9 - Travis Daniel
Travis Daniel
Height: 5-6
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Brunswick, N.J.
High School: North Brunswick
Position: F
Previous Team: New Jersey Rockets (AJHL)
gp 27
p 36
g 11
a 25
pim 24
+/- +16

2013-14 Wrapped up one of the top careers in program-history by leading the Beacons’ to their best national ranking in program-history … Served as the captain … Honored as a Division II/III New England All-Star Team member by the New England Hockey Writers Association … Named to the ECAC East Second Team All-Conference squad for the second consecutive season … Selected as a Joe Concannon Award Semifinalist for the second-straight season … Selected as the ECAC East Player of the Week for the first time in his career February 11 … Named the Lawrence F. Curran Award winner, given to the player who best exemplifies true sportsmanship and competition during the Codfish Bowl Tournament … Wrapped up his career second in program history with 104 career games played … Ranked fourth in UMB program history with 81 career assists … Finished fifth in program-history with his 125 career points … Set a new UMass Boston program career mark with 20 career power-play goals … Ended his career tied for 1st in school history with 11 career game-winning goals … Played in all 26 games as a first-line winger … Paced the Beacons and the ECAC East Conference with 25 assists … Finished second on the team with 36 points …Tied for third on the team with 11 goals … Sat 10th in the nation with 1.33 points per game and fourth in the country with 25 assists and .93 assists per game … Tied with Nathan Milam for the team lead with seven power-play goals, which is tied for fourth-most in program history for a single-season … Registered two game-winning goals … Totaled 85 shots and 24 penalty minutes … Finished with a +15 +/- rating … Picked up at least one point in 21 of 27 contests … Recorded multiple points in 10 games … Registered two goals and two assists and scored the overtime game-winner November 9 in a 4-3 win over St. Anselm … Dished out a season-high three assists December 6 at the University of New England to become the 13th player in program history to reach 100 career points … Recorded one goal and two assists in the 49th Annual Codfish Bowl Championship win over Southern New Hampshire on January 5 … Set-up the game-winning goal January 7 with an assist in UMass Boston’s 4-2 win over Salem State at Fenway Park … Potted two goals January 11 in a comeback victory over Saint Michael’s College … Had a hand in three of the Beacons’ four goals (1 G, 2 A) and scored the game-winning goal February 8 in a 4-3 win over the University of New England … Finished with a goal and an assist in his final home game, an ECAC East Quarterfinal victory over the University of New England on February 22.    

2012-13 Paced the Beacons nationally-ranked offense with one of the best year’s in recent program history … Named to the All-East Region Third Team by D3Hockey.com … Recognized by the New England Hockey Writers Association as a Division II/III New England All-Star … Earned a spot on the ECAC East Second Team All-Conference squad … Honored as a Joe Concannon Award Finalist … Named the P.A.L. Stovepipe Classic Tournament Most Valuable Player ... Finished the year as the only junior to appear in all 27 contests … Became the first Beacon in 16 years (Joe Rotondo ’97) to reach the 40-point mark in a single-season … Led the Beacons with 28 assists and 40 points on the year … Ranked sixth nationally with a 1.48 points per game average and was tied for fifth overall with 40 points … Ended the year third in the nation in total assists and second in the country with a 1.04 assists per game mark … Finished tied for eight all-time in program history with his 28 assists in a single season … Rewrote the UMB record books with his program-record five game-winning goals … Finished tied for fourth in the nation in game-winning goals … Ended the year third on the UMB roster with four power-play goals … Registered a +13 +/- rating … Recorded 10 multiple-point games and just six games with no points ... Opened the season with two goals and one assist in a win at New England College on November 2 … Recorded four points (1 G, 3 A), including the game-winning goal, November 24 in a 7-4 win over Johnson & Wales University (R.I.) … Lifted the Beacons to an overtime win over the University of New England with two goals and an assist, including the OT game-winner, on November 30 … Tallied a career-high four assists in a 7-5 win at nationally-ranked Babson College January 25 … Registered a goal and two assists February 23 in an ECAC East Quarterfinals victory over the University of New England ... UMass Boston finished 15-4-2 when he recorded a point.

2011-12 Built off of his strong freshman campaign, to lead all Beacons sophomores skaters … One of five Beacons players to appear in all 26 games … Finished second amongst all UMass players with 24 points (10 goals and 14 assists) … Provided a spark on the Beacons power-play finishing tied for 14th  in the ECAC East with 11 points and tied for third in the conference with six goals … Attempted 44 shots and netted two game-winning goals … Recorded multiple points in five contests, including three points (1 G, 2 A) in a 5-1 win at St. Michael’s on February 18 … Had his two strongest games of the season (3 G, 1 A) in upsets of number one Norwich (January 14) and number four Castleton State (February 3), including the game-winner against Castleton State … Found the back of the cage for the game-winning goal on December 8 in a 2-0 win over Wentworth … Matched his career-high with three assists on November 22 in a 9-1 win at Framingham State.

