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Matthew Galajda - 2018 Hobey Baker Top 10

Cornell University
Freshman, Goalie
Aurora, Ont.

Exploded on the scene establishing Galajda (Ga-lie-da) as one of the best goalies in the nation. Entering the ECAC tournament he sports the best goals against average in the nation in six years with an impressive 1.43 mark. He’s received a plethora of post season awards already including: ECAC Goalie and Rookie of the Year, inclusion on both the league First Team all-conference and All Rookie teams, received three Ivy League honors including Ivy League Player of the Year and is a finalist for ECAC Player of the Year.

  • His record is 21-3-2 in 27 games – goals against average 1.43 leads the nation
  • Has 9 shutouts to lead the nation – save percentage of .943 is third in nation
  • Hotel Administration major – had a shutout streak of over 227 minutes, 13th longest in NCAA D1 history