6 - Karl Beckman
Karl Beckman
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Okemos, Mich.
High School: Amarillo Bulls (NAHL)
Position: D

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-2013:
• Played in 36 games, starting in 12
• Scored four goals and had 14 assists for 18 points
• His 18 points tie for 10th among defensemen in a single season in Division I at the school
• Led all freshmen on the team in points, power play goals and assists
• Led defensemen in points and goals
• Ranked fifth on the team in assists
• His three power play goals ranked fourth on the team
• Tied for seventh in Atlantic Hockey for defenseman scoring
• Finished fourth in Atlantic Hockey for freshman scoring
• Named to the Atlantic Hockey All-Rookie Team
• Two-time Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Week (2/4, 3/4)
• Received Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Month (February)
• Tallied four goals and 10 assists for 14 points in the last 12 games of the season
• Posted his first career assist and point in a 2-1 win over UConn (10/26)
• Scored his first career goal in a 5-1 win over Canisius (2/3), also tallying an assist for his first multiple point game
• Tallied three assists in a 4-1 win over UConn (2/15)
• Scored two goals for his first multiple goal game in a 6-3 victory over Army (3/1)
• Earned team’s Seventh Player Award
• Earned Atlantic Hockey All-Academic team honors

BEFORE HOLY CROSS:
• Played for the Amarillo Bulls (NAHL) for coach Dennis Williams
• Alternate team captain in 2011-2012
• Earned 2011-2012 first team All-South Division honors
• Received 2010-2011 NAHL All-Rookie team accolades
• Won the 2010-2011 Community Service Award
• Named the team’s Defenseman of the Year in 2010-2011 and 2011-2012
• Played in 135 games with 17 goals, 64 assists, 81 points and a +63 plus/minus during his career
• Tallied 13 goals and 41 assists for 54 points including three goals and six assists for nine points in the playoffs in the 2011-2012 season
• Team won the 2010-2011 South Division playoffs and was national semifinalists
• Team won 2011-2012 South Division regular season and playoff titles, NAHL Presidents Trophy and was national semifinalists
• Also played in the Greater Lansing Amateur Hockey Association (GLAHA) as he was All-Academic GLAHA through high school
• Attended Okemos High School as he won the 2010 Rotary Award-Student Citizenship Award

PERSONAL:
• Son of Mark and Shannon Beckman
• Has two brothers (Mitch and Jack)
• Has not yet declared a major

Beckman's Career Statistics

Season Games Played
G A Points Pen-Min PPG SHG GWG
2012-2013 36 4
14 18 14-28 3
0 0