Niko Porikos 22
Niko  Porikos


Ann Arbor, Mich.

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200





Meet the Freshmen: Niko Porikos

Meet the Ice Hockey Freshmen: Niko Porikos


Junior (2016-17)
• Saw action in 14 games in the 2016-17 season, recording 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists)
• Academic All-Big Ten
• Recorded assist in 1-0 win at OSU (2/25)
• Tallied assist in loss at Wisconsin (2/18)
• Scored game-winning goal in his season debut vs. Union (10/8)

Sophomore (2015-16)
• Enjoyed breakout season in 2015-16, playing in 17 games, his first career action at Michigan, notching three points (goal, two assists)
• Scored first career goal at Penn State (1/28)
• Added an assist at Minnesota (2/25)
• Recorded first career point (a) vs. Minnesota (12/11)
• Made regular season debut for U-M against Mercyhurst on Oct. 16.

Freshman (2014-15)
• Made Michigan debut in exhibition against Wilfrid Laurier (10/9)

Junior Team
• Played two seasons with the Hamilton Red Wings of the Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL)
• Led all Hamilton defensemen in scoring in 2013-14, recording 21 points (nine goals, 12 assists) in 51 games played
• In 2012-13, notched 12 points (four goals, eight assists) in 48 games played
• Spent time at forward in two seasons with Hamilton
• Former Victory Honda U18 teammate of incoming freshmen Tony Calderone and Cutler Martin, as well as current sophomore Max Shuart

• Born May 4, 1993
• Son of Georgia and Perry Porikos
• Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts
• Undeclared major
• Grew up in Ann Arbor and always dreamed of playing for the hockey team at Michigan

Porikos' Career Highlights

Point Superlatives
Most, Game: 1 - last, 2/25/16 at Minnesota
Multi-Point Games: To Come
Streak: To Come
First: 12/11/15 vs. Minnesota (a)

Goal Superlatives
Most, Game: 1 - 1/28/16 at PSU
Multi-Goal Games: To Come
Streak: To Come
Game Winners: To Come
First: 1/28/16 at PSU

Assist Superlatives
Most, Game: 1 - last, 2/25/16 at Minnesota
Multi-Assist Games: To Come
Streak: To Come
First: 12/11/16 vs. Minnesota


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