27 - Zach Tolkinen
Zach Tolkinen
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: So.
Hometown: Lino Lakes, Minn.
High School: Fairbanks (NAHL)
Position: DEFENSEMAN

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010-11
Appeared in 26 games for the Bobcats, recording three assists … Had an assist at Brown on Nov. 5 for his first collegiate point … Recorded an assist in a win at Colgate on Nov. 13 … Assisted on a goal in a win over Nebraska-Omaha on Dec. 31.

BEFORE QUINNIPIAC
Suited up for the Fairbanks (Alaska) Ice Dogs of the North American Hockey League…Totaled 37 points on 12 goals and 25 assists to help Fairbanks to a second place finish for the 2009-10 Robertson Cup National Championship…Had two goals and three assists in the playoffs…All Conference honoree…Named a Ted Brill Great 8 honoree…Hobey Baker Character Award recipient…Graduated from Centennial Senior High School in 2008…Lettered twice in hockey and three times in tennis.

PERSONAL
Son of Cheri and Gary Tolkinen…Father, Gary, played hockey at Concordia College and coaches hockey at Centennial Senior High School..Has a brother, Erik, two sisters, Jane and Rachel…Majoring in Pre-Medicine…Born in St. Paul, Minnesota.