second- through seventh-place in the Hockey East standings.

    01/22/2014

    No. 7 Men's Hockey To Play Weekend Series Vs. No. 8 UMass Lowell

    The Friars and River Hawks open the series on Friday night at Schneider Arena.

    01/15/2014

    No. 7 Men's Hockey To Play Weekend Series At Colorado College

    The Friars and Tigers will meet for the first time since Nov. 24, 2000

    01/09/2014

    Top Two Hockey East Teams To Faceoff As Providence Plays At Boston College

    The Friars will play the Eagles for the first time on Friday night at Kelley Rink.

    2006-07: Played in 31 games and posted a 2.76 goals against average ... Recorded 28 saves in PC's 3-0 shutout win over Maine on 1/19 ... It marked his fourth career shutout, which is one away from tying a PC record ... Named Hockey East Co-Defensive Player of the Week on 1/22 ... Named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team

    2005-06: Played in 34 of the 36 games as a sophomore goalie ... Posted a 17-15-2 record, a 2.32 goals against average and a .916 save percentage ... Earned the Lou Lamoriello Co-MVP team award ... Received All-Hockey East Honorable Mention accolades ... Named Hockey East Player of the Month for December ... Earned Hockey East Player of the Week honors once and Defensive Player of the Week accolades twice ... Became the first Friar goalie to record consecutive shutouts in back-to-back games as he blanked UMass Lowell in a home-and-home series on 10/21 and 10/22 ... Also recorded a shutout in a win at Maine on 1/20 marking PC's first ever shutout at Maine's Alfond Arena ... His three shutouts tied a PC record for most in one season ... Stopped a career-high 59 shots at UNH in a Hockey East Quarterfinal game.

    2004-05: Played in 19 games and started 14 contests as a freshman ... Named Hockey East Rookie of the Month for March ... Earned Hockey East Rookie of the Week honors twice (11/8, 3/7) ... Made his collegiate debut on 11/6 against Wayne State and stopped 36 shots en route to a win ... Made 35 saves in a tie versus No. 1 Boston College (11/19) ... Stopped 40 shots in PC's upset win over No. 14 Maine ... Had a career-high 51 saves as the Friars defeated Boston University in the first game of a best-of-three Hockey East Quarterfinal series (3/11) ... The 51 saves marked a Hockey East rookie Tournament record and it also was the fifth highest in PC hockey history ... Earned Hockey East Academic All-Star Honors.

    BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played for the Youngstown Phantoms of the NAHL in 2003-04 ... Posted a 20-14-1 record in 40 games in 2003-04 ... Recorded a 2.63 goals against average and a .925 save percentage ... Ranked third in the NAHL with 1205 saves ... Finished second in the league with four shutouts ... Graduated from Boardman High School with a 4.0 GPA.

    PERSONAL: NAME: Tyler A. Sims ... BIRTHDATE: November 9, 1985 ... FAMILY: Son of Sue and Al Sims ... His father, Al, played in the NHL for 10 years and is the former Head Coach of the San Jose Sharks ... Al Sims also was an assistant coach (1993-96) for the Anaheim Mighty Ducks along with Tim Army ... MAJOR: Economics and History ... HOBBIES: Golf, baseball, working out, cars.

    CAREER STATS
    YEAR	GP	MIN	GA	SO	SAVES	SV%	GAA	W-L-T
    2004-05	19	1072	50	0	529	.914	2.80	7-8-2
    HE	10	564	29	0	307	.914	3.09	3-3-2
    2005-06	34	1988	77	3	845	.916	2.32	17-15-2
    HE	26	1498	56	3	632	.919	2.24	14-10-2
    2006-07	31	1650	76	1	667	.898	2.76	7-19-2
    HE	25	1341	60	1	530	.898	2.69	7-13-2
    TOTAL	84	4710	203	4	2041	.910	2.59	31-42-6
    HE	61	3403	145	4	1469	.910	2.67	21-26-6
    
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