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Evan Weninger
Player Profile:
Evan Weninger 2278640
Position: Goaltender
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 170
Year: Junior
Hometown: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
High School: Kindersley (SJHL)

2016-17 (Sophomore) - Game-By-Game Statistics
Made 21 saves and allowed three goals in a 4-3 overtime win at Alaska (Oct. 15)...made 24 saves and allowed four goals in a 4-4 tie with Vermont, his first career tie (Oct. 21)...made 29 saves and allowed one goal in a 5-1 win over UMass Lowell (Oct. 28)...earned his first collegiate assist against Colorado College (Nov. 4)...made 24 saves an allowed four goals in a 6-4 win at Miami (Nov. 11)...stopped 23 shots and allowed two goals in a 6-2 win at Miami (Nov. 12)...made 31 saves in a 2-0 shutout at Northern Michigan, his second career shutout (Nov. 26)...made a career high 47 saves and allowed three goals in a 3-3 tie at Wisconsin (Dec. 2)...made 40 saves and allowed one goal in a 3-1 win at St. Cloud State (Dec. 9)...stopped 28 shots and allowed one goal in a 4-1 win over Lake Superior State (Dec. 30)...made 30 saves and allowed two goals in a 4-2 win at Colorado College (Jan. 14)...made 32 saves and allowed three goals in a 3-3 tie with Miami...recorded 30 saves and earned his second shutout of the season in a 2-0 win over Miami (Jan. 21)...made 37 saves and allowed two goals in a 2-2 tie at Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 3)...made 22 saves to earn a 3-0 shutout at North Dakota (Feb. 25), his third of the season...named NCHC Goaltender of the Week for his efforts at UND...made 27 saves and allowed one goal in a 2-1 overtime win at Western Michigan (March 10).

2015-16 (Freshman) - Game-By-Game Statistics
Made his collegiate debut with 40 saves and no goals against in a 2-0 win at Minnesota State (Oct. 10)...became the first UNO goalie to record a shutout in his first collegiate appearance...named NCHC Rookie of the Week (Oct. 12)...made 29 saves and allowed one goal in a 3-1 win at Vermont (Oct. 17)...made 27 saves and allowed one goal in a 4-1 win over Air Force (Oct. 24)...made a career-high 45 saves, tying Dan Ellis for sixth in UNO history, and allowed two goals in a 4-2 win vs. Minnesota Duluth (Nov. 6)...made 35 saves and allowed two goals in a 4-2 win vs. Minnesota Duluth (Nov. 7)...named NCHC Rookie of the Week for the second time (Nov. 9)...made 30 saves and allowed two goals in a 3-2 win at Miami (Nov. 21)...made 34 saves and allowed one goal in a 3-1 win over Ohio State (Nov. 27)...had 42 saves and allowed four goals in a 6-4 win over Ohio State (Nov. 28)...was named NCHC Rookie of the Month for November by going 5-0-0 with a 2.18 GAA and a .944 save percentage...made 31 saves and allowed two goals in a 7-2 win at St. Cloud State (Dec. 5)...made 18 saves and allowed one goal in a 3-1 win over Arizona State (Dec. 19)...made 11 saves and allowed one goal in a 6-1 win at Colorado College (Jan. 30)...made 28 saves and allowed one goal in a 2-1 win over Western Michigan (Feb. 12)...stopped 31 shots and allowed three goals in a 6-3 win over Western Michigan (Feb. 13)...named the NCHC Goalie of the Week (Feb. 15)...named a member of the NCHC All-Rookie Team...led UNO in wins (13), goals against average (2.46) and save percentage (.923)...named to the NCHC Academic All-Conference Team.


Before UNO

Led Kindersley of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League in 2014-15 with a record of 27-10-2 in 41 games...posted a 2.06 goals-against average and a .942 save percentage, both career highs...also had four shutouts...led the SJHL in save percentage while also ranking second in the league in GAA and third in wins...in 10 playoff appearances, had a record of 6-4 with a 2.00 GAA and a .935 save percentage...played for the Canada West roster in the World Junior A Challenge...in 61 career games with Kindersley, posted a record of 38-16-2 with a 2.10 GAA and .940 save percentage with six shutouts.

Personal
Born Aug. 11, 1996...son of David and Joanne Weninger...has a sister, Natasha...majoring in general science.

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