30 Mareks Mitens
30 - Mareks Mitens
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ventspils, Latvia
Position: Goaltender
Major: Business Administration-International
Junior Team: Aston (NAHL)
Shoots/Catches: Left
gp 21
gs 20
min 1197:16
ga 63
gaa 3.16
sv 529

Sophomore (2018-19): Played to a 6-5-0 record with a .919 save percentage, a 2.31 goals against average and 282 saves in 11 starts...Named WCHA Goaltender of the Week...Named Madigan/Pingature Athlete of the Week...(10/7) at Merrimack, faced 31 shots and stopped all 31 to help the Lakers win 1-0...(1/5) at Alaska Anchorage, faced 31 shots and stopped 30, picking up the win in a 3-1 game...Shut out Minnesota State in 1-0 win in Mankato, Minnesota on Jan. 19, making 29 saves to hand the Mavericks their first home loss of the season...Named to WCHA All-Academic Team.

Freshman (2017-18): Appeared in 19 games between the pipes, while starting 15...Goals Against Average was 3.51, and save percentage was .894...Overall record was 3-10-2. 

High School/Juniors: Named the 2016-17 North American Hockey League's (NAHL) Most Valuable Player and Vaughn Goaltender of the Year as member of the Aston (Pa.) Rebels  ... Coached by Joe Coombs ... Earned 2016-17 All-NAHL East Division MVP and Goaltender of the Year recognition ... Received 2016-17 All-NAHL First Team and All-NAHL East Division First-Team accolades ... Posted a 31-10-0 record with a 1.63 goals-against average (63 goals allowed) and a .925 saves percentage (839 saves) in 2,322 minutes played for 41 regular-season outings ... Tops among 2016-17 NAHL regular-season leaders in goals-against average (1.63), victories (31), and shutouts (11) ... A two-time (Oct. and Nov.) winner of the NAHL's Goalie of the Month Award ... Selected twice as the NAHL's East Division Star of the Week (Nov. 7 and Feb. 13) ... Turned in a 6-2-0 mark to go with a 2.00 goals-against average (20 goals allowed) and a .915 saves percentage (234 saves) in 601 minutes of action for 10 2016-17 NAHL Playoff appearances ... Helped Aston capture the 2017-18 NAHL Regular-Season Championship title with 95 points and a league East Division crown as Rebels produced a 46-11-2-1 mark ... Represented Latvia at the 2016 World Junior Championships ... Played for the Latvia National Under 16, 17, 18, and 20 teams ... A 2017 graduate of Ventspids (Latvia) High School.  

Personal: Son of Valentins and Inguna Mitens ... Born in Ventspids, Latvia ... Has an older brother ... Both his father and brother are firefighters ... Has interests in all sports ... Attended the 2017 New York Islanders National Hockey League (NHL) Prospect Development Camp ... Catches: Left ... Majoring in business administration-international.

Recent Games
Nov 29 Bemidji State L, 4-1
Nov 30 Bemidji State T, 2-2
Dec 6 at Minnesota State L, 5-1
Dec 7 at Minnesota State L, 2-0
Dec 13 Bowling Green L, 2-0
Dec 14 Bowling Green W, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 21 14
Games started 20 13
Minutes 1197:16 780:46
Goals against 63 39
Goals-against average 3.16 3.00
Saves 529 353
Save pct .894 .901
Wins 6 4
Losses 13 8
Ties 1 1
Win pct .325 .346
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t
Oct 5 Merrimack W, 6-2 1 60:00 2 2.00 32 .941 1 0 0
Oct 6 Merrimack W, 4-3 1 60:00 3 3.00 20 .870 1 0 0
Oct 11 Denver L, 3-1 1 59:23 3 3.03 26 .897 0 1 0
Oct 12 Denver L, 4-3 1 60:00 4 4.00 25 .862 0 1 0
Oct 18 at Michigan L, 4-0 1 60:00 4 4.00 24 .857 0 1 0
Oct 19 at Michigan L, 4-3 1 57:54 4 4.15 22 .846 0 1 0
Oct 25 at Notre Dame L, 5-2 1 59:13 4 4.05 27 .871 0 1 0
Oct 26 at Notre Dame L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Ferris State W, 5-4 1 64:44 4 3.71 25 .862 1 0 0
Nov 2 Ferris State W, 4-3 1 60:00 3 3.00 20 .870 1 0 0
Nov 8 at Bemidji State L, 7-1 1 40:00 5 7.50 24 .828 0 1 0
Nov 9 at Bemidji State L, 5-1 0 18:41 0 0.00 5 1.000 0 0 0
Nov 15 Michigan Tech L, 4-2 1 57:10 4 4.20 26 .867 0 1 0
Nov 16 Michigan Tech L, 2-1 1 59:00 2 2.03 16 .889 0 1 0
Nov 22 at Bowling Green L, 5-0 1 58:30 5 5.13 27 .844 0 1 0
Nov 23 at Bowling Green W, 3-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 29 .967 1 0 0
Nov 29 Bemidji State L, 4-1 1 58:09 3 3.10 28 .903 0 1 0
Nov 30 Bemidji State T, 2-2 1 65:00 2 1.85 31 .939 0 0 1
Dec 6 at Minnesota State L, 5-1 1 59:51 5 5.01 26 .839 0 1 0
Dec 7 at Minnesota State L, 2-0 1 60:00 2 2.00 32 .941 0 1 0
Dec 13 Bowling Green L, 2-0 1 58:03 1 1.03 35 .972 0 1 0
Dec 14 Bowling Green W, 3-2 1 61:38 2 1.95 29 .935 1 0 0
Dec 28 vs. Providence   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 at Vermont   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Alaska Anchorage   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 at Alaska Anchorage   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 10 at Alaska   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Alaska   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 Alaska Anchorage   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Alaska Anchorage   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at USNTDP U-18   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Michigan Tech   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at Michigan Tech   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Alabama-Huntsville   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Alabama-Huntsville   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Northern Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Northern Michigan   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Ferris State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Ferris State   - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
2017-18 19 15 815:25 48 3.53 406 .894 3 10 2 .267
2018-19 11 11 649:37 25 2.31 282 .919 6 5 0 .545
2019-20 21 20 1197:16 63 3.16 529 .894 6 13 1 .325
Total 51 46 2662:18 136 3.07 1217 .899 15 28 3 .359
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
Total 21 20 1197:16 63 3.16 529 .894 6 13 1 .325
Conference 14 13 780:46 39 3.00 353 .901 4 8 1 .346
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 723:07 33 2.74 313 .905 5 6 1 .458
Away 9 8 474:09 30 3.80 216 .878 1 7 0 .125
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 6 6 366:22 15 2.46 155 .912 6 0 0 1.000
Losses 14 13 765:54 46 3.60 343 .882 0 13 0 .000
Ties 1 1 65:00 2 1.85 31 .939 0 0 1 .500
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October 7 7 416:30 24 3.46 176 .880 2 5 0 .286
November 10 9 541:14 29 3.21 231 .888 3 5 1 .389
December 4 4 239:32 10 2.50 122 .924 1 3 0 .250