Five-point performances from Kevin Hayes (3-2-5) and Johnny Gaudreau (0-5-5) propel Boston College to eighth victory in nine games
BENN TREVOR FERRIERO; born April 29, 1987 ... shoots right ... earned the 2004-05 John Carlton Memorial Trophy, given annually by the Boston Bruins to the outstanding student-athlete in Eastern Massachusetts high school hockey.
AS A SENIOR (2008-09): Played in all 37 games ... registered 26 points - eight goals and 18 assists; recorded 21 points - six goals and 15 assists - in conference contests ... enjoyed four multiple-point performances, including one multiple-goal outing ... netted four power-play goals and two game-winning goals ... scored twice, including the decisive score with 41.3 seconds left in regulation, in the team's 4-3 win over Harvard (2/9) in the Beanpot consolation game in TD Garden ... notched two assists in each of two BC victories; a 4-3 win at Merrimack (10/31) and an 8-6 home win over New Hampshire (11/15) ... set up Barry Almeida for the game-winning goal with 1:14 left in overtime in a 2-1 come-from-behind win at Dartmouth (11/30) ... assisted on Matt Price's overtime goal at Providence (2/28).
AS A JUNIOR (2007-08): Played in all 44 games ... earned All-Tournament Team honors at the Hockey East Tournament after he notched six points - four goals, including three in game-winning fashion, and two assists - in four playoff victories; netted the decisive score both quarterfinal-round home wins over Providence (3/14-15) and scored the game-winning goal in a 5-4 triple-overtime win over New Hampshire (3/21) in the semifinal round ... registered 42 points - 17 goals and 25 assists; recorded 17 points - six goals and 11 assists - in league play ... enjoyed 11 multiple-point performances, including one five-point effort and three three-point outings ... netted six power-play goals and four game-winning scores ... tallied a career-high five points - two goals and three assists - in the team's 7-2 win at Harvard (12/12) ... recorded a game-high three points - one goal and two assists - in BC's 5-2 victory over Minnesota (3/29) in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament's Northeast Regional in Worcester, Mass.; the victory secured win No. 800 for head coach Jerry York ... tallied three assists each of two BC victories; a 4-1 win over RPI in Ice Breaker Tournament at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn., and a 5-2 home win over Vermont (1/11) ... recorded two points - one triple-overtime goal and one assist - in BC's 5-4 victory over New Hampshire (3/21) in the semifinals of the Hockey East Tournament in TD Banknorth Garden; scored a power-play goal 43 seconds into the third overtime to lift BC into the league championship game ... notched his 99th career point - a goal - and his 100th point - an assist - in the team's 4-3 overtime victory over Boston University (2/4) in the first round of the Beanpot.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2006-07): Played in all 42 games ... earned the program's William J. Flynn Coaches Award ... captured Hockey East All-Tournament accolades ... recorded 46 points - 23 goals and 23 assists; registered 27 points - 13 goals and 14 assists - in league action ... finished the season with a plus-19 rating; was a plus-12 in league play ... enjoyed 15 multiple-point performances, including three four-point outings and two three-point games ... enjoyed five multiple-goal games ... scored five power-play goals, three game-winning goals and one shorthanded goal ... registered 10 points - five goals and five assists - in eight post-season games ... notched four points - two goals and two assists - in the team's Hockey East Tournament's quarterfinal-round series-clinching victory over Northeastern (3/9) ... tallied two points - one goal and one assist - in each of two Hockey East Tournament victories - against Boston University (3/16) and against New Hampshire (3/17) ... recorded five points - three goals and two assists - in a two-game series sweep of New Hampshire; recorded one goal and one assist in a 4-1 road victory over the Wildcats (3/2), then tallied three points - two goals and one assist - in a 4-2 home win the following night ... registered two points - one goal and one assist - in a 4-0 win against Miami (Ohio) in the NCAA Tournament's Northeast Regional in Manchester, N.H. ... earned Hockey East Player of the Week honors after two stellar efforts against Merrimack; totaled two points - one goal and one assist - in a 4-1 home victory (1/10), then recorded four points - a career-high three goals and one assist - at Merrimack two nights later ... notched four points - two goals and two assists - in a 5-1 home win over Bowling Green (10/21) ... scored twice in a 4-1 victory at Wisconsin (10/28) ... netted two goals, including the gamewinner, in a 3-0 home win over UMass Lowell (2/22).
AS A FRESHMAN (2005-06): Played in all 42 games ... earned Hockey East All-Rookie Team honors ... shared the program's Bernie Burke Outstanding Freshman Award with Brett Motherwell ... twice earned Hockey East Rookie of the Week honors - on Dec. 12 and Jan. 9 ... recorded 25 points - 16 goals and nine assists; recorded 17 points - 11 goals and six assists - in 27 league games ... enjoyed seven multiple-point games, including two three-point performances ... enjoyed three multiple-goal efforts ... scored four power-play goals, three game-winning goals and three shorthanded goals ... registered eight points - five goals and three assists - in eight post-season games ... scored a pair of power-play goals in BC's opening-round win over Miami (3/24) in the NCAA Tournament's Northeast Regional in Worcester, Mass. ... registered two points - one goal and one assist - in the team's 5-0 win over Boston University (3/25) in the NCAA Tournament's quarterfinal round ... gained Hockey East Rookie of the Week honors after posting consecutive three-point efforts against Massachusetts; netted one goal and two assists in a 7-0 home win over Massachusetts (12/9), then tallied two goals, including the decisive goal in a shorthanded situation, and one assist at Massachusetts the following night ... scored two goals in a 4-2 home win over Northeastern (1/6) ... assisted on Joe Rooney's decisive tally and scored the team's third goal with 2:51 remaining in the third period in a 4-1 win at Providence (1/7).
BEFORE BC: Earned All-Independent League honors as a junior and senior center at Governor Dummer Academy ... registered 42 points - 15 goals and 27 assists - in 2004-05 ... totaled 43 points - 19 goals and 24 assists - in 2003-04 ... was a four-year varsity letterman for head coach Peter Kravchuk; served as team captain as a senior ... was a four-year baseball letterman at Governor Dummer; served as team captain as a senior ... was a member of the U.S. National Under-18 Team that captured the gold medal at the 2005 IIHF World Under-18 Championship in the Czech Republic; registered one goal and three assists in six tournament games ... played on the U.S. Under-18 Select Team that finished fourth at the Under-18 Junior World Cup in Slovakia ... was a member of the U.S. Under-17 Select Team that won the championship at the 2003 Under-17 Five Nations Cup in Slovakia.
PERSONAL: Enrolled as a marketing major in the Carroll School of Management ... finished his career with 139 points - 64 goals and 75 assists - in 165 games; ranked fifth on the program's games played list, tied (with four others) for 26th on the school's all-time goal-scoring list and 30th in program history in points ... tallied 20 points - 10 goals and 10 assists - in 16 combined playoff games during his sophomore and junior campaigns ... is the 2008-09 recipient of the Pike's Peak Hockey Club Scholarship ... was selected by the Phoenix Coyotes in the seventh round (196th overall) of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft ... Benn and his two younger brothers - Cody and Nathan - are the children of Julie and Peter Ferriero.
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