Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Answers to "Terrier Trivia, The 2000's

#1 Who scored an NCAA Regional record for the fastest hat trick, in 2006 against Nebraska Omaha? 
Chris Higgins, 5:31 

#2 In the same games BU set another recored, What was it?
BU scored three goals in 21 seconds

#3 With Kevin Shattenkirk getting the first assist on Colby Cohen's National Championship game winning goal, who got the puck to Shatt? In other words, who got the second assist? 
Chris Connolly 

#4 BU has won two Hockey East championships this decade. Which years did they accomplish this and who scored the game winning goal in each of the two championship games? 
2006, 2009. Brandon Yip scored both game winning goals.  

#5 Who netted a hat trick against BC in a double overtime classic, in the 2003 Hockey East Semi Finals? 
Justin Maiser, scored the game tying goal with 3:22 left and then the game winning goal in the second overtime. His first goal game late in the fist period.

#6 Which BU forward, now on the Colorado Avalanche, scored arguably the most important goal of the decade? The goal came against New Hampshire in the last  game of the 2004 season, in overtime. If it was not scored, BU would have missed the Hockey East playoffs, by one point, for the first time in their history. 
David Van Der Gulik scored about half way through the overtime session to upend the Wildca. A tie would have still had BU out of the playoff and Merrimack in. #8 BU would take down #1 BC in the first round then fall to Maine 1-0 in the semis, the eventual champion. 

#7  Which BU back up goaltender turned away 36 of 37 BC shots in the first round of the 2005 Beanpot? 
Stephan Siwiec

#8 Who scored both the first goal at Agganis Arena and the last goal at Walter Brown?
Brad Zancanaro 

#9 In 2003, this BU goalie was able to win the Hockey East tournament MVP, even though he was the losing goalie in a 1-0 loss to UNH.
Sean Fields stopped 40 shots but it it was not enough as a fluke goal of BU defenseman Ryan Whitney's leg in overtime gave UNH the title. 

#10 Who scored the 10,000th goal in BU hockey history?
Peter MacArthur  

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

2013 recruit Matt Grzelcyk

Grzelcyk is a 5'9 forward from the Belmont Hill School. He is a freshman and he played in 31game. He scored 2 goals and racked up 18 assists totaling 20 points. He was ranked the top defeseman in the U16 in the pro/am midget fall classic.

"Agile, mobile, quick, highly-skilled defenseman from Belmont Hill. An inch or two short of being on the “A” list. Might get there anyway."
He will try out for the USNDP (US National Developmental Program)