#26 Tyler Lehrke
|HOMETOWN||Park Rapids, Minn. (USHL-Green Bay)|
- Academic All-CHA
Participated in 31 games as a junior... Missed six games during the month of December due to a broken collar bone... Registered a point in three consecutive games (2-1=3) between Feb. 15 and Feb. 20... Skated in 22 games before netting his first goal of 2008-09, then scored in back-to-back games to help the Beavers to a series sweep over Niagara in N.Y. for the first time in more than five years... His goal Feb. 20 stood as the game-winner in a 4-1 victory over the Purple Eagles--the first of his career.
- Academic All-CHA
Rolled up 10 points on two goals and eight assists seeing time in 35 of 36 games in 2007-08... One goal and six assists came versus College Hockey America competition... Although he didn’t get in the scoring column during the Beavers’ first 10 games of the year, and had just two assist in the first 18, he posted a game-tying helper at Ala.-Huntsville (11/10/08)... His second point of his sophomore campaign again came at an opportune time versus the Chargers... He was credited with an assist on teammate Chris McKelvie’s game-winning goal (12/8/08)... The Beavers posted a 8-1-1 record in games that Lehrke was in on the scoring in some capacity.
An assist in a 2-0 victory over Minnesota Duluth (1/5/08) sparked a string of eight points (2 goals, 6 assists) in the final 17 games of the season, which included a goal that gave the Beavers a 2-1 lead midway through the second period of the 2008 CHA Tournament Championship game.
Saw time in 20 games for the Beavers as a freshman forward including a stretch of 11 consecutive games between Dec. 1 and Jan. 12... Third on the team in scoring among rookies with 5-2=7 points... Five goals tops among freshman teammates... Five of seven points came in CHA competition. Recorded first career point in his first collegiate debut (11/3) and did it with style finding Garrett Roth 2:20 into overtime for 4-3 victory over Minnesota State. Netted first career goal in the first period of a 5-2 win over Minnesota, Duluth (12/8). Posted first multi-point contest of his young BSU career finding the back of the net for the Beavers first two goals as BSU defeated Wayne State (Mich.) (1/5).
Prior to BSU
Joined Bemidji State after completing a two-year career with the Green Bay Gamblers... Served as team captain and recorded 14-17=31 points in 53 games in 2005-06... finished sixth in scoring, fifth in goal scoring and sixth in assists... Added one power-play goal and two short-handed goals.
Scored 4-8=12 points for the Gamblers in 59 games in 2004-05... Also had one short-handed goal. Originally signed a National Letter of Intent with BSU during the 2004 spring period, but was deferred for an additional year of junior experience.
Standout prep career at Park Rapids (Minn.) High School, prior to his USHL stint... Set school career records for points scored (192) and set single-season records for goals (34), assists (45) and points scored (79) as a senior in 2003-04... Won the Minnesota State High School League Hobey Baker Character Award and earned All-Section and All-Conference honors in 2004.
Tyler J. Lehrke... Born April 21, 1986... Son of Dave and Mary Lehrke... Is a business administration major.