#10 Notre Dame Hockey defeated USA U18 in overtime in a shootout on (Oct 07, 2012 at Notre Dame, Ind.)
Earned three monograms during his Notre Dame career ... was the ultimate team player who worked hard to push his fellow goaltenders every day in practice ... valuable member of the team who had his teammates respect because of his tremendous attitude and work ethic ... outstanding student and leader in community service ... born without a right hand and overcame that disability to play Division I hockey ... developed his own style to compensate ... used catching glove to cradle puck against chest or cover it on ice ... catches with right hand which gives shooters a different look ... saw action in four games during his career, playing 41:13 in those games with a 4.37 goals-against average and a .800 save percentage ... winner of the CCHA's Terry Flanagan Award for "perseverance, dedication and courage while overcoming severe adversity" following the 2012-13 season ... was one of five finalists for the 2014 BNY/Mellon Wealth Management College Hockey Humanitarian Award, presented annually to college hockey's "top citizen."
AS A SENIOR: Saw action in two games during his senior season ... was 0-0-0 and did not give up a goal in 5:49 of playing time ... made one save on the lone shot he faced ... played final 4:57 of the 7-1 win over Alabama Huntsville (Jan. 10), making one save as he followed freshman Chad Katunar in the contest ... shared a shutout with fellow senior Steven Summerhays as he played the final 52 seconds of 2-0 win over Boston University on Senior Night (Feb. 22) ... was one of five finalists for the 2014 BNY/Mellon Wealth Management College Hockey Humanitarian Award, presented annually to college hockey's "top citizen" ... winner of Notre Dame's Compton Family Leadership in Service Award for his community service efforts.
AS A JUNIOR: Did not see any playing time in 2012-13 ... was selected as the winner of the CCHA's Terry Flanagan Award for "perseverance, dedication and courage while overcoming severe adversity."
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in one game during the 2011-12 campaign ... had a 0-0-0 record with a 7.79 goals-against average and a .600 save percentage ... lone action came on Dec. 2 versus Northeastern when he came on in relief of starter Mike Johnson and back up Steven Summerhays ... with Huskies leading, 7-1, came into game with 15:24 left in third period ... surrendered two goals on five shots as Irish lost, 9-2.
AS A FRESHMAN: Saw action in one game as a freshman ... had a 0-0-0 record with a 3.00 goals-against average and a .889 save percentage ... saw first collegiate action on Dec. 29 in 10-2 win over Canisius ... played the third period, giving up one goal on nine shots in relief of Steven Summerhays.
PREP & PERSONAL: Graduated from Marysville High School in Marysville, Mich. ... played junior hockey in the North American Hockey League (NAHL) with the Albert Lea Thunder of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) ... played in 35 games with the Thunder in `09-'10, turning in a 13-19-2 record with a 3.97 goals-against average and a .891 save percentage with the NAHL expansion team ... helped team to a 19-34-5 record in the league's Central Division and a playoff berth ... following the season, helped USA Hockey to a bronze medal at the 2010 Amputee Hockey World Championships in Montreal, Que., where he was named the tournament's most valuable player ... has played on a pair of USA Hockey national championship teams at the AAA level ... in `08-'09 played for Little Caesars Under-18 team that won Michigan Amateur Hockey Association (MAHA) state championship and the Under-18 national championship .. was 10-3-1 record and a 2.95 goals-against average with a .898 save percentage ... in the state and national tournaments was 6-1-0 with a 1.21 goals against and a .926 save percentage ... started that season with the NAHL's Motor City Machine ... in `07-'08 split time with the Petrolia Jets of the Western Ontario Hockey League (WOHL) and the Belle River Canadiens of the Great Lakes Junior Hockey League (GLJHL), going 10-8-1 with a 3.70 goals against a .877 save percentage ... first national title came as a member of the Belle Tire AAA team as that squad won the MAHA state championship and the national Under-16 title ... was 34-1-2 that year with a 1.19 goals-against average and a .939 save percentage ... full name is Joseph Anthony Rogers ... son of Scott and Lynne Rogers ... has two younger sisters, Jena and Jacqueline ... cousin, Tony Bonadio `83, played hockey at Notre Dame between 1980-83 ... from the same hometown as former Irish defenseman, Derek Smith `05 ... born in Port Huron, Mich. ... graduated with a degree in finance from Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business in May of 2014.