PAUL CHARLES CAREY; born September 24, 1988 ... shoots left ... graduated from Cathedral (Ind.) High School in 2008; also attended Thayer Academy and the Salisbury (Conn.) School.
AS A JUNIOR (2010-11): Played in 38 games; missed one game - against Massachusetts (2/26) because of injury ... registered 26 points - 13 goals and 13 assists; recorded 20 points - 10 goals and 10 assists - in 26 Hockey East contests ... finished the season with a plus-17 rating; was a plus-14 on conference play ... scored five power-play goals and three game-winning goals ... enjoyed five multiple-point performances, including two multiple-goal efforts ... recorded three points - two goals, including the game's decisive score in the third period, and one assist - in a 6-5 win over Colgate (12/31) in the semifinals of the Ledyard Classic in Hanover, N.H.; earned most valuable player honors for his efforts during the two-game holiday tournament ... scored three goals in the team's two-game home sweep against Maine; opened the scoring at 14:46 of the first period on the power play in a 4-0 win over Black Bears (11/19), then scored twice in a 4-1 home win two nights later ... tallied two assists twice - in a 5-2 home win over UMass-Lowell (11/2) and a 3-2 win at Boston University (1/21) ... netted the game's decisive tally in a 4-3 win at Massachusetts (2/25).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10): Played in 41 games; missed one game - against Yale (3/28) - because of injury ... registered 21 points - nine goals and 12 assists; recorded 14 points - five goals and nine assists - in 27 conference contests ... scored two game-winning goals and two power-play goals ... finished the season with a plus-seven rating; registered a plus-four rating in league action ... enjoyed three multiple-point performances ... notched two points - one goal and one assist - in each of three home victories; a 4-3 decision over Merrimack (10/30), a 7-1 win over Vermont (11/14) and a 6-5 victory over Clarkson (11/27) ... broke a 2-2 tie with the decisive third-period score in the team's 3-2 home win over New Hampshire (3/6) in the regular-season finale ... scored the team's fourth goal (midway through the third period) in a 5-2 series-clinching victory over Massachusetts (3/13) in the quarterfinals of the Hockey East Tournament ... notched the primary assist on Pat Mullane's game-winning goal in the third period of a 3-1 win over Alaska (3/27) in the NCAA Tournament's Northeast Regional semifinal in Worcester, Mass. ... netted the team's sixth goal - and third in a span of 1:35 midway through the third period - in the team's 7-1 win over Miami (4/8) in the NCAA Tournament's Frozen Four in Detroit, Mich.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09): Played in 24 games ... registered nine points - five goals and four assists; recorded all nine points in 19 Hockey East contests ... enjoyed two multiple-point performances and netted three power-play goals ... tallied two points - one goal and one assist - in a 4-3 win at Merrimack (10/31) ... registered two points - one goal and one assist - in BC's 8-6 home win over New Hampshire (11/15) ... netted his first collegiate goal at 7:39 of the second period in a 3-2 home win over Vermont (10/24) ... scored a man-advantage goal in a 2-0 home win over Massachusetts (11/21) ... scored once in a 3-2 loss at New Hampshire (3/20).
BEFORE BC: Earned All-USHL second-team honors and USHL All-Rookie Team honors as a member of the Indiana Ice in 2007-08 ... registered 66 points - 34 goals and 32 assists - in 60 regular-season games in 2007-08; finished fifth in the league in scoring, second in goals scored ... tallied 16 power-play goals and five game-winning goals ... had a team-high 241 shots ... played for Ice head coach Charlie Skjodt ... spent the 2005-06 and 2006-07 seasons at the Salisbury School; played for head coach Dan Donato ... helped the Crimson Knights win the New England Prep School Division 1 championship in 2005-06.
PERSONAL: Enrolled in the Carroll School of Management ... was selected by the Colorado Avalanche in the fifth round (135th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft ... is the 2011-12 recipient of the Brett and Lisbeth Burns Family Scholarship Fund and the Maureen and Edward F. Coakley '57 Hockey Scholarship Fund ... Paul is the middle of Denise and Paul Carey's five children; has three brothers - Jim, Joe and Bill - and one sister - Bridget.
CAREY'S CAREER STATISTICS
YEAR CL GP G A PTS PEN +/- PPG SHG HT GW
2008-09 Fr. 24 5 4 9 4/8 -7 3 0 0 0
2009-10 So. 41 9 12 21 9/29 +7 2 0 0 2
2010-11 Jr. 38 13 13 26 9/18 +17 5 0 0 3
CAREER 103 27 29 56 22/55 +17 10 0 0 5