19 Zach Bessette
19 Zach Bessette
Height: 6-1
Weight: 205
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Readfield, ME
High School: Maranacook
Position: G
Major: Criminology
gp 17
gs 17
min 951:59
ga 181
gaa 11.41
sv 190

2018: Became the program's all-time winningest goalie against Husson (4/10/18) ... Tri-captain along with Paul Leonardo and Seth Wing.

2017: started all 16 games compiling a 12.05 goals against average and a .565 save percentage ... Set single-season record with 238 saves ... Led the team with 57 ground balls ... Made a season-high 25 saves against Keene State (4/22/17) ... Stopped 15 shots and scored his first career goal in USM's win over Salem State (4/19/17) ... Had a season-high eight ground balls against UMass Dartmouth (4/15/17) ... Named Little East Conference Goalie of the Week (4/3/17) ... Tri-captain along with Seth Wing and Sam Hornblower ... Earned a spot in the Little East Conference Spring All-Academic team

2016: Little East Conference Goalie of the Week (4/25/16) ... Little East Conference Spring All-Academic team.

2015: Played in all 13 games, including making 10 starts ... Compiled a 10.07 goals against average with a .534 save percentage and a 4-5 record ...

Awards & Honors: 2014-2015, 2015-16, & 2016-17 William B. Wise Scholar Athlete.

Before USM: Played football, ice hockey and lacrosse at Maranacook High School (Readfield, Maine) ... KVAC Lacrosse Player of the Year as a senior ... First team all-conference as a junior and senior.

Recent Games
Apr 18 at Salem St. W, 13-6
Apr 21 Mass.-Dartmouth L, 10-6
Apr 24 Plymouth St. W, 13-8
Apr 27 at Keene St. L, 25-11
May 1 Mass.-Dartmouth W, 8-7
May 3 at Eastern Conn. St. L, 10-9
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 17 7
Games started 17 7
Minutes 951:59 405:00
Goals against 181 88
Goals-against average 11.41 13.04
Saves 190 100
Save pct 51.2 53.2
Wins 7 4
Losses 9 3
Ties 0 0
Win pct 43.8 57.1
Date Opponent Score gs min ga sv sv%
Feb 24 at Franklin Pierce   - - - - -
Mar 3 at Maine Maritime W, 18-1 1 60:00 1 4 80.0
Mar 12 at U. of New England L, 15-3 1 60:00 15 11 42.3
Mar 17 Norwich L, 10-6 1 60:00 10 13 56.5
Mar 20 at Curry L, 19-6 1 49:33 17 14 45.2
Mar 22 at Saint Joseph's (Me.) L, 10-6 1 60:00 10 11 52.4
Mar 24 at Castleton L, 15-7 1 55:56 15 9 37.5
Mar 31 Mass.-Boston W, 17-14 1 60:00 14 18 56.3
Apr 5 Thomas (ME) W, 20-3 1 30:00 1 2 66.7
Apr 7 at Eastern Conn. St. L, 16-8 1 60:00 16 17 51.5
Apr 10 Husson W, 22-9 1 51:30 7 6 46.2
Apr 14 Western Conn. St. W, 13-11 1 60:00 11 12 52.2
Apr 18 at Salem St. W, 13-6 1 60:00 6 16 72.7
Apr 21 Mass.-Dartmouth L, 10-6 1 60:00 10 10 50.0
Apr 24 Plymouth St. W, 13-8 1 60:00 8 12 60.0
Apr 27 at Keene St. L, 25-11 1 45:00 23 15 39.5
May 1 Mass.-Dartmouth W, 8-7 1 60:00 7 11 61.1
May 3 at Eastern Conn. St. L, 10-9 1 60:00 10 9 47.4
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% win loss tie win %
2014-15 13 10 411:17 69 10.07 79 53.4 4 5 0 44.4
2015-16 13 9 666:54 111 9.99 104 48.4 5 5 0 50.0
2016-17 16 15 911:28 183 12.05 238 56.5 6 10 0 37.5
2017-18 17 17 951:59 181 11.41 190 51.2 7 9 0 43.8
Total 59 51 2941:38 544 11.10 611 52.9 22 29 0 43.1
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% win loss tie win %
Total 17 17 951:59 181 11.41 190 51.2 7 9 0 43.8
Conference 7 7 405:00 88 13.04 100 53.2 4 3 0 57.1
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
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Home 8 8 441:30 68 9.24 84 55.3 5 2 0 71.4
Away 9 9 510:29 113 13.28 106 48.4 2 7 0 22.2
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - 0.0 - - - 0.0
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Wins 8 8 441:30 55 7.47 81 59.6 7 0 0 100.0
Losses 9 9 510:29 126 14.81 109 46.4 0 9 0 0.0
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March 7 7 405:29 82 12.13 80 49.4 2 5 0 28.6
April 8 8 426:30 82 11.54 90 52.3 5 3 0 62.5
May 2 2 120:00 17 8.50 20 54.1 0 1 0 0.0