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33 Colton Phinney

Sophomore Year (2014-15): Played in all but one game and had a 4-22-3 record ... finished with a .910 save percentage and a 3.08 goals against average making 867 saves and allowing 86 goals ... started the season with a 45-save performance in a 2-2 with with Yale at the Prudential Center during the Liberty Hockey Invitational ... made 40 saves in a 2-1 win over Cornell in the home opener ... stopped 30+ saves in the next three games with 35 vs. Colgate, 32 at Rensselaer and 37 at St. Lawrence ... earned the win over Michigan State on Nov. 28 with 44 stops ... made a season-high 51 saves in a 4-3 loss to Harvard on Dec. 5 ... stopped 38 the next day against Dartmouth ... led the nation in saves on Dec. 5-6 weekend with 89 ... stopped 31 at No. 1 Minnesota State on Dec. 12 ... stopped 26 shots in a 4-1 win over Army on Jan. 28 ... posted 31 saves in a 2-2 tie at Brown on Jan. 31 ... stopped 34 at Colgate on Feb. 6 ... backstopped Princeton to a win vs. Clarkson making 28 saves on Feb. 13 ... named the ECAC Goalie of the Week on Feb. 15 after leading the league in saves in 62 while going 1-0-1 ... made 34 saves in a 1-1 tie with No. 20 St. Lawrence the next night ... collected 30 saves in the final game of the season, at Dartmouth, in Game 2 the ECAC playoffs.

Freshman Year (2013-14): Played in 18 games and posted a 4-14 record ... finished season with 525 saves on 583 shots for a .901 save percentage and a 3.64 GAA ... made his first career start at Colgate on Nov. 2 making 29 saves ... stopped 31 shots in a 3-0 loss v.s Quinnipiac on Nov. 22 ... saved 32 shots in his first career win at No. 4 Quinnipiac ... stopped 31 shots at Union on Dec. 6 ... made 32 saves in a loss to Maine on Dec. 28 at the Florida College Hockey Classic ... stopped a career-high 45 saves in a 3-0 loss to Union, the most by Princeton netminder since Mike Condon made 57 saves on Feb. 17, 2012, coincidently in a 3-0 loss to Union ... named the ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week and GoPrincetonTigers.com Athlete of the Week on Jan. 14 ... made 30 saves in a loss to Harvard on Jan. 31 ... stopped 43 shots in a 7-1 loss to St. Lawrence on Feb. 7 ... made 36 saves in a 3-2 win at Brown on Feb. 14, with one goal against being a penalty shot ... stopped 39 shots in a loss to No. 19 Colgate on Feb. 21 ...stopped 39 shots to win Game 1 of the ECAC series at Clarkson ... made 32 saves in Game 3.
Awards
• ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week (Jan. 14)
• Hobey Baker Award (team award)

Before Princeton: Played four years at Delbarton ... 2012 graduate of Delbarton ... posted a record of 58-4-1 with 29 shutouts ... assistant captain as a senior year with a 24-1 record with 12 shutouts, a .944 save percentage and a 0.75 goals against average  ... earning team’s MVP award as a senior ...  named first-team all-state, first-team all-area, first-team non-public, first-team all-county, first-team MSG Varsity and first-team Gordon Conference as a senior year ... named third-team all-state, second-team all-area, second-team all-country and honorable mention Gordon Conference as a junior when he went 23-3-1 with 10 shutouts ... career numbers (approximate) are a .947 save percentage and a 1.04 GAA ... Green Wave were four-time state champions and three-time Gordon Cup champions ... spent 2012-13 with Islanders Hockey Club (EJHL) ... put together a 25-11-1 record with four shutouts, a .922 save percentage and a 2.55 GAA ... captured four Defensive Player of the Week honors ... named to the EJHL All-Star Team ... tallied the game-winning assist in the playoffs and scored the game-winning goal in the finals against New Jersey.

Personal: Full name is Colton Phinney ... born June 17, 1993 ... parents are Llewellyn and Teri Phinney ... has three older brothers, Nick (SMU'13), Dustin (Oswego '10) and Thomas (Colorado '07).

 Season 
 Team 
 GP-GS  Record  Minutes  GA GAA
Saves  SV %
SHo  
2008-09 Delbarton 3- - - - 0.52 - .970 -
2009-10 Delbarton 8- - - - 0.67 - .947 -
2010-11 Delbarton 29- - - - 2.20 - .898 -
 2011-12 Delbarton - - - - - - - -
 2012-13 Islanders Hockey Club (EJHL)
33- - - - 2.45 - .922 -
2013-14 Princeton  18-17 4-14 956:00 58 3.64 525 .901 0
2014-15 Princeton  29-28 4-22-3  1675:25 86 3.08 867 .910 0
Career    47-44 8-36-3 2630:01 144 3.29 1392 .906 0

 Career Highs
 Career Firsts
 Saves
 51 vs. Harvard (12/5/14)
 
 Shutouts  
 
 Start
   at Colgate (11/2/13)
 Win    at Quinnipiac (11/22/13)
Position: Goaltender
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Chatham, N.J.
High School: Delbarton
Club: Islanders Hockey Club (EJHL)
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