10 - Tanner Kero
Tanner Kero
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hancock, Mich.
Position: F
Previous Experience: Fargo (USHL)
gp 40
p 25
g 15
a 10
pim 16
+/- -4

Sophomore Season (2012-13): Named a WCHA Scholar-Athlete … Earned the team's Harold Meese Sportsmanship Award … Finished tied for fourth on the team in scoring with 24 points on 11 goals and 13 assists … Played in 33 of the team's 37 games … Was third on the team in goals … Had a career-high four points with two goals and two assists in an 8-2 rout of Northern Michigan (Feb. 12) … Collected three points (1g, 2a) in an 8-4 win over Lake Superior State (Oct. 13) … Recorded 17 of his 24 points in home games.

Freshman Season (2011-12): Recorded 16 points (nine goals, seven assists) in all 39 games...Scored first career goal in a 2-1 overtime win vs. Wisconsin on Oct. 14th and recored his first career assist in 7-2 win vs. No. 3 Denver on Oct. 28th...Scored one goal in nine different games...Had all 16 of his points in his first 28 games of 2011-2012.

Prior to Michigan Tech: Spent the 2010-11 season with the Fargo Force of the USHL … Posted 13 goals and 24 assists for 37 total points in 55 games … Earned a spot on the USHL Western Conference All-Star Team … Played for the Marquette Rangers (NAHL) in 2009-10 … Tallied 32 goals and 19 assists for 51 points … Led the NAHL in goals and was named the league's rookie of the year and all-north division.

Personal: Son of Dale and Joan Kero of Hancock, Mich. … Born Tanner James Kero on July 24, 1992, in Southfield, Mich. … Has five sisters and four brothers … Sister, Jordanna, is a member of the Michigan Tech volleyball team … Enjoys playing golf and water sports … Owns a 3.69 grade point average in mathematics … Shoots left.

Kero's Individual Statistics
 Year GP
G
A
PTS
PEN/MIN
PP
SH
GW
GT
 2011-12 39 9 7 16 7/14 2 0 0 0
 2012-13 33
11
13
24
8/27 3
0
0
0
 2013-14 40
15 10 25 8/16 4 1 4 0
Total
112 35 30 65 23/57 9 1 4 0
Recent Games
Feb 21 Northern Michigan W, 7-4
Feb 22 at Northern Michigan W, 3-2
Mar 7 at Minnesota State L, 3-0
Mar 8 at Minnesota State T, 1-1
Mar 14 at Bowling Green L, 2-1
Mar 15 at Bowling Green L, 5-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 40 28
Points 25 20
Goals 15 13
Assists 10 7
PIM 16 14
+/- -4 -3
Power-play goals 4 3
Short-handed goals 1 1
Empty net goals 0 0
Game-winning goals 4 4
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 126 99
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 5 Laurentian W, 3-2 0 2 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 11 at Minnesota Duluth L, 2-1 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 12 at Minnesota Duluth T, 1-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 18 at Notre Dame L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 20 at Notre Dame L, 7-3 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Oct 25 at Northern Michigan L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Oct 26 Northern Michigan W, 4-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 1 at Michigan L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 2 at Michigan L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 8 Michigan St. W, 3-0 1 1 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 9 Michigan St. W, 3-2 1 1 2 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 15 Lake Superior State L, 5-3 0 1 1 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 16 Lake Superior State W, 2-1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 8
Nov 22 at Alaska Anchorage L, 3-1 1 0 1 0 -1 1 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 23 at Alaska Anchorage T, 2-2 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 29 at Alaska W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 30 at Alaska W, 2-1 1 1 2 2 +0 0 1 0 1 0 1
Dec 6 Bemidji State T, 2-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 7 Bemidji State T, 2-2 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 8
Dec 13 Bowling Green L, 3-2 0 1 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 14 Bowling Green T, 4-4 1 1 2 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 27 vs. Michigan St. T, 2-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 28 vs. Western Mich. L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 3 at Lake Superior State L, 4-3 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 4 at Lake Superior State W, 3-2 1 0 1 0 +2 0 0 0 1 0 5
Jan 10 at Ferris State L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 11 at Ferris State L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 8
Jan 24 Ferris State W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 25 Ferris State L, 3-0 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 31 at Bowling Green W, 5-2 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 1 at Bowling Green W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 7
Feb 7 Alabama Huntsville W, 4-1 2 0 2 0 +2 0 0 0 1 0 9
Feb 8 Alabama Huntsville W, 10-4 0 1 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 14 Alaska L, 7-3 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 15 Alaska L, 7-2 1 0 1 0 -1 1 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 21 Northern Michigan W, 7-4 1 0 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 22 at Northern Michigan W, 3-2 1 0 1 2 +1 0 0 0 1 0 3
Mar 7 at Minnesota State L, 3-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 8 at Minnesota State T, 1-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Mar 14 at Bowling Green L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 15 at Bowling Green L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 40 15 10 25 16 -4 4 1 0 4 0 0 126
Conference 28 13 7 20 14 -3 3 1 0 4 0 0 99
Exhibition 1 0 2 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Home 16 8 8 16 10 +3 2 0 0 1 0 0 56
Away 22 7 2 9 6 -6 2 1 0 3 0 0 63
Neutral 2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7

Wins 14 9 5 14 8 +7 1 1 0 4 0 0 55
Losses 19 3 4 7 6 -9 2 0 0 0 0 0 47
Ties 7 3 1 4 2 -2 1 0 0 0 0 0 24

October 6 0 1 1 2 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 15
November 10 5 5 10 2 +0 3 1 0 1 0 0 31
December 6 2 2 4 4 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21
January 7 3 0 3 2 +1 0 0 0 1 0 0 23
February 7 5 2 7 6 +2 1 0 0 2 0 0 27
March 4 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 9