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Kevin Wehrs
Kevin Wehrs

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Plymouth, Minn.

High School:
Wayzata HS

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 182

Position:
Defense

Club:
Cedar Rapids - USHL


2010-11 • Senior Season
Made season debut against Massachusetts (10/8) • had one goal, one assist and was +2 against Nebraska-Omaha (10/16) • had an assist against St. Cloud State (10/22) • three-game point streak ended versus St. Cloud State (10/24) • had one assist (10/29) and was +2 (10/30) at Colorado College • was a combined +3 at Michigan Tech (11/19 and 11/20) and was not on the ice for any of Tech's combined five goals • returned to the lineup against Michigan (11/28) after missing the Michigan State game (11/26) with an injury • had one assist and blocked four shots in the win against the Wolverines • had one assist at Minnesota State (12/3) • recorded one assist in a 2-2 tie against No. 2 Minnesota-Duluth (12/12).

2009-10 • Junior Season
Played in 38 of 39 games, missing only the season opener at North Dakota (10/16) • had eight of his nine points in WCHA games • scored his first career goal in his 79th game played, giving the Gophers a 3-1 second period lead in an eventual 5-1 win over Alaska Anchorage (10/30) • posted an assist the following night and had points in four consecutive weekends • was a part of both Gopher goals with a power play goal and an assist for his third career multiple-point game in a 3-2 loss to Minnesota Duluth (11/21) • assisted the game-winning goal in a 5-2 win at Wisconsin (11/7) • registered assists in each game of home series against Wisconsin (3/5-7) • put a season-high four shots on goal in win over Bowling Green (1/2) • paired with Seth Helgeson and Brian Schack • earned his third letter.

2008-09 • Sophomore Season
Played in 33 of team's 37 games • had six assists, but had a pair of multiple-point games with two assists against both Brown (1/2) and Michigan Tech (3/6) • also notched assists against Michigan State (11/29) and St. Cloud State (1/16) • ranks second among defensemen and fourth on the team with a plus-six rating • paired with Sam Lofquist for the majority of the season • earned his second letter.

2007-08 • Freshman Season
Competed in 41 games, including the final 33 contests of the season • notched his seven assists in seven different games • earned an assist in second game of WCHA playoff series at Minnesota State (3/15) and Final Five win over Colorado College (3/21) • owned a plus-four rating in the nine games over the final four weekends of the season • assisted team's only goal in 1-1 tie at Denver (2/8) • assisted game's first goal in wins over Michigan Tech (12/1) and Minnesota Duluth (1/19) • paired with R.J. Anderson for the majority of the season • earned his first letter.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played two full seasons with the Cedar Rapids Roughriders of the USHL • head coach was Mark Carlson • had 13 goals and 49 assists in 111 career games • named first team All-USHL • finished fifth overall and first among team defensemen in scoring with 8-32--40 in 57 games in 2006-07 • was sixth in the USHL in scoring among defensemen • led the team and ranked 15th in the league with 132 penalty minutes • was second among Roughrider blueliners in scoring with 5-17--22 in 50 games during the 2005-06 season • played four games with Cedar Rapids in 2004-05, helping the RoughRiders to the Clark Cup and Anderson Cup • played his prep hockey at Wayzata High School • was a high school teammate of fellow Golden Gopher Tony Lucia and Gopher senior defensive back Dominique Barber • head coach was Carl Davis • tallied 13 goals and 19 assists in 23 games to finish fourth on the team in scoring with 32 points in 2004-05 • had totals of 4-17--21 in 31 games in 2003-04 as the Trojans posted a 24-5-2 record and claimed fourth place at the Minnesota State Class AA Tournament.

PERSONAL:
Applied economics major • lists fishing and golfing as hobbies • has a private pilot's license • son of Dan and Tracey Wehrs • born April 7, 1988.

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