Connor Knapp

Connor Knapp

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
York, N.Y.

Last College:
Boston (EJHL)

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 225

Position:
Goaltender

Birthdate:
05/01/1990

Shoots:
Left

05/05/2012

Congratulations Class of 2012!

Miami Athletics Celebrates 82 RedHawks Receiving Degrees

05/05/2012

Congratulations Class of 2012!

Miami Athletics Celebrates 82 RedHawks Receiving Degrees

04/22/2012

Hockey Honors Seniors, Hands Out Awards at Annual Night of Celebration

Reilly Smith named MVP and Outstanding Offensive Player

04/09/2012

MIAMI MONDAY

Presented by MissyFriede.com

04/03/2012

Knapp Signs Contract with Buffalo Sabres

Senior from York, N.Y. inks two-year entry-level contract

11/15/2011

Interview with Connor Knapp

Interview with Connor Knapp

02/24/2012

Miami Hockey vs. Ohio State 2/24/12

Photos from Miami's 3-0 win over Ohio State on Friday, Feb. 24, 2012 at Steve Cady Arena in Oxford, Ohio. Photos by Jeff Sabo.

01/21/2012

Miami Hockey vs. Western Michigan 1-21-12

Photos from Miami's 4-0 win over Western Michigan Saturday night, Jan. 21, 2012 at Steve Cady Arena in Oxford.

Connor Knapp's Photo Gallery


Was invited to the United States National Junior Evaluation Camp in the summer of 2009 ... also selected in the 2009 NHL Amateur Entry Draft (Buffalo/6th).

2010-11
Played in 17 games this year, starting 16 for the Red and White...won eight games this year, including shut outs against Bowling Green (Nov. 20) and Michigan State (Jan 22)...was first in goals against average (1.76) and fourth in save percentage (.925) in CCHA play...has eight career shutouts...had 29 saves against Ohio State on Jan. 8.

2009-10
Named the Midwest Regional's Most Outstanding Player after his career-high 55-save performance in the final vs. Michigan... stopped all 20 shots he faced in the first overtime against the Wolverines... played 20 games in goal, starting 19... was second in the CCHA in goals-against average on the year (1.97) and in league play only (1.60) and second in save percentage (.937) in CCHA play, all behind teammate Cody Reichard... also tied for second in CCHA winning percentage (.682)... ranked third in goals-against average (1.97), eighth (.921) in save percentage and 12th (.667) in winning percentage nationally... posted four shutouts on the year... had a scoreless streak against the Buckeyes of 144:14... finished the year with a record of 10-4-4... played a total of 1126:44 in net... credited with two assists Feb. 6 vs. Lake Superior State when he also made 38 saves.

2008-09
Played in 23 games as a freshman, starting 21... posted a 13-5-3 record in net... recorded a 2.09 goals-against average and a .904 save percentage... his goals-against average is fourth-best in school history and second-best by a freshman... allowed 47 goals, while making 445 saves... 12 of the goals his goals against came when the opponent was on the power play... registered 33 saves at Nebraska-Omaha on Jan. 23... recorded at least 20 saves on 11 occasions... posted two shutouts (vs. Alaska and at Lake Superior State)... appeared in three shootouts, winning one. .. was credited with 1349:53 of playing time.

Prior to Miami
Played juniors with Boston Junior Bruins of the EJHL... posted a 14-7-2 record with three shutouts and a 2.02 goals-against average in 2007-08... earned league All-Star honors... helped the Bruins to a 40-3-1 mark and a league championships in 2006-07... earned goalie and defensive player of the of the year honors... posted a record of 22-1-0 in 2006-07 with three shutouts and a 1.66 goals against average.

Personal
Born in Hornell, N.Y., ... son of Colleen and Gregory Knapp... is majoring in management and organizations.

CAREER STATS (As of March 26, 2012) OFFENSE GP G A Pts Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG 2008................ 23 0 0 0 0 .000 0-0 -1 0 0 0 2009................ 20 0 2 2 0 .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 2010................ 17 0 0 0 1 .000 1-2 0 0 0 0 2011................ 24 0 1 1 0 .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 TOTAL............... 84 0 3 3 0 .000 1-2 -1 0 0 0

GOALIE GP-GS Minutes GA GaAvg Saves SvPct W L T Sho PPG SHG 2008................ 23-21 1349:53 47 2.09 445 .904 13 5 3 2 12 6 2009................ 20-19 1126:44 37 1.97 433 .921 10 4 4 4 21 2 2010................ 17-16 975:36 33 2.03 330 .909 8 5 4 2 10 3 2011................ 24-22 1349:08 38 1.69 533 .933 15 8 0 5 16 3 TOTAL............... 84-78 4801:21 155 1.94 1741 .918 46 22 11 13 59 14

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS: Points: 2, Lake Superior State, Feb 06, 2010 Assists: 2, Lake Superior State, Feb 06, 2010 Shots: 1, New Hampshire, Oct 09, 2010 Saves: 55, vs Michigan, Mar 28, 2010 Penalties: 1, at Western Michigan, Nov 27, 2010 Penalty minutes: 2, at Western Michigan, Nov 27, 2010 Plus/minus: -1, at Nebraska-Omaha, Jan 23, 2009