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    Alex Gerke
    2 Alex Gerke
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Tomah, Wis.

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 170

    Position:
    Defense

    Previous Team:
    Bismark Bobcats (NAHL)

    03/15/2013

    Huskies Grab Game One of AHA Quarterfinals, 4-1

    UConn Faces Off With RMU Saturday at 7:05 for Shot at Championship Weekend

    03/01/2013

    A Class for the Ages

    In-Depth Spotlight on the Five Husky Seniors

    02/25/2013

    Men's Hockey Senior Day Friday at 7:05 p.m. vs. Sacred Heart

    UConn will honor the five graduating seniors prior to the contest.

    02/02/2013

    Men's Hockey Falls at RIT, 7-1

    Jordan Sims scored the lone goal for the Huskies. Garrett Bartus took the loss for UConn.

    12/29/2012

    Men's Hockey Routs AIC, 7-2, Advances To UConn Hockey Classic Championship vs. Minnesota State

    Brant Harris and Trevor Gerling each tallied two goals. Matt Grogan stopped 29 shots to earn the victory.

    03/17/2013

    UConn vs Robert Morris Game 2

    UConn vs Robert Morris Men's Hockey Quarterfinla Game 2

    03/15/2013

    UConn vs Robert Morris

    UConn vs Robert Morris Men's Hockey

    03/02/2013

    UConn vs Sacred Heart

    UConn vs Sacred Heart Men's Hockey

    01/23/2013

    UConn vs Quinnipiac

    UConn vs Quinnipiac Men's Hockey

    01/18/2013

    UConn vs Mercyhurst

    UConn vs Mercyhurst Men's Hockey

    Photo Gallery

    2012-2013 (Senior Season): Saw action in all 37 games as a senior co-captain... Totaled nine points on two goals and seven assists... Scored a power play goal in a 2-1 victory over Air Force (Nov. 23)... Recorded an assist in each game of the AHA Quarterfinals against Robert Morris (Mar. 15-16).

    2011-2012 (Junior Season): Played in all 39 games... Recorded 25 points on six goals and 19 assists... Ranked sixth on the team in points and third in assists... 25 points ranked second among AHA defensemen... Registered six multipoint games... Had career night against Sacred Heart (Nov. 16) with five points including a hat trick on three power play goals and the game winner, also recorded two assists... Had the game winning goal and an assist in a 4-3 victory against Canisius in the AHA First Round (Mar. 2)... Named AHA Player of the Week on Nov. 21... Named AHA Player of the Month for the month of November... Named to the AHA Second Team.

    2010-11 (Sophomore Season):Appeared in 36 games... Finished the season with four goals and five assists for nine points... Tied for the team lead with four power-play goals... Ranked fourth on the team with seven power-play points... Notched the game-winning goal in a 3-1 victory over Mercyhurst (Jan. 7).

    2009-10 (Freshman Season): Played in 35 games as a freshman, recording four goals and six assists for 10 points... Recorded five points in six games from Nov. 6 to Nov. 21... Recorded the first point of his collegiate career on an assist at Merrimack (Oct. 25) ... Tallied his first collegiate goal against AIC (Nov. 6) ... Recorded a goal against Air Force (Nov. 21) ... Notched a power-play goal against Air Force (Jan. 9) to help the Huskies to a one-goal lead ... Recorded assists against Canisius (Feb. 6) and at Bentley (Feb. 20) ... Named to the Atlantic Hockey All-Rookie Team.

    Before UConn: Started the year with the Tri-City Storm of the USHL and finished with the Bismarck Bobcats of the NAHL where he helped guide the team to the Robertson Cup Tournament with an impressive two goals, 17 assists and a plus-13 in 34 games ... Before Tri-City, played in the CSHL for the Dubuque Thunderbirds where he finished with 17 goals and 28 assists for 45 points, first in the league amongst scoring defenseman.

    Personal: Alex James Miles is the son of Jim and Sharon Gerke... born October 16, 1988... a geography major.

    Year GP G A PTS PEN/MIN
    2009-10 35 4 6 10 15/30
    2010-11 36 4 5 9 11/22
    2011-12 39 6 19 25 15/41
    Career 110 14 30 44 41/93
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