1 Braeden Ostepchuk
1 Braeden Ostepchuk
Height: 6-0
Weight: 194
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lethbridge, Alberta
Position: G
Last Team: Selkirk Steelers (MJHL)
gp 20
gs 20
min 1176:01
ga 39
gaa 1.99
sv 483

2016-17: Played in 18 games ... posted 16-0-0 record to lead NCAA Division III hockey in winning percentage, becoming the first NU goaltender to accomplish that feat in program history ... won NCAA Elite 90 award for highest cumulative GPA (4.0) at the NCAA Division III Men's Ice Hockey Championship ... named to the NEHC All-Conference Second Team ... tabbed to PrimeLink Great Northern ShootOut and Northfield Savings Bank Holiday All-Tournament teams for second straight year ... posted 1.83 goals against average, which ranked seventh nationally and .924 save percentage ranked 23rd nationally ... recorded two shutouts to tie for 14th in the nation ... earned NEHC All-Academic team honors ... named CoSIDA Academic All-American for second straight season, earning First Team honors for the At-Large category ... AHCA Scholar All-American.  

2015-16: Played in 21 games, earning No. 1 starting job for first time in career ... compiled 14-5-1 record with a 1.67 goals against average, which ranked sixth nationally ... posted a ..930 save percentage which ranked 15th nationally ... recorded four shutouts which tied for third nationally ... three-time NEHC Goalie of the Week selection ... tabbed to Northfield Savings Bank and PrimeLink Great Northern ShootOut All-Tournament teams ... earned NEHC All-Academic team honors ... named CoSIDA Academic All-American Third Team for the At-Large category.

2014-15: Played in 12 games during rookie campaign, compiled 9-2-0 overall record ... ranked second in the country with 1.52 goals against average ... compiled .914 save percentage to go along with three shutouts in 672 minutes of action. 

BEFORE NORWICH: Played for Selkirk Steelers of Manitoba Junior Hockey League in 2013-14 and Powell River Kings of the British Columbia Hockey League in 2012-13 ... Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) Player of the Year nominee ... CJHL Goaltender of the Year finalist ... MJHL Goaltender of the Year, First Team All-Star, 3x Goaltender of the Month ... CJHL 3rd star of the Month (December 2013) ... Selkirk Steelers Co-MVP 2013-14 ... won MJHL regular season championship and set Steelers franchise record with 20-game win streak.

PERSONAL: Son of Ron and Cath Ostepchuk ... majoring in Mechanical Engineering.

Recent Games
Feb 3 at New England College W, 3-2
Feb 9 Hobart L, 5-4
Feb 10 Skidmore T, 2-2
Feb 17 Castleton W, 2-1
Feb 24 UMass-Boston W, 6-3
Mar 3 Hobart L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 20 14
Games started 20 14
Minutes 1176:01 818:30
Goals against 39 27
Goals-against average 1.99 1.98
Saves 483 337
Save pct .925 .926
Wins 11 8
Losses 5 2
Ties 2 2
Win pct .667 .750
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t
Oct 21 Nichols W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Saint Anselm W, 4-0 1 40:00 0 0.00 14 1.000 1 0 0
Oct 27 Salve Regina L, 3-2 1 59:19 3 3.03 26 .897 0 1 0
Nov 3 UMass-Boston W, 5-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 27 1.000 1 0 0
Nov 4 Babson W, 4-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 22 .917 1 0 0
Nov 10 at Skidmore W, 4-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 24 1.000 1 0 0
Nov 11 at Hobart T, 2-2 1 64:26 2 1.86 29 .935 0 0 1
Nov 17 New England College L, 4-3 1 57:52 4 4.15 18 .818 0 1 0
Nov 18 Southern Maine W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 vs. Plattsburgh L, 4-1 1 58:55 3 3.06 23 .885 0 1 0
Nov 25 at Middlebury W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 at Castleton W, 2-0 1 59:56 0 0.00 29 1.000 0 0 0
Dec 8 Castleton W, 4-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 22 .957 1 0 0
Jan 5 Northland W, 5-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 31 .969 1 0 0
Jan 6 University of New England L, 1-0 1 59:18 1 1.01 17 .944 0 1 0
Jan 12 at Southern Maine W, 3-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 14 .875 1 0 0
Jan 13 at New England College W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Middlebury W, 5-1 1 59:59 1 1.00 19 .950 1 0 0
Jan 19 Skidmore W, 4-2 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 Hobart L, 4-1 1 59:42 3 3.02 32 .914 0 1 0
Jan 26 at Babson W, 5-3 1 59:57 3 3.00 32 .914 1 0 0
Jan 27 at UMass-Boston W, 5-4 1 59:59 4 4.00 36 .900 1 0 0
Jan 30 Plattsburgh W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Southern Maine W, 2-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 16 .941 1 0 0
Feb 3 at New England College W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Hobart L, 5-4 1 31:38 3 5.69 12 .800 0 0 0
Feb 10 Skidmore T, 2-2 1 65:00 2 1.85 24 .923 0 0 1
Feb 17 Castleton W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 UMass-Boston W, 6-3 1 60:00 3 3.00 30 .909 1 0 0
Mar 3 Hobart L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
2014-15 10 10 572:32 12 1.26 145 .924 8 1 0 .889
2015-16 21 18 1149:15 32 1.67 426 .930 14 5 1 .725
2016-17 18 18 986:07 30 1.83 363 .924 16 0 0 1.000
2017-18 20 20 1176:01 39 1.99 483 .925 11 5 2 .667
Total 69 66 3883:55 113 1.75 1417 .926 49 11 3 .802
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
Total 20 20 1176:01 39 1.99 483 .925 11 5 2 .667
Conference 14 14 818:30 27 1.98 337 .926 8 2 2 .750
Exhibition 1 1 40:00 0 0.00 14 1.000 1 0 0 1.000
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Home 12 12 692:48 24 2.08 280 .921 6 4 1 .591
Away 7 7 424:18 12 1.70 180 .938 5 0 1 .917
Neutral 1 1 58:55 3 3.06 23 .885 0 1 0 .000
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Wins 12 12 719:51 18 1.50 302 .944 11 0 0 1.000
Losses 6 6 326:44 17 3.12 128 .883 0 5 0 .000
Ties 2 2 129:26 4 1.85 53 .930 0 0 2 .500
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October 1 1 59:19 3 3.03 26 .897 0 1 0 .000
November 6 6 361:13 11 1.83 143 .929 3 2 1 .583
December 2 2 119:56 1 0.50 51 .981 1 0 0 1.000
January 7 7 418:55 15 2.15 181 .923 5 2 0 .714
February 4 4 216:38 9 2.49 82 .901 2 0 1 .833