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John Adams
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wayzata, MN

High School:
Breck School

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 198

Position:
Defenseman

Birthdate:
12/21/1982

Previous Team:
Breck School

JOHN CHRISTIAN ADAMS; born December 21, 1982 ... shoots left ... was one of 10 finalists for Minnesota's 17th annual Mr. Hockey award (2001) ... is joined on the 2004-05 BC roster by younger brother, Joe.

AS A JUNIOR (2003-04): Played in all 42 games ... earned All-Tournament honors at the Ice Breaker Tournament at Michigan State ... registered 10 points - three goals and seven assists; recorded nine points - three goals and six assists - in league action ... tallied one game-winning goal ... enjoyed two multiple-point efforts ... finished the year with a plus-19 rating ... scored two goals, including the gamewinner, in a 4-1 win at Massachusetts (11/14) ... notched two assists in a 5-1 home win over Boston University (1/16) ... assisted on the game-winning goal in each of two games - against Providence (1/30) and against Massachusetts (2/14) ... netted a third-period goal at New Hampshire (2/28) ... assisted on Ryan Shannon's first-period goal against Niagara in the first round of the NCAA Tournament's Northeast Regional in Manchester, N.H.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2002-03): Played in 34 games, including 21 Hockey East contests ... registered seven points - two goals and five assists; recorded five points - one goal and four assists - in league action ... finished the year with a plus-10 rating ... notched the game-winning goal in a 4-3 victory at UMass-Lowell (10/26); the goal was his first collegiate tally ... scored one goal in the Eagles' 6-5 come-from-behind win over Bowling Green in the Dodge Holiday Classic (12/27) ... assisted on Ben Eaves' game-tying goal in a 3-2 comeback victory over Boston University (1/17); also recorded one assist against BU in the semifinal round of the league tournament (3/14) ... notched one assist in each of the team's back-to-back wins against Northeastern (2/21 and 2/22) ... saw significant action on the Eagles' power-play units.

AS A FRESHMAN (2001-02): Played in 25 games, including 16 Hockey East contests ... missed both games in the Nye Frontier Classic with a shoulder injury; had surgery to repair a broken thumb on Jan. 8 and missed eight games (1/11-2/4); sustained a concussion at New Hampshire (3/2) and missed the last three games of the season ... registered five points, all on assists ... finished the year with a plus-14 rating ... enjoyed one multiple-point game; tallied two assists at Northeastern (2/22) ... three of his assists came on Tony Voce goals; two of his assists came in special teams situations ... registered his first collegiate point on Voce's second shorthanded goal against Merrimack (11/8) ... assisted on Jeff Giuliano's power-play goal at Northeastern (2/22).

BEFORE BC: Registered 42 points -- 13 goals and 29 assists -- at the Breck School in 2000-01 ... earned Associated Press All-State honors as a senior ... also captured Minneapolis Star-Tribune All-Metro second team accolades in 2000-01 ... shared team MVP honors as a senior ... served as team co-captain in both his junior and senior seasons; led the Mustangs to the State Class A title in 1999-2000 ... was a two-time Sun-Post All-Metro selection and a three-time All-Tri-Metro Conference choice ... also starred as a shortstop and pitcher on Breck's baseball team.

PERSONAL: Enrolled as a marketing major in the Carroll School of Management ... is the 2004-05 recipient of the D'Agostine Family Athletic Scholarship ... was selected by the Buffalo Sabres in the third round (82nd overall) of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft ... John is the son of Ronda and John Adams; has two brothers and one sister.

ADAMS' CAREER STATISTICS

YEAR	CL	GP	G	A	PTS	PEN	PPG	SHG	HT	GW
2001-02	Fr.	25	0	5	5	10/20	0	0	0	0
2002-03	So.	34	2	5	7	11/22	0	0	0	1
2003-04	Jr.	42	3	7      10	13/26	0	0	0	1
CAREER	       101	5      17      22	34/68	0	0	0	2

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