Matt Tennyson (D)
2012-13: enters his first professional season…2011-12:…Rookie…7gp with Worcester (1-1-2 ), 0 pims, -1, 17 shots… scored his first professional goal in his 3rd professional game on Peter Mannino in Portland 4/7… game-by-game: assist, +1, and 4 shots in 3-2W vs. Hershey on 4/15…scored his first professional goal, a power play goal vs. Peter Mannino to tie the game 4-4 in the 3rd period in 5-4SOL at Portland on 4/7… made professional debut and fired one shot in 2-1W vs. Albany on 4/4…signed an ATO…with the Worcester Sharks on 3/31… signed a two year contract with the San Jose Sharks on 3/28 after completing his junior season at Western Michigan Univ…Appeared in 38 games with Western Michigan Univ… ... named Second Team All-CCHA and a finalist for CCHA Best Offensive Defenseman ... netted two goals in first game of the season in 7-1 win over Alabama-Huntsville and finished +3 (10/7) ... tallied first assist of the season in 4-0 win over Alabam-Huntsville (10/8) was named CCHA Defenseman of the Week for performance in sweep of Alabama-Huntsville (10/10) ... tallied two assists in series sweep of Northern Michigan (10/28-29) ... netted third goal of the season against Michigan State (11/11) ... netted two goals, including the game-winner, in 4-2 win at No. 6 Ferris State (12/2) ... tallied fourth assist of the season and finished +1 in 3-0 shutout win of No. 6 Ferris State (12/3) ... named CCHA Defensman of the Week for the second time this season after performance in sweep over Ferris State (12/5) ... registered a career-high two assists in 6-1 win over Bowling Green (12/10) ... netted sixth goal of the season in 2-1 overtime win vs. St. Cloud State (12/30) ... tallied an assist in 3-2 win at Notre Dame (1/13) ... netted seventh goal of the season in 3-1 win over No. 3 Notre Dame (1/14) ... tallied eighth assist of the season in 4-1 win over BGSU (1/27) ... assisted on the game-winning goal in 2-1 win over Alaska (2/3) ... netted goals in back-to-back games against Ohio State to tie a career-high with nine in a season (2/10-11) ... tallied an assist in 4-2 win over LSSU in game one of the CCHA Quarterfinals (3/9) ... set new career high and became the first defensman since 2001-02 season to net 10 goals in a season after netting a goal and adding an assist in 5-2, series clinching win over LSSU (3/10). 2010-11: Appeared in 42 games ... led all Bronco defensemen in scoring with 21 points with career highs with nine goals and 12 assists ... led the Broncos in power play goals with seven ... made season debut in 5-3 loss vs. Canisius ... scored first goal of the season against Canisius (10/8) ... tallied first assist of the game and finished with a plus-3 rating in 3-2 overtime win over Canisius (10/9) ... netted second goal of the season in 3-3 tie at St. Lawrence (10/23) ... netted two goals, including the game-winner, for first career multi-goal game in 4-3 win over No. 12 Michigan State (11/5) ... netted game-tying goal in 4-4 tie and shootout win at Northern Michigan (12/4) ... tallied fifth assist of the season, tallying a helper on the game-winning goal in 4-1 win over Lake Superior (12/11) ... tallied assist in 2-1 win over No. 12/10 Union (12/18) ... assisted on the game-winning goal in 4-2 win over Ohio State (1/14) ... netted sixth goal of the season in 4-4 tie at Lake Superior State (1/22) ... netted seventh goal of the season, sixth on the power play, in 5-2 win over Northern Michigan (1/28) ... tallied an assist and finished +3 in 6-1 win over Northern Michigan (1/29) ... was named CCHA Defenseman of the Week for his play against Northern Michigan (1/31) ... tallied assist in 3-3 tie and shootout win with No. 12 Miami (2/11) ... tallied an assist in loss to Notre Dame (2/25) ... tallied an assist in 3-1 loss to Ferris State in game one of the CCHA Quarterfinals (3/11) ... netted eighth goal of the season in 5-4 overtime win against Ferris State in game three of the CCHA Quarterfinals (3/13) ... netted ninth goal of the season, the game-winning goal, in 5-2 win over Michigan in the CCHA Semifinals to help the Broncos reach the CCHA Championship for the first time since 1986 (3/18) ... tallied an assist in CCHA Championship game 5-2 loss to Miami (3/19)….2009-10: Played in 34 games on the season, tops among WMU freshmen ... finished second on team among freshman in scoring with nine points on two goals and seven assists ... made season on Bronco debut, tallying first career assist in 5-1 win over Mercyhurst (10/16) ... assisted on game-winning goal in 2-1 win at Alabama-Huntsville (10/24) ... tallied fourth assist of the season at Ohio State (11/13) ... scored first collegiate goal in 4-4 tie at Bowling Green (1/22) ... tallied fifth assist of the season in 4-1 win over Notre Dame (2/6) ... netted second career goal at Northern Michigan (2/12) ... picked up sixth assist of the season in 2-2 tie against No. 14 Ferris State (2/26) ... assisted on a goal in 1-1 tie with No. 14 Ferris State (2/27)….JUNIORS: Spent the 2008-09 season with the Cedar Rapids Rough Riders of the USHL, tallying four goals and six assists in 57 games ... played in 2007-08 with Texas Tornado of the NAHL. PERSONAL: majored in business … graduated from Amador Valley High School (Calif.) in 2008 … member of state championship runner-up at Arrowhead High School (Minn.) as a freshman … son of Tom and Ann Tennyson … born on April 23, 1990 in Minneapolis, Minn.