#21 Gerry Fitzgerald
|HOMETOWN||Port Alberni, B.C.|
2017-18 / Senior
Alternate Captain... Selected as a Preseason All-WCHA Second Team forward by media covering the league... Fitzgerald played in 27 games for BSU... Scored seven goals and had 18 assists for 25 points to tie for second on the team in scoring... His 18 assists stood as a career-high and ranked second among his teammates... Was third on the team with three power-play goals, while he was second with 12 (3g-8a) points on the man advantage... Took a total of 75 shots... Tied career highs for assists with two at Lake Superior State (Jan. 6) and points with three against Alabama Huntsville (Dec. 30)... Was selected as the WCHA Offensive Player of the Week (11/6/17) after a four-point (1g-3a) series at Alaska... Finished his career tenth on BSU’s Division I-era scoring list (41-54=95)... Of his 41 career goals, 22 came on the man advantage, matching Brendan Cook (2001-05) for BSU’s Division I-era record... Earned a spot on the WCHA All-Academic Team... Signed a professional contract to play with the Iowa Wild, AHL affiliate of the Minnesota Wild.
2015-16 / Sophomore
Skated in 35 games during his sophomore campaign... Tied for the team lead in scoring with 25 points (14g-11a), setting career-bests in goals, assists, and points... Was the team leader in goals (14), power-play goals (6), unassisted goals (3), and shot percentage (.156)... Six power-play goals were tied for second best in the WCHA... Posted a career-high two goals at North Dakota (10/17/15)... Began the season scoring six goals in the first five games... Registered an eight-game point-streak (Nov. 25-Jan.16) with 10 points on five goals and five assists... Had one game-winning goal and posted 90 shots on goal.
2014-15 / Freshman
Played in all 38 games as a freshman... Posted 19 points (7g-12a)... Leading scorer among BSU freshman... tied for sixth in scoring among WCHA freshman... Led team in game-winning goals with four... Also lead team in power-play goals with five... Scored first collegiate goal against St. Cloud State (11/28/14)... Recorded a season high in assists (2) and points (3) at Alaska Anchorage (12/5/14)... Had 75 shots on goal... plus/minus rating of (+5)... Named WCHA Rookie of the Week twice (Nov. 28-29), (Jan. 23-24).
Prior to BSU
Gerry Fitzgerald spent the last two seasons playing in the British Columbia Hockey League for the Victoria Grizzlies. Last season G. Fitzgerald scored 35 goals and 46 assists for 81 points in 51 games played. Scored eight game winning goals along with 14 power play goals. Was awarded BCHL Second Team All-Star and Team MVP of the Victoria Grizzlies.
In 2012-13, G. Fitzgerald netted 23 goals and 18 assists for 41 points in 41 games played.
Prior to his time with Victoria, G. Fitzgerald also played for the Salmon Arm (2009-10), Nanaimo (2010-11) and Prince George (2011-12).
Gerry Robert Fitzgerald was born to Dale and Janet Fitzgerald on Aug. 26, 1993... Gerry is business administration major.
Goals: 2 (x2) last at Alaska Fairbanks (11/4/16); Assists: 2 (x11) last vs. Michigan Tech (3/3/18); Points: 3 (x3) last vs. Alabama-Huntsville (12/30/17); SOG: 8 vs. Northern Michigan (3/4/17); PIM: 2 (x12) last vs. Alabama-Huntsville (12/30/17).