Tyler Howells

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Tyler Howells
Born (1983-10-20) October 20, 1983 (age 31)
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
IHL team Flint Generals
Playing career 2007–present

Tyler Howells (born October 20, 1983 in Eden Prairie, Minnesota) is an American ice hockey defenceman. He is currently enrolled at Michigan State University finishing his degree and playing hockey for the Flint Generals of the International Hockey League.

Playing career[edit]

Howells played for the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders of the United States Hockey League where he recorded 22 goals and 19 assists in a total of 59 games. He was selected to the USHL All-Rookie Team in 2003. Howells then spent four seasons with Michigan State University and served as an alternate captain for the team. Howells was a member of Michigan State's 2007 NCAA Championship team.

Howells turned pro in 2007, joining German 2nd Bundesliga side Heilbronn Falcons before joining the ECHL's Cincinnati Cyclones. In 2008, Howells moved to Northern Ireland, signing for the EIHL's Belfast Giants.

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-NCAA All-Tournament Team 2007 [1]
  • CCHA Defensive Player of the Week - February 20, 2006

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03 Cedar Rapids RoughRiders USHL 59 22 19 41 61 7 2 1 3 6
2003–04 Michigan State Spartans CCHA 32 1 10 11 8 - - - - -
2004–05 Michigan State Spartans CCHA 35 1 14 15 14 - - - - -
2005–06 Michigan State Spartans CCHA 45 10 24 34 30 - - - - -
2006–07 Michigan State Spartans CCHA 42 4 22 26 22 - - - - -
USHL Totals 59 22 19 41 61 7 2 1 3 6
CCHA Totals 154 16 70 86 74 - - - - -

Stats as of July 3, 2007

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NCAA Frozen Four Records". NCAA.org. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 

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