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 Wellington Burtnett
Wellington Burtnett
Position:
Hockey

Wellington "Wimpy" Burtnett '53

- A talented and crafty center who was equally adept at passing and shooting, he led his team in points scored as a senior, earning All-America and All-East honors.

- Elected captain of the Eagles in his senior season.

- A member of the United States Olympic Team that won the Silver Medal in ice hockey in the 1956 Winter Games at Cortina, Italy.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1994.