24 - Daniel Sova
Daniel Sova
Height: 6-4
Weight: 220
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cottage Grove, Minn.
Position: D
Previous Experience: Waterloo (USHL)
gp 19
p 2
g 1
a 1
pim 27
+/- +1

Sophomore Season: Named to WCHA All-Academic Team...Recorded 13 points (three goals, 10 assists) in all 39 games...Totaled four points in a series split at No. 2 Minnesota Dec. 9-10...Had a primary assist on David Johnstone's overtime game-winning goal at Colorado College Mar. 10...Scored all three goals on special teams, two on the power play and one shorthanded.

Freshman Season: One of six players to appear in all 38 games ... Finished tied for fourth on the team with nine assists ... Recorded first career point with an assist in 5-2 win over Minnesota State on Oct. 15th ... Tallied one assist the following night against the Mavericks ... Recorded his first multi-point game with a pair of assists against Michigan State at the Great Lakes Invitational on Dec. 30th.

Prior to Michigan Tech: Played two seasons with the Waterloo Black Hawks of the United States Hockey League ... During the 2008-09 season he scored two goals and added 26 assists in 55 games ... Finished with a +23 rating and 96 penalty minutes ... Followed up with six goals and 31 assists in 60 games during 2009-10 campaign ... Finished +23 and tallied 96 penalty minutes ... Voted assistant captain both seasons and was a two-time defensive player of the week award winner ... Voted back-to-back Waterloo Black Hawks Fan Favorite ... Was named the  2008-09 Booster Club Player of the Year ... Led Hill-Murray High School to the Minnesota State AA Title in 2008 ... Finished the 2008 season with 45 points (12 goals, 33 assists) after recording 25 points (five goals, 20 assists) in 2007 ... Earned AP All-State Honorable Mention, all-tournament and all-conference honors in 2008 ... Also an all-conference selection in 2007 ... Also played football and baseball for the Pioneers ... Graduated cum laude from Hill-Murray in 2008.

Personal: Son of Gary and Julie Sova ... Born Feb. 24, 1990 ... Has one brother and one sister, both younger ... Hobbies include hunting, fishing and golf ... Shoots right.

Sova's Individual Statistics
 
 Year GP
G
A
PTS
PEN/MIN
PP
SH
GW
GT
 2010-11 38 0 9 9 15/33 0 0 0

0

 2011-12 39 3 10 13 19/38 2 1 0

0

 2012-13 19
1
1
2
11/25 0
0
0
0
Total
96 4 20 24 34/71 2 1 0 0
Recent Games
Mar 2 at St. Cloud St. W, 5-1
Mar 8 Colorado College W, 2-0
Mar 9 Colorado College L, 4-3
Mar 15 at North Dakota L, 5-3
Mar 16 at North Dakota W, 2-1
Mar 17 at North Dakota L, 6-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 13
Points 2 0
Goals 1 0
Assists 1 0
PIM 27 14
+/- +1 +4
Power-play goals 0 0
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Shots 26 18
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 6 Brock (St. Catharines, Ont.) W, 6-2 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Oct 11 at Lake Superior State L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 13 Lake Superior State W, 8-4 1 1 2 7 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 19 Minnesota W, 5-3 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 20 Minnesota L, 3-2 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 26 at Denver L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Denver L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Neb.-Omaha L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Neb.-Omaha L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Bemidji State W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Bemidji State W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 Minnesota Duluth L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 Minnesota Duluth T, 4-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at Northern Michigan L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Wisconsin T, 1-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 8 at Wisconsin T, 3-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 North Dakota L, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 North Dakota L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 vs. Michigan W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 vs. Western Mich. W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Minnesota Duluth L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 at Minnesota Duluth L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 18 Bemidji State W, 4-0 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 19 Bemidji State T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Neb.-Omaha L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 2 at Neb.-Omaha W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 8 Alaska Anchorage L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 9 Alaska Anchorage W, 6-1 0 0 0 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Feb 12 Northern Michigan W, 8-2 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 15 at Minnesota State L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 16 at Minnesota State L, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at St. Cloud St. L, 5-3 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 2 at St. Cloud St. W, 5-1 0 0 0 4 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 8 Colorado College W, 2-0 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 9 Colorado College L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 15 at North Dakota L, 5-3 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 16 at North Dakota W, 2-1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 17 at North Dakota L, 6-0 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Total 19 1 1 2 27 +1 0 0 0 0 0 26
Conference 13 0 0 0 14 +4 0 0 0 0 0 18
Exhibition 1 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3

Home 9 1 1 2 17 +3 0 0 0 0 0 16
Away 10 0 0 0 10 -2 0 0 0 0 0 10
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 9 1 1 2 21 +6 0 0 0 0 0 13
Losses 10 0 0 0 6 -5 0 0 0 0 0 13
Ties - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

September - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 1 1 2 11 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
November - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
January 2 0 0 0 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
February 6 0 0 0 4 -1 0 0 0 0 0 9
March 7 0 0 0 10 +0 0 0 0 0 0 11
April - - - 0 - - - - - - - -