2010-11 Had a breakout season as a freshman appearing 24 of the 26 games played ... Finished the year ranked third on the team in points with 25, second in goals scored with 11, and third in assists with 14 ... Three of his goals were on the power-play, while two were game-winners ... Netted six goals, while assisting nine others against conference opponents ... Earned his first collegiate goal and assist on November 19 at Bowdoin College ... Recorded at least one point in his first four games with the Beacons ... Tallied a career-high three points (3 assists) on November 28 at Southern New Hampshire ... Had a three game streak in which he recorded two points ... Ended the year with back-to-back multi-point games ... Recorded his first multi-goal game on December 8 at Babson College ... Earned his second multi-goal game on January 18 against UMass Dartmouth.

Personal/High School Played junior hockey for the NJ Rockets of the AJHL ... Helped lead the Rockets to the 2007-08 AJHL league title and advance to Junior Nationals ... Was the Rockets leading goal scorer in 2009-10 when he was also a team captain ... Graduated from North Brunswick High School ... Three-time letterwinner playing baseball for the Raider Birds ... Born August 24, 1990 ... Son of Glenda and Scott Daniel ... He has one sister, Gabriella and one brother Tylere ... Majoring in exercise health science (EHS) and plans to pursue a career as a physical therapist.

 


Recent Games
Feb 7 University of Southern Maine W, 3-2
Feb 8 University of New England W, 4-3
Feb 14 at St. Michael's College T, 4-4
Feb 15 at Norwich University L, 5-3
Feb 22 University of New England W, 7-2
Mar 1 at Babson College L, 4-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 18
Points 36 25
Goals 11 8
Assists 25 17
PIM 24 16
+/- +16 +10
Power-play goals 7 5
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Game-winning goals 2 2
Game-tying goals 1 1
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 85 58
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Nov 2 at UMass Dartmouth W, 8-2 1 1 2 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 8 New England College L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 9 St. Anselm College W, 4-3 2 2 4 0 +1 1 0 0 1 0 8
Nov 22 at Castleton State College T, 4-4 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 23 at Skidmore College T, 3-3 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 30 vs. Johnson & Wales University (R.I.) W, 3-1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dec 1 vs. University of New England W, 5-2 0 2 2 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 6 at University of New England W, 6-1 0 3 3 2 +3 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 7 at University of Southern Maine W, 3-2 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 13 Wentworth Institute of Technology W, 9-2 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 4 Suffolk University W, 10-1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 5 Southern New Hampshire University W, 6-2 1 2 3 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 7 vs. Salem State University W, 4-2 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 10 Norwich University W, 4-2 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 11 St. Michael's College W, 6-4 2 0 2 2 +1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 17 at St. Anselm College W, 4-1 0 1 1 4 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 18 at New England College L, 3-2 1 1 2 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 24 Babson College L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 25 at Babson College L, 3-2 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 31 Skidmore College T, 2-2 1 0 1 2 +0 1 0 0 0 1 4
Feb 1 Castleton State College W, 5-1 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 7 University of Southern Maine W, 3-2 0 2 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 8 University of New England W, 4-3 1 2 3 0 -1 1 0 0 1 0 4
Feb 14 at St. Michael's College T, 4-4 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 15 at Norwich University L, 5-3 0 1 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 22 University of New England W, 7-2 1 1 2 0 +2 1 0 0 0 0 4
Mar 1 at Babson College L, 4-2 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2011-12 25 8 15 23 14 +11 5 0 0 2 0 0 40
2012-13 27 12 28 40 30 +13 4 0 0 5 0 0 71
2013-14 27 11 25 36 24 +16 7 0 0 2 1 0 85
Total 79 31 68 99 68 +40 16 0 0 9 1 0 196
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 27 11 25 36 24 +16 7 0 0 2 1 0 85
Conference 18 8 17 25 16 +10 5 0 0 2 1 0 58
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 8 12 20 8 +5 5 0 0 2 1 0 49
Away 11 3 10 13 14 +9 2 0 0 0 0 0 27
Neutral 3 0 3 3 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 9

Wins 17 9 20 29 14 +15 6 0 0 2 0 0 56
Losses 6 1 3 4 6 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
Ties 4 1 2 3 4 +3 1 0 0 0 1 0 10

November 6 3 5 8 2 +4 2 0 0 1 0 0 24
December 4 1 6 7 4 +3 1 0 0 0 0 0 10
January 10 5 7 12 12 +5 2 0 0 0 1 0 33
February 6 2 7 9 4 +5 2 0 0 1 0 0 17
March 1 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1