Boyles and Dyroff earn
Forward Patrick Brown will lead Eagles
Eagles advance to ninth straight league semifinal
Eagles maintain second-place position in league standings with six games to go
Seniors are first in program history to win four Beanpot titles
BROWN'S CAREER HIGHS:
PATRICK WELLINGTON BROWN; born May 29, 1992 ... shoots right.
AS A JUNIOR (2012-13): Played in all 38 games ... registered 11 points - five goals and six assists; recorded six points - two goals and four assists - in Hockey East play ... scored two game-winning goals ... finished the season having won 53.1 percent of his faceoff attempts (251-of-473) ... netted the game-winning goal at 16:23 of the third period in the team's 3-2 home win over Massachusetts (11/4) ... scored the decisive goal in BC's 4-1 quarterfinal-round series-clinching win over Vermont (3/16) ... scored once in each of two victories - a 6-3 home win over Dartmouth (11/24) and a 6-3win over Northeastern (2/11) in the Beanpot championship game in TD Garden. AS A SOPHOMORE (2011-12): Played in 13 games ... scored one goal ... played in eight Hockey East contests ... scored his first collegiate goal at 4:17 of the second period of the team's 5-2 win over Michigan State (10/7) in the Ice Breaker Tournament in Grand Forks, N.D.; the goal marked the team's first goal of the season.
AS A FRESHMAN (2010-11): Played in 29 games ... registered one assist ... tallied a plus-one rating in 20 Hockey East contests ... tallied his first collegiate point with an assist on Tommy Atkinson's second-period goal in the team's 4-0 home win over Maine (11/19).
BEFORE BC: Registered a team-high 48 points - 23 goals and 25 assists - in 30 games for Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood in 2009-10; served as team co-captain ... helped guide the team to the 2010 Michigan High School Athletic Association Division III State Championship, its second straight state title ... earned Michigan Interscholastic Hockey League co-Most Valuable Player honors after tallying a league-best 20 points - 12 goals and eight assists - in conference contests ... twice earned Michigan High School Hockey Coaches Association (MHSHCA) All-State first-team honors - in 2008-09 and 2009-10; captured MHSHCA Dream Team status as a senior ... captured MHSHCA All-State honorable mention accolades as a sophomore ... played for head coach Andy Weidenbach ... has also played lacrosse.
PERSONAL: Enrolled as an economics major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... has earned Hockey East Association All-Academic Team honors in each of his three years - 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13 ... is the 2012-13 recipient of the Driscoll Family Hockey Scholarship Fund ... Patrick, his older sister Anna and younger siblings Kaitlin, Christopher and Lily are the children of Maureen and Doug Brown; both parents are Boston College graduates; his father played 15 seasons in the National Hockey League and was inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Hall of Fame in 2004; his uncle Greg Brown is an assistant hockey coach at Boston College.