18 Stephen Collins
18 Stephen Collins
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pittsford, N.Y.
Position: F
Previous Team: Youngstown Phantoms (USHL)
gp 27
p 48
g 19
a 29
pim 14
+/- +4

2016-2017: Played all 27 games of the season … led the team and finished third nationally with 48 points … finished fifth nationally with 29 assists … tied for 11th in Division III with 19 goals … assisted one goal against Nazareth in a 3-2 win (10/28) … completed two goals and two assists against Cortland in a 11-2 victory (11/4) … scored one goal in a 5-3 loss at Oswego (11/5) … made two assists in a 6-6 tie at Canton (11/11) … posted one goal and four assists in a 8-5 win at Canton (11/12) … had one assist in a 6-2 win against Brockport (11/19) and a 7-4 win at Bowdoin (11/26) … notched one goal and two assists at Colby for a 4-3 victory (11/27) … had three assists in a 5-4 win at Plattsburgh (12/9) … added an assist at Potsdam in a 3-2 win (12/10) … compiled two goals and one assist in a 7-2 victory against Lebanon Valley (1/13) … assisted one goal against Stevenson in a 6-2 win (1/14) … scored four goals in a 7-4 victory at Cortland making his first hat trick of the season (1/20) … notched one goal and one assist in a 5-5 tie to Oswego (1/21) … added an assist in a 3-2 loss against Hobart (1/24) … scored one goal against Morrisville in a 5-2 loss (1/27) … notched two goals and two assists in a 8-1 victory against Morrisville (1/28) … posted one goal at Brockport in a 5-2 win (2/3) … assisted two goals against Buffalo State in a 3-0 victory (2/11) … made three assists in a 8-0 victory against Potsdam (2/18) … made his second hat trick and an assist in the SUNYAC quarterfinal against Brockport for a 7-0 win (2/22) … named SUNYAC Player of the Year … voted First Team All-SUNYAC … named USCHO Division III Player of the Year … earned First Team All-America … honored as the Sid Watson Award Runner-Up.

2015-16: Played in all 31 games ... posted a team-high of 47 points on 22 goals and 25 assists on the season ... scored two goals and added four assists in 7-4 win over Canton (11/6) ... added an assist in 4-3 win over Canton (11/7) ... scored one goal in 4-2 win over Brockport (11/13) ... tallied one goal in 7-4 loss to Buffalo State (11/20) ... posted two goals and one assist in 6-3 win over Fredonia (11/21) ... scored the game-winning goal in 1-0 victory over Williams (11/28) ... added one assist in 6-2 win over Potsdam (12/4) ... had two assists in 5-4 win over Plattsburgh (12/5) ... recorded one goal and two assists in 5-3 win over Nazareth (12/11) ... had one assist in 5-1 loss to Elmira (1/9) ... scored two goals in 4-1 win over Neumann (1/12) ... added two goals in 5-5 tie with Neumann (1/15) ... scored three goals for his first hat-trick of the season in 6-2 win over Franklin Pierce (1/16) ... contributed three assists in 6-1 win over Cortland (1/23) ... added one assist in 4-4 tie with Morrisville (1/29) ... scored the game-winning goal in 2-1 win over Morrisville (1/30) ... posted one goal in 3-2 loss to Buffalo State (2/12) ... added one goal and two assists in 3-3 tie with Plattsburgh (2/20) ... named the SUNYAC Herb Hammond Player of the Year and first team All-SUNYAC (2/23) ... added one assist in 4-1 win over Potsdam in the semifinals of the SUNYAC Men's Ice Hockey Tournament (2/24) ... tallied one goal and two assists in 6-1 win over Buffalo State in the semifinals of the SUNYAC Men's Ice Hockey Tournament (2/27) ... had one goal in 7-1 SUNYAC championship win over Plattsburgh (3/5) ... named the SUNYAC Tournament Most Valuable Player ... added two assists in 7-1 win over Salve Regina in the first round of the NCAA Division III Men's Ice Hockey Tournament (3/12) ... named one of nine finalists for the Sid Watson Award, which annually honors the Division III Men's Ice Hockey National Player of the Year (3/16) ... named first team All-American by the American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) (3/24).

2014-15: Played in all 26 games on the season ... tallied 18 points on five goals and 13 assists on the season ... handed out two assists in 4-1 win at Morrisville (10/31) ... scored two goals in 6-0 victory at Morrisville (11/1) ... registered three assists in 7-2 win over Franklin Pierce (11/15) ... had an assist in 3-0 victory over Fredonia (12/5) ... netted a goal in 3-2 setback to Elmira (1/9) ... added an assist in 7-4 loss to Hobart (1/10) ... recorded a goal in 4-1 victory at Neumann (1/17) ... assisted on a goal in 3-1 win over Canton (1/24) ... had an assist in 3-2 win at Plattburgh (1/31) ... scored a goal in 5-3 victory over Cortland (2/13) ... credited with a season-high four assists in 6-1 win at Fredonia (2/20).

