18 Austin Rust
18 Austin Rust
Height: 5-10
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Algonac, Mich.
Position: RW
Team: Kirkland Lake Gold Miners (GOJHL)
gp 27
p 14
g 9
a 5
pim 12
+/- +12

Entering the Season: Fourth-year member on the team...one of six seniors on the squad...

2016-17 (Junior Year): 

  • Had a career year that saw him score four goals...

2015-16 (Sophomore Year): 

  • Limited to seven games due to injury.
  • Scored twice and assisted on another goal.
  • Had a power-play tally and game-winning goal.
  • Named to the All-Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Academic Team...

2014-15 (Freshman Year):

  • Saw action in 18 games, contributing eight points on seven assists and a goal, plus a positive-2 rating.
  • Registered an assist in each of his first three games, including the Bulldogs' season-opening 9-2 win over NCHA opponent Northland on Oct. 31.
  • Notched his first collegiate goal at Concordia-Wis. (Nov. 15) in a 6-2 victory, adding a career-high six shots and plus-1 rating.
  • Made his last appearance versus the Falcons on Feb. 21.

Prior to Adrian College: Played during the 2013-14 season for the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners of the NOJHL...served as alternate captain while playing 56 games...scored 35 goals and added 30 assists...served 40 penalty minutes...saw 14 playoff games and scored seven goals while tallying seven assists...tied for fourth in the league in goals and 14th in assists...scored 12 power play goals ranking tied for third in the league...helped lead his team to the NOJHL championship after finishing second during the regular season with 92 points...beat top-seeded Soo Thunderbirds 4-2 in the McNamara Trophy Finals series...played for the Rochester Ice Hawks of the MNJHL in 2012-13...played in 48 games and totaled 32 goals and 37 assists.

Personal: Majoring in athletic training with a minor in business...born in Rochester, Michigan on February 12, 1993...son of Ernie and Iris Rust...attended Algonac High School graduating in 2011...career goal is to become an occupational therapist...favorite sports team is the Detroit Red Wings...favorite athlete is Pavel Datsyuk...favorite TV show is The Office...favorite movie is Ocean's Eleven...favorite book is Harry Potter series...favorite musician is Dierks Bentley.

Recent Games
Feb 10 Concordia (Wis.) W, 4-1
Feb 16 MSOE W, 3-2
Feb 17 MSOE W, 6-3
Feb 24 Lake Forest W, 9-0
Mar 3 St. Norbert L, 2-1
Mar 17 Wis.-Stevens Point L, 5-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 17
Points 14 13
Goals 9 8
Assists 5 5
PIM 12 4
+/- +12 +11
Power-play goals 0 0
Short-handed goals 1 1
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 7 5
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 52 33
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 22 Adrian T, 0-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 USNTDP U-18 L, 4-2 - 1 0 1 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 3 at Lawrence W, 5-1 - 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 4 at Marian (Wis.) W, 5-0 - 2 0 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 10 at Finlandia W, 10-1 - 1 0 1 0 +2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Nov 11 at St. Norbert L, 4-3 - 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 17 at Trine W, 6-3 - 2 0 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 18 Trine W, 8-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 22 at USNTDP U-18 L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 Trine W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 St. Scholastica W, 4-1 1 0 1 1 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 2 Northland W, 3-0 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dec 12 at Wis.-Stevens Point L, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 13 at Wis.-Stevens Point L, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 29 vs. Salve Regina L, 6-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 30 vs. Williams W, 4-0 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 2 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 6 Utica W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 12 Lake Forest W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 Aurora W, 6-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 19 at MSOE W, 3-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 20 at Concordia (Wis.) W, 5-2 - 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 26 St. Norbert W, 3-2 - 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 27 Finlandia W, 7-1 1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 2 at Lake Forest W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 3 at Aurora W, 7-4 - 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 9 MSOE W, 6-0 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 10 Concordia (Wis.) W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 16 MSOE W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 17 MSOE W, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Lake Forest W, 9-0 - 1 0 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 3 St. Norbert L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 17 Wis.-Stevens Point L, 5-2 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2014-15 18 1 7 8 9 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 33
2015-16 7 2 1 3 2 +4 1 0 0 1 0 0 9
2016-17 20 4 6 10 14 +8 0 0 0 1 0 0 20
2017-18 27 9 5 14 12 +12 0 1 0 0 0 0 52
Total 72 16 19 35 37 +26 1 1 0 2 0 0 114
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 27 9 5 14 12 +12 0 1 0 0 0 0 52
Conference 17 8 5 13 4 +11 0 1 0 0 0 0 33
Exhibition 1 1 0 1 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
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Home 13 2 2 4 8 +4 0 0 0 0 0 0 26
Away 12 7 3 10 2 +8 0 1 0 0 0 0 22
Neutral 2 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
-
Wins 21 9 4 13 8 +12 0 1 0 0 0 0 45
Losses 6 0 1 1 4 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
Ties - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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November 6 6 1 7 2 +6 0 1 0 0 0 0 11
December 6 0 1 1 4 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
January 7 1 2 3 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
February 6 2 1 3 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
March 2 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3