League Record 133 Student-Athletes Make this Year's Team
2015-16 (Sophomore Season): Appeared in 20 games in his second year at UConn…Finished the season with four points on a goal and three assists…Missed the final seven games of the season with injury…Scored his first collegiate goal in a 3-3 home tie with No. 19 Merrimack…Had an assist against Minnesota in the Mariucci Classic (Jan. 1)…Had assists at Arizona State (Jan. 5) and at No. 4 Boston College (Jan. 23)... Named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team.
2014-15 (Freshman Season): Played in 20 games as a freshman...Finished the year with two points coming on two assists...Registered 20 shots on goal...Had his first collegiate point with an assist in a 2-1 upset win over No. 11 ranked Vermont (Nov. 21)...Assisted on a goal in a 2-2 tie at home against No. 13 ranked Providence (Feb. 4)…Named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team.
Before UConn: Played two seasons with the Merritt Centennials in the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL)...Appeared in 50 games in 2013-14 scoring 22 goals with 27 assists for 49 points, third on the team in scoring...Shared the team lead with seven power play goals...Scored a goal with two assists in four playoff games...A member of Team Canada West at the World Junior A Challenge, scoring a pair of goals and a pair of assits in four games...Was named to the NHL’s Central Scouting’s Watch List...In 2012-13, he played his rookie season in the BCHL, scoring 13 goals with 10 assists.
Personal: Born December 4, 1995...Jeff Vincent Wight is the son of Stu and Sylvia Wight...He is a finance major.