2013-14: Assisted on a goal in 6-3 win over Morrisville (11/1) ... scored three goals for his first career hat-trick and added an assist in 6-1 win over Morrisville (11/2) ... scored team's lone goal in loss to Plattsburgh (11/8) ... added an assist in 4-1 victory against Potsdam (11/9) ... scored the overtime game-winning goal with six seconds on the clock to lead the Knights to a 4-3 upset at No. 8 Hobart (11/15) ... named SUNYAC Rookie of the Week (11/18) ... assisted on a goal in 7-4 win over No. 8 Oswego (11/22) ... contributed two helpers in 7-4 victory against Cortland (11/23) ... scored 2 goals in 4-3 win over Fredonia (12/7) ... had an assist in 5-1 win over Hamilton (1/24) ... added one assist in 3-2 win over Brockport (2/7) ... logged three goals for his second collegiate hat trick (and second of the season) in 4-1 win over Brockport (2/8) ... scored the game-winning goal 1:35 into overtime to lead the Knights to a 3-2 victory over Buffalo State (2/21) ... tallied one goal in 2-0 win over Buffalo State in the SUNYAC Semifinals (3/1) ... added two assists in 7-6 loss to Oswego in the SUNYAC Championships (3/8) ... had one assist in 3-2 comeback win over Norwich in the NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals to advance to the Frozen Four in Lewiston, Maine (3/16).

Prior to Geneseo: Last played for Arizona State University club team under head coach Greg Powers before transferring to Geneseo.

Personal:  Stephen "Stevie" Payne Collins was born in Rochester, N.Y. to Bruce and Sandra Collins ... raised in Pittsford, N.Y. ... has two siblings, Chase and Mackenzie ... cousin, Kate Collins, graduated from Geneseo in 2013 ... majors in geography ... enjoys golfing, fishing and water/snow skiing ... started playing hockey at age two because his family also played.

Recent Games
Feb 10 at Fredonia L, 5-1
Feb 11 Buffalo State W, 3-0
Feb 17 Plattsburgh L, 1-0
Feb 18 Potsdam W, 8-0
Feb 22 Brockport W, 7-0
Feb 25 at Plattsburgh L, 5-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 16
Points 48 27
Goals 19 12
Assists 29 15
PIM 14 10
+/- +4 +5
Power-play goals 6 2
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 21 12
Game-winning goals 1 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 2 1
Shots 101 63
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 28 at Nazareth W, 3-2 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 4 Cortland W, 11-2 1 2 2 4 0 +4 1 0 0 0 0 8
Nov 5 at Oswego L, 5-3 1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 11 at Canton T, 6-6 1 0 2 2 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 12 at Canton W, 8-5 1 1 4 5 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 19 Brockport W, 6-2 1 0 1 1 4 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Nov 26 at Bowdoin W, 7-4 - 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 27 at Colby W, 4-3 1 1 2 3 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 2 Fredonia W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dec 3 at Buffalo State L, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dec 9 at Plattsburgh W, 5-4 1 0 3 3 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 10 at Potsdam W, 3-2 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 7 Elmira T, 2-2 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 13 Lebanon Valley W, 7-2 1 2 1 3 2 +2 1 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 14 Stevenson W, 6-2 - 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 20 at Cortland W, 7-4 - 4 0 4 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 21 Oswego T, 5-5 1 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 24 Hobart L, 3-2 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 27 at Morrisville L, 5-2 - 1 0 1 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 28 Morrisville W, 8-1 1 2 2 4 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 3 at Brockport W, 5-2 1 1 0 1 4 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 10 at Fredonia L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 11 Buffalo State W, 3-0 - 0 2 2 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 17 Plattsburgh L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 18 Potsdam W, 8-0 1 0 3 3 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 7
Feb 22 Brockport W, 7-0 1 3 1 4 0 +1 2 0 0 1 0 5
Feb 25 at Plattsburgh L, 5-2 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 3
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2013-14 30 13 13 26 6 +12 2 0 0 3 0 2 70
2014-15 26 5 13 18 2 +7 0 0 0 1 0 0 70
2015-16 31 22 25 47 14 +18 5 0 0 5 0 1 124
2016-17 27 19 29 48 14 +4 6 0 0 1 0 2 101
Total 114 59 80 139 36 +41 13 0 0 10 0 5 365
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 27 19 29 48 14 +4 6 0 0 1 0 2 101
Conference 16 12 15 27 10 +5 2 0 0 0 0 1 63
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 10 15 25 8 +16 4 0 0 1 0 1 59
Away 14 9 14 23 6 -12 2 0 0 0 0 1 42
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 17 16 25 41 14 +17 6 0 0 1 0 2 71
Losses 7 2 1 3 0 -10 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
Ties 3 1 3 4 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
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October 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
November 7 5 12 17 6 +2 2 0 0 0 0 0 26
December 4 0 4 4 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 13
January 8 10 6 16 2 +3 2 0 0 0 0 1 34
February 7 4 6 10 6 +1 2 0 0 1 0 1 25