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Andrew Alberts
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Eden Prairie, MN

High School:
Benilde St. Margaret's

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 215

Position:
Defenseman

Birthdate:
06/30/1981

Previous Team:
Waterloo (USHL)

ANDREW JAMES ALBERTS; born June 30, 1981 ... shoots left ... has played in all 119 games since arriving at BC in the fall of 2001 ... played the 1999-2000 and 2000-01 seasons with the Waterloo Black Hawks of the United States Hockey League (USHL) ... graduated from Benilde-St. Margaret's in St. Louis Park, Minn. in June 1999 ... attended Eden Prairie High School as a freshman and sophomore.

AS A JUNIOR (2003-04): Played in all 42 games ... earned JOFA All-America first-team honors ... shared Hockey East's Best Defensive Defenseman honor ... captured Hockey East All-Conference second-team honors ... was named to the All-Tournament Team at the 2004 NCAA Tournament's Northeast Regional ... also gained All-Tournament accolades at the Great Lakes Invitational ... registered 16 points - four goals and 12 assists; recorded 13 points - two goals and 11 assists - in league action ... finished the season with plus-20 rating; topped all league players with a plus-21 rating in conference games ... earned Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week honors after tallying two goals against Merrimack (11/18) and three assists against Providence (11/21) ... notched one power-play goal - against Michigan in the first round of the Great Lakes Invitational (12/27); added an assist in the title-game win over Michigan State (12/28) ... assisted on Ned Havern's overtime goal at Providence (1/20) ... assisted on Stephen Gionta's decisive goal against New Hampshire (2/27) that clinched the league regular-season title for the Eagles.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2002-03): Played in all 39 games ... registered 22 points - six goals and 16 assists ... recorded 16 points - four goals and 12 assists - in Hockey East action ... finished the season with a team-best plus-16 rating ... enjoyed five multiple-point games ... recorded back-to-back two-point games against UMass-Lowell (1/10 and 1/11); tallied one goal and one assist in each contest ... tallied one goal and one assist against Merrimack (3/7, Hockey East quarterfinals) ... notched two assists in each of two games - against Massachusetts (1/31) and at Northeastern (2/22) ... scored the second goal in the Eagles' 3-2 win at Boston University (11/19).

AS A FRESHMAN (2001-02): Played in all 38 games ... registered 12 points -- two goals and 10 assists; recorded eight points -- one goal and seven assists -- in Hockey East action ... netted his first collegiate goal -- a shorthanded tally -- against Boston University in the first round of the Beanpot (2/4) ... scored the first goal in the Eagles' 4-3 home win over Maine (2/8) ... two of his assists came on game-winning goals; assisted on Ales Dolinar's decisive goal against Providence (11/14) and on Tony Voce's gamewinner against Harvard in the Beanpot (2/11).

BEFORE BC: Registered 14 points -- four goals and 10 assists -- in 54 games with Waterloo in 2000-01; three of his four goals were power-play tallies ... served as assistant captain ... recorded four points -- two goals and two assists -- in 49 games with the Black Hawks in 1999-2000 ... earned the team's Most Improved Player honor in 1999-2000 ... earned All-Conference honors at Benilde-St. Margaret's in 1998-99; led the Red Knights to the State Class A title ... notched 35 points -- 10 goals and 25 assists -- in 26 games in 1998-99.

PERSONAL: Enrolled as a communication major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the 2004-05 recipient of the Morrissey Brothers Memorial Hockey Scholarship ... was selected by the Boston Bruins in the sixth round (179th overall) of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft ... Andrew is the third of Mary and Dale Alberts' four children; has two older sisters and one younger brother.

ALBERTS' CAREER STATISTICS

YEAR	CL	GP	G	A	PTS	PEN	PPG	SHG	HT	GW
2001-02	Fr.	38	2	10	12	26/52	0	1	0	0
2002-03	So.	39	6	16	22	30/60	5	0	0	0
2003-04	Jr.	42	4	12	16	32/64	1	0	0	0
CAREER	       119     12	38	50     88/176	6	1	0	0

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