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


02/18/2015

Gophers Head to Penn State for B1G Series

Minnesota is 4-0-0 all-time against the Nittany Lions including a 2-0-0 mark at Pegula Ice Arena.

02/14/2015

Wilcox's Shutout Completes Sweep of Michigan

Minnesota kept the nation's top offense off the scoreboard in the series finale behind the All-American goalie's 26 saves.

02/13/2015

Gophers Net 300th Win at Mariucci

Kyle Rau scored his 150th career point with a goal seven minutes in and added two more goals for good measure to pick up the hat trick.

02/04/2015

Buckeyes to Visit Mariucci Arena

In 18 meetings, the Gophers hold a 15-2-1 all-time record against the Buckeyes including a 9-1-0 mark on home ice.

02/03/2015

Ambroz Tabbed Big Ten Second Star

Minnesota's alternate captain tallied four goals over the weekend with 11 of his 35 career goals now coming against the Badgers.

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
Will serve as an alternate captain during his senior season. b Scored his first goal of the season against RPI the second day of the 2014 Ice Breaker Classic. b Added an assist in a 4 - 3 overtime victory over SCSU. b Picked up an assist in a 2 - 1 road loss at UMD. b Member of the 50 point club. b Tallied an assist on a Connor Reilly goal in a 3 - 3 tie with Michigan State. b Picked up an assist in a 2 - 3 loss against Merrimack in the Mariucci Classic. b Matched his career high in points with a goal and two assists in a 5 - 7 loss at Michigan. b Scored a goal in a semifinal game of the North Star College Cup against Minnesota State. b Netted 2 goals in a 7 - 5 victory over Wisconsin in Madison. b Added a pair of goals in the series finale against Wisconsin en route to a tie. b For his efforts at Wisconsin, Ambroz was awarded the Big Ten's Second Star of the Week. b 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. 

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 b Ambroz's 14 goals were tied for second most among the Gophers last season and doubled his career total to 28 b 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 b scored in 19 of Minnesota's 41 games, team was 16-2-1 when he tallied a point b 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) b scored his first goal of the year in the season opener against Mercyhurst, a 6-0 Minnesota victory b 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 b 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 b 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 b All-Big Ten Academic honoree b earned third letter.

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

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

INTERNATIONAL
Won a gold medal with the United States at the 2010 World Junior A Challenge in Penticton, B.C. b was second on the team and tied for seventh in the tournament with five points in four games b 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 b had three points in five games for second-place Team USA b skated for the first-place U.S. National Under-17 team at the 2009 Four Nations in Trnava, Slovakia b scored five goals in three games.

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

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