26 Travis Daniel
26 Travis Daniel
Birth Date: 08/24/1990
Height: 5-6
Weight: 165
Year: So.
Hometown: North Brunswick, N.J.
High School: North Brunswick
Position: F
Previous Team: New Jersey Rockets (AJHL)

2011-12 Built off of his strong freshman campaign, to lead all Beacons sophomores skaters … One of five Beacons players to appear in all 26 games … Finished second amongst all UMass players with 24 points (10 goals and 14 assists) … Provided a spark on the Beacons power-play finishing tied for 14th  in the ECAC East with 11 points and tied for third in the conference with six goals … Attempted 44 shots and netted two game-winning goals … Recorded multiple points in five contests, including three points (1 G, 2 A) in a 5-1 win at St. Michael’s on February 18 … Had his two strongest games of the season (3 G, 1 A) in upsets of number one Norwich (January 14) and number four Castleton State (February 3), including the game-winner against Castleton State … Found the back of the cage for the game-winning goal on December 8 in a 2-0 win over Wentworth … Matched his career-high with three assists on November 22 in a 9-1 win at Framingham State.

2010-11 Had a breakout season as a freshman appearing 24 of the 26 games played ... Finished the year ranked third on the team in points with 25, second in goals scored with 11, and third in assists with 14 ... Three of his goals were on the power-play, while two were game-winners ... Netted six goals, while assisting nine others against conference opponents ... Earned his first collegiate goal and assist on November 19 at Bowdoin College ... Recorded at least one point in his first four games with the Beacons ... Tallied a career-high three points (3 assists) on November 28 at Southern New Hampshire ... Had a three game streak in which he recorded two points ... Ended the year with back-to-back multi-point games ... Recorded his first multi-goal game on December 8 at Babson College ... Earned his second multi-goal game on January 18 against UMass Dartmouth.

Personal/High School Played junior hockey for the NJ Rockets of the AJHL ... Helped lead the Rockets to the 2007-08 AJHL league title and advance to Junior Nationals ... Was the Rockets leading goal scorer in 2009-10 when he was also a team captain ... Graduated from North Brunswick High School ... Three-time letterwinner playing baseball for the Raider Birds ... Born August 24, 1990 ... Son of Glenda Daniel ... Brother Tylere Daniel plays club baseball at Rutgers University ... Majoring in exercise health science (EHS) and plans to pursue a career as a physical therapist ... Hobbies include baseball, racquetball, going to the movies, going to the gym and video games.