|Hometown:||Swift Current, Sask.|
|Previous Team:||Flin Flon Bombers (SJHL)|
2018-19: On the ice for all 29 games … tallied 14 goals and 18 assists on the season … collected one goal and one assist at King’s (Pa.) in a 10-0 shutout victory (10/26) … compiled three goals and one assist at Neumann in a 8-0 win (10/27) … notched two goals and one assist in a 6-1 win at Fredonia (11/2) … added one goal and one assist against Elmira in a 7-1 victory (11/20) … made two assists against Lebanon Valley in a 6-2 win (1/11) … assisted two goals in a 5-0 victory at SUNY Canton (2/2) … scored an empty-net goal against Cortland in a 3-0 victory (2/8) … notched one goal and one assist in a 5-2 win against Fredonia in the SUNYAC Semifinals (2/23) … gained one goal and one assist in a 4-3 win against Oswego in the SUNYAC Championships (3/2) … named Second Team All-SUNYAC.
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 … pursuing masters degree in 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."
|Nov 16||Oswego||W, 9-1|
|Nov 22||at Buffalo State||L, 4-2|
|Nov 23||Fredonia||W, 5-2|
|Nov 30||Amherst||W, 3-2|
|Dec 1||Williams||L, 6-4|
|Dec 6||Brockport||W, 4-2|
|Empty net goals||0||0|
|Nov 1||at Potsdam||T, 2-2||-||1||0||1||0||-1||1||0||0||0||1||6|
|Nov 2||at Plattsburgh||W, 2-1||-||1||1||2||2||-1||1||0||0||1||0||2|
|Nov 5||Nazareth||W, 4-1||-||0||1||1||0||+2||0||0||0||0||0||6|
|Nov 9||Canton||W, 10-2||-||1||1||2||0||+4||1||0||0||0||0||7|
|Nov 15||at Cortland||W, 7-1||-||1||1||2||0||+2||0||0||0||0||0||7|
|Nov 16||Oswego||W, 9-1||-||3||1||4||0||+1||2||0||0||1||0||5|
|Nov 22||at Buffalo State||L, 4-2||1||0||0||0||0||-2||0||0||0||0||0||6|
|Nov 23||Fredonia||W, 5-2||-||1||2||3||0||+1||1||0||0||0||0||1|
|Nov 30||Amherst||W, 3-2||-||1||0||1||0||+2||0||1||0||1||0||4|
|Dec 1||Williams||L, 6-4||1||1||0||1||0||+1||1||0||0||0||0||7|
|Dec 6||Brockport||W, 4-2||-||0||0||0||2||+1||0||0||0||0||0||3|
|Jan 3||King's (Pa.)||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Jan 10||at Stevenson||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Jan 11||at Lebanon Valley||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Jan 14||at Elmira||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Jan 31||at Morrisville||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 1||at Morrisville||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 7||at Oswego||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 14||Buffalo State||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 15||at Fredonia||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 22||at Brockport||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 26||at SUNYAC Quarterfinals||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 29||at SUNYAC Semifinals||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 7||at SUNYAC Championship||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|