Championship marks second straight, record 12th overall
Junior Parker Milner stops 29 shots
THOMAS JOHN ATKINSON; born December 15, 1987 ... shoots left ... helped lead Avon Old Farms to two New England Division I Prep School titles.
AS A JUNIOR (2010-11): Played in 20 games, including 17 Hockey East contests; missed the last eight games because of a knee injury ... scored one goal ... tallied 10 shots and a plus-one rating ... scored his first collegiate goal at 7:34 of the second period in a 4-0 home win over Maine (11/19).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10): Played in four games, including two conference contests ... registered four shots and a plus-one rating ... saw action in each of two Denver Cup contests - against St. Lawrence (1/1) and Denver (1/2) ... made his collegiate debut at New Hampshire (11/6).
AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09): Did not see any regular-season action ... played in the team's 4-2 international exhibition victory over the University of New Brunswick (1/3) in Fredericton, New Brunswick; netted a goal in the second period.
BEFORE BC: Registered 12 points - six goals and six assists - in 37 games with the Boston Junior Bruins (EJHL) in 2007-08 ... played for head coach Peter Masters ... recorded 42 points - 15 goals and 27 assists - in 28 games in 2006-07; helped the Winged Beavers to the New England Division I Prep School title ... earned the team's 2006-07 Most Improved Player honor ... played for head coach John Gardner ... played for Team New England in USA Hockey's Select 15 Festival and for Team Connecticut in the Select 16 Festival.
PERSONAL: Enrolled in the Carroll School of Management ... earned 2009-10 All-Hockey East Academic Team honors ... Tommy is the son of Ellen and Tom Atkinson; has five siblings.
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