Former UConn Goaltender Signed to Playoff Roster
In-Depth Spotlight on the Five Husky Seniors
UConn will honor the five graduating seniors prior to the contest.
Jordan Sims scored the lone goal for the Huskies. Garrett Bartus took the loss for UConn.
Huskies took 13 penalties and allowed two power-play goals.
UConn vs Sacred Heart Men's Hockey
UConn vs Air Force Men's Hockey
UConn vs Air Force 11/24/12
UConn tied No. 8 Union, 2-2, in Storrs on Saturday, October 27
UConn defeated Holy Cross, 4-2
2012-2013 (Senior Season): Named one of USCHO's Top-10 Goalies To Watch in 2012-13... Appeared in 17 games for the Huskies... Registered a 3.00 goals against average while stopping 477 shots and adding .909 save percentage... Finished the season with a record of 5-10-1... Stopped 39 shots in a 2-2 tie against Union (Oct. 27)... Allowed one goal and recorded 35 saves while earning the victory in a 2-1 contest against Air Force (Nov. 23)... Saved a season best 42 shots in a 4-1 win over Penn. State (Jan. 5).
2011-2012 (Junior Season): Started all 39 games... National leader in saves and broke his own single-season record with 1,179... 1,179 saves was just one shy of the Atlantic Hockey single-season record... Broke the record for career saves in UConn history with 2,816... Also broke the UConn record for shutouts in a season with five, including the first of his career at Army (Oct. 14)... Finished the season with a 16-19-3 record based on a 2.55 goals against average and a .923 save percentage... Ranks tied for first in UConn DI history with 35 wins... Ranks second in career goals against average with 3.03... Twice recorded 47 saves in a win at Army (Oct. 14) and a tie at American Int'l (Nov. 12)... Stopped 46 shots in UConn's 3-1 victory at Air Force in game two of the AHA Quarterfinals... Four-time AHA Goaltender of the Week (Oct. 17), (Jan. 9), (Jan. 30), (Mar. 5).
2010-11 (Sophomore Season): Appeared in 35 games, starting 34... Ranked second in the nation and set a new UConn single-season record with 1085 saves... Finished the year with a 14-15-4 record based on a 3.45 goals against average and a .906 save percentage... Recorded 30-plus saves in 21 games this season, including five games of 40-plus saves... Named AHA Goaltender of the Week on Nov. 8 after leading UConn to a 1-0-1 record against Canisius with 59 saves in two games... Notched 50 saves in an 8-5 victory at Niagara (Dec. 4) and 53 saves in the clinching game of the AHA Quarterfinals against Mercyhurst (Mar. 12)... Named AHA Goaltender of the Week on Oct. 12 after stopping 40 shots in a 3-3 tie at No. 7 Maine (Oct. 9)... Moved into third all-time on the UConn Division I career saves list... Named Team MVP for the second-straight season at the annual awards banquet.
2009-10 (Freshman Season):Joined the team midway through the season ... Started in all 20 games he played ... Finished the season with a 5-14-1 record to go along with a 3.26 goals against average and a .900 save percentage ... Set a Connecticut single-game record with 57 saves in a 2-2 tie against Air Force (Jan. 9) ... Earned his first win as a Husky in a 2-1 victory over RIT (Jan. 16) ... Recorded 27 saves in UConn's 2-1 victory over Bentley in the AHA quarterfinals (Mar. 6) ... Named AHA Rookie and Goaltender of the Week after his performance against Bentley ... Named Team MVP at the end-of-year banquet.
Before UConn:Played three seasons with Mahoning Valley of the North American Hockey League and half of a season with the St. Louis Bandits of the NAHL.
Personal:Garrett A. is the son of Edward and Linda Bartus... an allied health sciences major... born October 19, 1989.