Alec Mahalak
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Alec  Mahalak
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Monroe, Mich.

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 165

Position:
Defenseman

Juniors Team:
Youngstown/USHL

2017-18 | Game-by-Game
Played in 36 games … tallied a goal and eight assists for nine points on the year … tallied his first career goal to start a three-goal comeback against North Dakota (2/23) … posted a pair of multi assist games, dishing out two helpers at Colorado College (1/26) and in game two of the NCHC Playoffs at St. Cloud State (3/10) … blocked 29 shots, including a season-high four against Cornell (12/1) … finished +1 or better seven times, going +2 against UConn (10/27) and at St. Cloud State (3/10).

Before Miami

Led all Youngstown Phantom defensemen with 23 points on five goals and 18 assists in 58 games during his 2016-17 rookie season, helping Youngstown earn a playoff appearance … played in three USA select tournaments at the U15-U17 levels … played youth hockey with Victory Honda, which he helped lead to a state title in 2015-16 after notching 16 points (5g, 11a) in 30 games … earned two varsity letters as an attacker on the lacrosse team at Saint Mary Catholic Central high school, earning all-state honorable mention recognition once … honor roll student all four years of high school.

Personal
Born Sept. 14, 1998 … parents are Joanie and JP Mahalak … brother, Nick, played football at Butler and cousins Matt and RJ Mahalak skate in the OHL … plans to major in finance.