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Brendan Silk
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wakefield, Mass.

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 194

Position:
Forward

Previous Team:
USA Under-18 Team (USHL)

03/02/2013

#4 Men's Hockey Loses To Providence, 5-1

Friars snap 18-game unbeaten streak (15-0-3), capture first win over BC since Feb. 29, 2008

01/04/2013

#2 Men's Hockey Skates To 3-3 Tie Against Yale

Milner records career-high 45 saves in tie

12/01/2012

#1 Men's Hockey Defeats #9 BU, 5-2

Jerry York ties Ron Mason for most NCAA wins as coach

03/28/2013

2013 Hockey East Semifinals -- BU

BC score's games first two goals, but eventually falls 6-3 despite 47-27 shot advantage.

02/12/2013

2013 Beanpot Championship -- Northeastern (AP)

Eagles prevail 6-3, as the senior class becomes the first to win four consecutive Beanpot titles.

SILK'S CAREER HIGHS
Points: 1, (10 times, most recent vs. Merrimack, Feb. 7, 2014)
Goals: 1, (five times, most recent vs. Merrimack, Feb. 7, 2014)
Assists: 1, (five times, most recent vs. Boston University, Jan. 17, 2014)
Shots: 3, (three times, most recent vs. Notre Dame, Jan. 4, 2014)
Plus/Minus: 2, vs. Alabama-Huntsville, Dec. 29, 2012

BRENDAN JOHN SILK; born January 13, 1994 ... shoots right ... played two years at Austin Prep before moving to Pioneer High School in Ann Arbor, Mich. to play in the U.S. National Team Development Program.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2013-14):Played in 38 games ... tallied six points - three goals and three assists; registered three goals and an assist in 19 Hockey East outings ... finished with a +2 rating in Hockey East play ... assisted on Michael Sit's first-career goal against Wisconsin (10/18)...matched a career-high with three shots against New Hampshire (12/6)...scored his first goal of the season in rough conditions over Notre Dame at Fenway Park and matched a career-high with three shot attempts (1/4)... scored his first-career game-winning goal at Providence (1/31)...secured his first-career power play goal against Merrimack (2/7).

AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13):Played in 36 games ... registered four points - two goals and two assists; scored one goal in 25 Hockey East contests ... recorded his first collegiate goal - and point - with the Eagles' final goal at 4:16 of the team's 5-2 home win over Boston University (12/1) ... scored once in a 3-3 home tie against Yale (1/4).

BEFORE BC: Played in 42 games for the U.S. National U-18 team in 2011-12; recorded six points - five goals and one assist ... was a member of the 2012 U.S. National U-18 select team at the Five Nations Tournament in Pori, Finland in February 2012 ... registered five points - two goals and three assists - in 14 games for the U.S. National U-17 team during an injury-shortened 2010-11 season; underwent surgery to repair his Achilles' tendon in late July 2010 and returned to game action on Jan.8, 2011 ... was a member of the U.S. Under-17 Select Team that won the 2010 Five Nations Tournament in Huttwil, Switzerland in August.

PERSONAL: Enrolled in the Carroll School of Management ... is the 2012-13 recipient of the Edward J. O'Brien, Jr., M.D. Men's Ice Hockey Scholarship ... Brendan is the oldest of Elizabeth and Jack Silk's four children; has two sisters, Julie and Laura, and one brother, Kevin ... his grandfather John Silk captain the 1952-53 Boston College basketball team, was inducted into the Varsity Club Hall of Fame in 1978 and had his jersey retired in January 1999.

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