#15

Cam Thiesing

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Player profile

  • Year Freshman
  • Height 6-0
  • Weight 184
  • Hometown Nashville, Tenn.
  • Junior Team Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)

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Ohio State Career

2021-22 (Freshman Season, through Dec. 17)

  • Appeared in first 18 games, with three goals and eight assists for 11 points; tied for third on the team in assists and tied for fourth in points
  • Scored third period gamewinner at Bowling Green Dec. 17
  • Posted first collegiate points Oct. 15 vs. UConn with a goal and an assist
  • Also had a 1-1-2 line vs. Michigan State Oct. 30
  • Two assists at Notre Dame Dec. 3
  • Posted an assist in each game vs. Penn State Nov. 5-6, vs. Mercyhurst Nov. 27 and vs. Michigan Dec. 10
  • 10 shots on goal in series vs. Mercyhurst, with six in game one Nov. 26

Prior to Ohio State

  • Played for USHL Green Bay the last two seasons
  • Posted 19-25-44 line in 47 regular season games in 2020-21 and had 12-16-28 totals in 42 games in 2019-20
  • Played 54 games with NAHL Chippewa Steel in 2018-19, notching 13 goals and 26 assists for 39 points; saw action in four games with USHL Green Bay that year as well
  • Skated with TPH Thunder, Team Illinois and Chicago Mission; won national championship in 2018 with Chicago
  • Graduated from Centennial High School in 2019
  • Also played lacrosse, soccer and baseball

Personal

  • Son of Chris, who played hockey at Wisconsin-Eau Claire, and Tricia, who also attended Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • Sister Amelia runs track at Austin Peay and also has a brother, Therien and a sister, Genevieve
  • Enjoys hunting and fishing
  • Wears No. 15 at Ohio State because it is a family number and has worn it for multiple years
  • Science and technology exploration major
  • Started playing hockey at age 3, with father introducing him to the game
  • Has worked at a golf course and as a farm hand
  • Played with classmate Mason Lohrei for two years
  • Favorite player is Viktor Arvidsson because “I love the way he plays the game all over the ice.”