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Matt Fornataro (RW)

Rockford IceHogs

Name: Matt Fornataro
Number: 39
Position: RW
Shoots: R
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Birthdate: 1985-06-26
Birth place: Calgary, AB

Biography

Draft: Undrafted
Acquired: Signed an AHL Standard Player’s Contract with Norfolk on July 5, 2011.

2011-12 Season Notes

Scored the game-winning goal on 1/14/12 vs. Connecticut...Skated in his 200th career AHL game on 1/13/12 vs. Connecticut...Appeared in his 250th career professional contest on 1/6/12 vs. Albany...Notched his 100th career AHL point, scoring a goal on 12/17/11 at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton...Registered his first goal of the season on 12/9/11 vs. Binghamton after starting the 2011-12 campaign with 12 assists...Earned his 150th professional point on 11/18/11 at St. John’s...Potted three assists on 10/21/11 at Binghamton...Recorded assists in his first four games of the season 2011-12 (7a)

2010-11 Season Notes

Notched his first professional multi-point game with two assists on 4/20/11 vs. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton...Set AHL career highs in games played (70), goals (17), assists (25), and points (25) with Norfolk...Had a goal and an assist on 3/18/11 vs. Albany...Registered three assists on 3/11/11 vs. Binghamton...Signed an AHL Standard Player’s Contract with Norfolk on 8/4/10

Career Notes

Made his professional debut and scored his first pro goal on 4/6/08 with Syracuse at Rochester...Served as the Team Captain of the University of New Hampshire (NCAA, H-East) in 2007-08...Led the University of New Hampshire (UNH) in points and assists, and ranked second in goals in 2007-08...Earned Hockey East Second All-American Team honors in 2007-08...2007-08 Hockey East Second All-Star Team...Ranked second in scoring (40 points) with UNH in 2006-07...In 2006-07, ranked 10th in Hockey East in scoring overall, and his 30 points (10g-20a) in 27 games in league play was good for fourth best among all H-East skaters

View Game By Game Stats Player Stats

Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PIM SOG SOA SOGW SO
2011-12 Regular Season Rockford IceHogs 23 3 6 9 2 42 8 2 5 1 0.400
2011-12 Regular Season Norfolk Admirals 46 5 20 25 4 106 22 0 1 0 0.000
2010-11 Regular Season Norfolk Admirals 70 17 25 42 9 170 35 0 6 0 0.000
2009-10 Regular Season Norfolk Admirals 45 11 7 18 -5 117 22 1 4 1 0.250
2009-10 Regular Season Houston Aeros 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.000
2008-09 Regular Season Worcester Sharks 51 10 15 25 -10 128 30 1 3 1 0.333
2007-08 Regular Season Syracuse Crunch 1 1 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 0 0.000
Playoff Stats
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PIM SOG SOA SOGW SO
2011 Calder Cup Playoffs Norfolk Admirals 6 0 4 4 1 15 0 0 0 0 0.000
2009 Calder Cup Playoffs Worcester Sharks 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000