17 Seth Ambroz  
Seth  Ambroz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New Prague, Minn.

High School:
New Prague

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215

Position:
Forward

Club:
Omaha - USHL


03/28/2015

Ambroz Signs ATO with Springfield

Ambroz will wear No. 38 for the Falcons and joins former Gopher forward Mike Hoeffel on the Springfield roster.

03/27/2015

Gophers Fall in NCAA Opener

The Golden Gophers close out the 2014-15 season with a 23-13-3 overall record.

03/25/2015

Gophers Make 36th NCAA Tournament Appearance

The No. 8/10 Gopher Hockey program makes its 36th all-time appearance in the NCAA tournament this weekend, competing at the NCAA Northeast Regional in Manchester, N.H.

03/18/2015

Gophers Head to Detroit for B1G Tournament

The Gophers take on the winner of Thursday's Ohio State/Penn State game on Friday at 3:30 p.m. CT in semifinal action.

03/14/2015

Gophers Win Fourth-Straight Conference Crown

Minnesota's second-straight Big Ten title stands as the 16th overall in Gopher Hockey's 94-year history.

02/14/2014

Gophers Beat Wolverines

Minnesota beat Michigan, 5-3, on Friday night at Mariucci Arena.

01/18/2014

Gophers Sweep Buckeyes

Sam Warning's hat trick led Minnesota to a 4-2 win and sweep of Ohio State.

01/06/2014

Gophers Rout Engineers

Minnesota beat RPI, 6-2, in the Mariucci Classic.

12/02/2013

Gophers Sweep Badgers

Seth Ambroz scored his second goal of the game in the final minute to lead Minnesota past Wisconsin 4-3.

12/02/2013

Gophers Win B1G Opener

Minnesota beat Wisconsin in its first Big Ten Hockey game with 4-1 victory.

02/26/2015

MHK: Michigan State at Minnesota 2-26-15

Michigan State at Minnesota 2-26-15

02/13/2015

MHK: Michigan at Gophers 2-13-15

Gophers win 6-2 over Michigan on Friday night at Mariucci

04/12/2014

Minnesota vs. Union

Minnesota vs. Union photos by USA TODAY Sports

10/18/2013

Minnesota vs. Bemidji State (Friday)

Minnesota vs. Bemidji State (Friday)

03/25/2012

Men's Hockey vs UND NCAA West Regional 03.25.12

Men's Hockey vs UND NCAA West Regional 03.25.12

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2014-15 | SENIOR SEASON
Served as an alternate captain during his senior season. • Tied career highs with 23 points, 12 goals and 11 assists, while playing 39 games for the Maroon and Gold • Finished his career as a Gopher with 159 games played over four years, and totaled 70 points with 40 goals and 30 assists. · Scored his first goal of the season against RPI the second day of the 2014 Ice Breaker Classic. · Added an assist in a 4 - 3 overtime victory over SCSU. · Picked up an assist in a 2 - 1 road loss at UMD. · Member of the 50 point club. · Tallied an assist on a Connor Reilly goal in a 3 - 3 tie with Michigan State. · Picked up an assist in a 2 - 3 loss against Merrimack in the Mariucci Classic. · Matched his career high in points with a goal and two assists in a 5 - 7 loss at Michigan. · Scored a goal in a semifinal game of the North Star College Cup against Minnesota State. · Netted 2 goals in a 7 - 5 victory over Wisconsin in Madison. · Added a pair of goals in the series finale against Wisconsin en route to a tie. · For his efforts at Wisconsin, Ambroz was awarded the Big Ten's Second Star of the Week. · Notched a career high three assists in a 6 - 2 win over Ohio State. · Netted his 8th goal of the season in a 6 - 2 victory over Michigan. · Added a goal in a 2 - 0 win over Michigan. · Tallied two assists in a 5 - 3 win over Michigan State. · Netted a goal in a 4 - 2 road victory over Ohio State. · Picked up a goal in a 6 - 2 victory over Penn State. · Netted a goal in the NCAA Tournament, a 1 - 4 loss to Minnesota Duluth.

2013-14 | JUNIOR SEASON
Posted career highs with 23 points, 14 goals and nine assists while playing in all 41 games for the Gophers in 2013-14 · Ambroz's 14 goals were tied for second most among the Gophers last season and doubled his career total to 28 · 10 of his 14 goals came at Mariucci Arena while his four empty-net goals were tied for second in the nation, one goal off the NCAA lead · scored in 19 of Minnesota's 41 games, team was 16-2-1 when he tallied a point · recorded four multi-point games in 2013-14 with the team winning all four games (Gophers are 11-0-0 all-time when Ambroz tallies more than one point in a game) · scored his first goal of the year in the season opener against Mercyhurst, a 6-0 Minnesota victory · had the game-winning goal and an assist in the Gophers' 6-1 win over Boston College b added two assists in a 6-1 win over Minnesota Duluth b tallied four goals (two in both games) as the Gophers swept Wisconsin at home in late November · Ambroz tallied two points (one goal, one assist) at the North Star College Cup and locked up the inaugural title for Minnesota with a shootout goal · picked up an assist in Minnesota's 7-3 win over Robert Morris to open the NCAA tournament and added an assist in the Gophers' 4-0 victory over St. Cloud State in the 2014 NCAA West Regional final · All-Big Ten Academic honoree · earned third letter.

2012-13 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Appeared in 38 games for the Gophers with 16 points, nine goals and seven assists · made his season debut in a 5-1 win over Michigan State, tallying an assist in the win · tied a career high with two goals in Minnesota's 3-2 win over Michigan Tech including the game winner · notched four multi-point games · tallied his fifth goal of the season and added an assist at Colorado College · posted the first goal of the game and added an assist against Alaska Anchorage · scored the game-winning goal in the third period at Wisconsin · Academic All-WCHA honoree · earned second letter.

2011-12 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Skated in 41 games with five goals and three assists · third on the team in penalties (21) and penalty minutes (53) · team was 5-0-0 when he recorded a point · made his collegiate debut against Sacred Heart (10/7) and had two third-period goals for his first points as a Gopher · had an assist and scored the first goal of the game with a power-play strike against Minnesota State · registered two points (one goal, one assist) at North Dakota · scored his fifth goal of the season against Bemidji State · earned first letter.

INTERNATIONAL
Won a gold medal with the United States at the 2010 World Junior A Challenge in Penticton, B.C. · was second on the team and tied for seventh in the tournament with five points in four games · was an assistant captain for the U.S. Under-18 Select Team at the 2010 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament in Breclav, Czech Republic and Piestany, Slovakia · had three points in five games for second-place Team USA · skated for the first-place U.S. National Under-17 team at the 2009 Four Nations in Trnava, Slovakia · scored five goals in three games.

HIGHa?^SCHOOL/JUNIORS
Spent three seasons with the Omaha Lancers of the USHL under head coach Bliss Littler · skated with Gophers Erik Haula, Justin Holl and Ben Marshall · led Omaha in scoring with 46 points in 2010-11 · named a USHL All-Star in his final two seasons in the league · selected to the USHL All-Rookie Team in 2008-09 · played high school hockey for New Prague in his eighth grade and as a freshman · earned AP All-Minnesota honorable mention honors in 2008 · also played for Russell Stover Under-16 Midget AAA team.

PERSONAL
Born April 3, 1993 · drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the fifth round (128th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft · major is business and marketing education · also enjoys baseball and golf · most memorable sports thrill was winning the gold medal at 2010 World Jr. A Challenge · brother, Matt, skated for Nebraska-Omaha from 2007-11 · son of Bob and Sue Ambroz.