Date of Award
Senior Honors Thesis
College or School
Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Program or Major
Robert Scott Smith
This study looks at men's collegiate hockey player sizes from 1989-2004 and correlates that data with the growth in injury rates seen within the same time period. Results show that player size (in terms of weight) has a statistically significant effect on player injury rates.
Deane, Kimberly, "Bigger Bodies, Bigger Bruises: How men’s collegiate hockey player sizes affect injury rates 1989-2004" (2012). Honors Theses and Capstones. 41.