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  Matt Restoule

Matt Restoule

Player Profile


Val Caron, Ont.

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 193



2 L

Last Team:
Sudbury (NOJHL)

Sophomore (2004-05): One of only eight players to appear in all 38 games...Registered a career-high in goals (7), assists (9), and points (16)...Scored first career-goal in a 2-1 loss at Bowling Green (10/30/04)...Tied for the team lead with two game-winning goals...Scored the game-winning goal in a 5-4 win over Ferris State (11/20/04) and again in a 3-2 win over Western Michigan (2/25/05)...Made a habit of scoring last second goals to tie games for the Lakers...Tied the game with :13 left in regulation against Bemidji State (12/3/04) and scored with :28 left in regulation to tie the game against Notre Dame (1/8/05), LSSU won both games in overtime...Penalized only four times for eight minutes.

Freshman (2003-04): Appeared in 20 contests...Recorded first collegiate point on Tim Krueckl's second goal in a 7-2 victory over Alaska Fairbanks (12/12)...Scored two goals in a 3-3 exhibition tie with the US Under-18 team (1/9)...Penalized just once for two minutes.

Prior to LSSU: The right wing totaled 32 goals and 55 assists in 48 contests for the Sudbury Wolves of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League (NOJHL) in 2002-03...Played on a line with his cousin, Scott...Notched only six penalty minutes, finished fifth in the league in points and was voted the NOJHL's Most-Gentlemanly Player...Named Great North Midget League Most Valuable Player, outstanding forward and first-team all-star while representing the Valley East Cobras in 2001-02.

Personal: Son of Steve and Joanne Restoule...Graduated from College Notre-Dame (Sudbury, Ont.) in 2003...Enjoys tennis and fishing...Majoring in elementary education and French...Born October 13, 1984.

All About Matt:

What I want to do after I graduate: Go around the the world while I'm still young
Favorite color: Green
Greatest athletic moment: Canada winning the gold medal at the 2002 Olympics
The people I would most like to meet: The Magnificent One and The Great One
Most embarrassing hockey moment: I fell on my face during a spotlight game because I had tape on the blade
Favorite TV shows: The Simpsons and Seinfeld
Favorite food: Anything and everything my parents cook up
Favorite movie: Shawshank Redemption
Favorite song and band: "Burried Alive by Love" by H-I-M
Best part of playing for Lake Superior State: Having the privledge to play with a great group of guys and of course the great fans
My goal for the season: To contribute to the team anyway I can
Pre-game ritual: I take a little nap a couple of hours before the game
Motto I live by: Live every day not like it's our last, but like it's the first day of the rest of our lives
Person I would like to meet from history: Thomas Edison because he never let anyone bring him down
One thing I would like to change about college hockey: Maybe the get rid of the full cage, but it's worth it in the end

Career Statistics

Season G.P. Goals Assists Points PIM
2003-04 20 0 2 2 2
2004-05 38 7 9 16 8
Career 58 7 11 18 10

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