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Justin Schultz
Justin Schultz

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
West Kelowna, B.C.

High School:
Mount Boucherie Secondary

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185

Position:
D

Prev. School/Team:
Westside, BCHL

Badger Bites
Assistant captain ... shoots right ... born in July of 1990 ... parents are Kim and Glenn ... has a brother, Brendan (18) ... attended Mount Boucherie Secondary School ... chosen 43rd overall by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft's second round ... former Badger teammate Jake Gardiner was drafted by Anaheim in the first round that same year ... signed free agent contract with Edmonton in 2012 ... major is life sciences communications

2011-12 / Junior Season
Named Top-10 Hobey Baker Award Finalist for second consecutive season ... First-Team All-American for second straight season ... named WCHA Defensive Player of the Year for second season in a row, only the third skater ever to win award twice ... named First-Team All-WCHA defenseman for second time in as many years ... led team in scoring with 16 goals, the first UW defenseman to lead the team in goal scoring ... nation's leading scorer on the blue line with 16 goals, 44 points and 1.19 points per game ... was on the ice for 69 of Wisconsin's 105 goals, 27 of UW's 33 power-play goals and 10 of the squad's 17 game-winning tallies ... voted team's Spike Carlson Most Valuable Player by his teammates ... won Dr. Joseph Coyne Most Consistent Player Award based on his team-leading plus-11 ... 40 career goals, ranking third in UW history among defensemen and 9th all-time among WCHA defensemen ... tied for eighth in UW history among defensemen with 113 points ... first Badger since 2004-06 (Joe Pavelski, Robbie Earl) to post back-to-back 40-point seasons ... became the first Badger defender since Brian Rafalski in the 1994-95 season to reach 100 career points and the sixth to reach the mark in three seasons or less ... two-time WCHA Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 27 and Jan. 24) ... team leader with four multi-goal games ... recorded assists on all three Badger goals in 3-2 victory against Northern Michigan (Oct. 8) ... scored two goals against St. Cloud State (Nov. 5), including game-tying tally with 40 seconds left in regulation, in 3-3 tie ... put together 10-game scoring streak from Oct. 8- Nov. 11 ... named WCHA Defensive Player of the Week Nov. 29 following seven point series (three goals, four assists) against Mercyhurst (Nov. 25-26) ... scored game-winning goal against Mercyhurst (Nov. 25) and at Bemidji State (Feb. 25) ... recorded four points (two goals, two assists) against RIT (Jan. 6) ... one goal and five points in 4-0 and 3-2 series sweep against Alaska Anchorage (Jan. 20-21) ... had two goals in 3-3 tie against No. 1 Minnesota Duluth (Dec. 9) ... skated in all 37 games ... tied for team lead with seven power-play goals

2010-11 / Sophomore Season
Named one of the 10 finalists for the Hobey Baker Memorial Award ... 2011 First-Team West All-American ... nation's leading scorer on the blue line with 18 goals, 47 points, and 1.15 points per game ... most goals for any national defenseman since 2002-03 season ... Inside College Hockey National Defenseman of the Year ... College Hockey News First Team Defenseman ... WCHA Defensive Player of the Year ... First-Team All-WCHA ... national leader with 27 power-play points ... voted team's Spike Carlson Most Valuable Player by his teammates ... led the Badgers with 47 points overall and 29 points in WCHA games ... WCHA nominee for HCA National Player of the Month for January ... UW's nominee for WCHA Player of the Year ... led the Badgers with 14 multi-point games ... team leader with five first goals ... two scoring streaks of five games and two of four games ... did not go more than two games without a point ... sixth Badger defenseman all-time with a hat trick (vs. Michigan State Nov. 27) and first since 1991-92 ... sixth Wisconsin defenseman to lead team in points ... WCHA Defensive Player of the Week for Nov. 29 ... scored overtime game-winner in 6-5 victory over Canisius (Jan. 8), snapping UW's 26-game overtime winless drought ... one goal shy of UW single-season record for defensemen ... tallied three assists vs. Alabama Huntsville (Oct. 17) ... recorded three multi-goal games

2009-10 / Freshman Season
WCHA All-Rookie Team ... second among UW defenders with 22 points ... first-unit power-play quarterback ... first point was an assist at Minnesota State (Oct. 24) ... scored first goal in 6-2 victory over Alaska Anchorage (Nov. 14) ... Badger Hockey Showdown All-Tournament Team ... posted two multi-point games in the NCAA tourney, including one goal, one assist performances against Vermont (March 26) and RIT (April 8) ... four of his six goals came in March or April ... had a pair of four-point scoring streaks

Before Schultz was a Badger
Skates past two seasons with the Westside Warriors of the BCHL ... in 49 games played during 2008-09 season, collected 15 goals and 35 assists ... named the Interior Conference's top defenseman ... team advanced to second round of the playoffs ... also named Interior Conference's top defenseman in 2007-08 ... collected nine goals and 31 assists in 57 games played ... team advanced to third round of playoffs ... skated in the 2008 World Junior A Challenge for Canada West and recorded a pair of assists in four games for the silver medal-winning squad ... part of gold medal-winning Canada West at the 2007 World Junior A Challenge along with Badger teammate Derek Leee

Overall Statistics
Season GP G A Pts. SOG P-PIM PPG SHG GWG
2009-10 43 6 16 22 60 6-12 5 0 0
2010-11 41 18 29 47 108 10-28 9 0 3
2011-12 37 16 28 44 110 6-12 7 0 2
Totals 121 40 73 113 278 22-52 21 0 5
WCHA Statistics
Season GP G A Pts. SOG P-PIM PPG SHG GWG
2009-10 28 2 14 16 33 5-10 1 0 0
2010-11 28 10 19 29 62 6-12 4 0 0
2011-12 28 10 18 28 82 5-10 4 0 1
Totals 84 22 51 73 177 16-32 9 0 1

CAREER HIGH
GAME
Goals: 3 vs. Michigan State, 11/27/10
Assists: 3 (2x); last vs. Northern Michigan, 10/08/11
Points: 4 (2x): last vs. RIT, 1/06/12
Point Streak: 10, 10/08/11- 11/11/11
Multi-point Games: 28
Overtime Goals: 1 vs. Canisius 1/8/11

SERIES
Goals: 3 (3x); last vs. Mercyhurst, 11/25-26/11
Assists: 4 (3x); last vs. Alaska Anchorage, 1/20-21/12
Points: 7 vs. Mercyhurst, 11/25-26/11

ON WISCONSIN
MHKY Big Ten Tournament
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