7 Tyson Empey
7 Tyson Empey
Height: 6-2
Weight: 190
Year: So.
Hometown: Swift Current, Sask.
Position: F
Previous Team: Flin Flon Bombers (SJHL)
gp 29
p 36
g 21
a 15
pim 14
+/- +21

2017-18: Appeared in 29 games … Totaled 36 points with 21 goals and 15 assists … Scored two goals against Neumann (10/27) … credited with a goal and an assist at Fredonia (11/4) … notched two goals at Brockport (12/8) … tallied a hat-trick against U. of New England (1/5) … had three assists against Fredonia (1/20) … added two goals and three assists at Plattsburgh (1/27) … Scored twice against Canton (2/2) … recorded a goal and two assists against Buffalo State (2/24) ... named Second-Team All-SUNYAC

2016-17: Played 11 games of the season … totaled five points with two goals and three assists … assisted on one goal at Bowdoin for a 7-4 win (11/26) … scored one goal against Lebanon Valley for a 7-2 victory (1/13) … compiled one goal and one assist against Stevenson in a 6-2 win (1/14) … made one assist in a 7-4 victory at Cortland (1/20).

Prior to Geneseo: Played for the Flin Flon Bombers (SJHL) under head coach Mike Reagan … league finalist with the Bombers in 2016 … won the Bombers Hustle Award and the Coach Award in 2016 … 2016 Bombers captain … named 2015 and 2016 Bombers Most Dedicated Player … named Most Improved Player in 2013.

Personal: Tyson “Emps” Blake Empey was born and raised in Swift Current, Saskatchewan … parents are Larry and Carrie Empey … had three younger siblings, Taylor, Tiffani and Tamara … father, Larry Empey, played professional hockey for the Utica Blizzard, Syracuse Crunch and Lake Erie Panthers … former coach, Gary Childerhose, graduated from SUNY Geneseo in 2013 … studying pre-accounting … enjoys jet-skiing, water surfing, motor biking and playing all sports … favorite athletic-related moment was a 2016 SJHL playoff bench clearing brawl against the Weyburn Red Wings that knocked them out of playoffs and sparked a run to the finals … started playing hockey at age four after watching his dad and teammates play … favorite professional sports team is the Edmonton Oilers … favorite professional athlete is Milan Lucic … credits his father with having the most influence on his playing career because he, "always wanted to be a hockey player just like him. He had me in skates at the age of one and I never looked back."

Recent Games
Feb 10 Cortland W, 6-1
Feb 17 Brockport W, 1-0
Feb 24 Buffalo State W, 5-2
Mar 3 Fredonia W, 7-1
Mar 10 at Hobart W, 4-2
Mar 17 Colby L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 16
Points 36 20
Goals 21 7
Assists 15 13
PIM 14 8
+/- +21 +8
Power-play goals 10 4
Short-handed goals 1 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 9 7
Game-winning goals 1 1
Game-tying goals 1 1
Hat tricks 3 0
Shots 97 43
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 27 Neumann W, 6-1 - 2 0 2 0 +3 1 0 0 0 0 5
Oct 28 Nazareth W, 4-2 1 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 3 Buffalo State W, 5-2 1 1 0 1 0 -1 1 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 4 at Fredonia L, 4-3 1 1 1 2 0 -1 1 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 10 Potsdam W, 5-2 - 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 11 Plattsburgh W, 4-1 - 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 17 at Morrisville W, 5-1 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Nov 18 at Morrisville W, 5-1 - 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 25 at Elmira L, 3-2 - 1 0 1 0 +1 0 1 0 0 0 6
Dec 1 Oswego T, 2-2 1 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 1 3
Dec 2 at Cortland L, 4-3 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 8 at Brockport W, 6-2 1 0 2 2 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 5 vs. U. of New England L, 9-5 - 3 0 3 0 +1 2 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 6 vs. Northland W, 4-3 - 1 0 1 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 12 at Lebanon Valley W, 6-0 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 13 at Stevenson W, 7-3 - 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 19 at Buffalo State T, 1-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 20 Fredonia W, 4-1 - 0 3 3 4 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 26 at Potsdam T, 1-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 27 at Plattsburgh W, 7-4 1 2 3 5 0 +3 1 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 2 Canton W, 7-0 - 2 0 2 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 5
Feb 3 Canton W, 7-1 - 1 0 1 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 6
Feb 9 at Oswego L, 4-2 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 10 Cortland W, 6-1 - 0 2 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 17 Brockport W, 1-0 - 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 1 0 2
Feb 24 Buffalo State W, 5-2 - 1 1 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Mar 3 Fredonia W, 7-1 - 1 0 1 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 6
Mar 10 at Hobart W, 4-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 17 Colby L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 3
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2016-17 11 2 3 5 6 +4 0 0 0 0 0 0 13
2017-18 29 21 15 36 14 +21 10 1 0 1 1 3 97
2018-19 - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Total 40 23 18 41 20 +25 10 1 0 1 1 3 110
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 29 21 15 36 14 +21 10 1 0 1 1 3 97
Conference 16 7 13 20 8 +8 4 0 0 1 1 0 43
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 12 8 20 8 +14 4 0 0 1 1 0 54
Away 13 5 7 12 6 +5 3 1 0 0 0 0 33
Neutral 2 4 0 4 0 +2 3 0 0 0 0 3 10
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Wins 20 15 14 29 12 +24 6 0 0 1 0 0 70
Losses 6 5 1 6 2 -3 3 1 0 0 0 3 21
Ties 3 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6
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October 2 3 1 4 0 +4 1 0 0 0 0 0 9
November 7 4 3 7 2 +2 2 1 0 0 0 0 24
December 3 1 2 3 2 +2 1 0 0 0 1 0 6
January 8 7 6 13 6 +6 5 0 0 0 0 3 24
February 6 5 3 8 2 +6 1 0 0 1 0 0 25
March 3 1 0 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9