Boston College wins 13th Hockey East regular season title with weekend sweep at Vermont
Eagles win fifth consecutive title
Five-point performances from Kevin Hayes (3-2-5) and Johnny Gaudreau (0-5-5) propel Boston College to eighth victory in nine games
Sophomore leads offensive attack in 7-2 league win
Steven Whitney scores twice to lead BC
BC score's games first two goals, but eventually falls 6-3 despite 47-27 shot advantage.
National Championship: BC vs. Ferris State
Frozen Four: BC vs. Minnesota
Boston College vs. Air Force - AP Photo Gallery
STRAIGHT CAREER HIGHS:
DESTRY McLEOD STRAIGHT; born March 22, 1993 ... shoots left ... played the 2010-11 season with the Coquitlam Express of the British Columbia Hockey League; prior to that, he played the 2008-09 season with the Hollyburn Huskies of the Pacific Coast Amateur Hockey Association and 2009-10 season with the North West Giants of the BC Major Midget League ... graduated from Sentinel Secondary in 2011.
AS A JUNIOR (2013-14):Played in 25 games ... recorded 11 points - six goals and five assists; registered four points - two goals and two assists in 14 Hockey East outings ... scored Boston College's first hat trick of the season against Penn State (12/28) and first for the Eagles since Steven Whitney turned the trick against Northeastern on Jan. 18, 2013 ... scored his first game-winning goal of the season at Harvard (11/20) and first since his freshman campaign...notched his third-career two-point game, first of the season, against New Hampshire (12/6) with a goal and an assist ... assisted on Patrick Brown's second goal at the Beanpot Tournament to help beat Northeastern and clinch BC's fifth-straight trophy (2/10)...assisted on Scott Savage's goal in his 100th-career game at Vermont (2/15).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13):Played in 33 games ... registered 15 points - six goals and nine assists; recorded 13 points - six goals and seven assists - in 23 conference contests ... finished the season with +8 rating; tallied a +7 rating in Hockey East play ... scored two power-play goals ... enjoyed one multiple-point performance ... notched two assists in 5-2 win over New Hampshire (1/11) ... scored one goal in each of five victories - at Massachusetts (10/19), against UMass-Lowell (10/28), at Boston University (11/11), at Northeastern (1/19) and at Vermont (3/9); recorded a +4 rating in the team's 7-2 win over the Catamounts.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12): Played in 43 games ... registered 10 points - three goals and seven assists; recorded five points - two goals and three assists - in 26 conference contests ... finished the season with a plus-minus rating of +9 ... scored one game-winning goal ... tallied two points - one goal (the gamewinner) and one assist - in a 4-0 home win over Vermont (3/3), a victory that secured the Hockey East regular-season title ... scored one goal in the team's 4-2 win over Providence (3/16) in the semifinals of the Hockey East Tournament in TD Garden ... assisted on Chris Kreider's decisive goal in a 2-0 win over Air Force in the first round NCAA Northeast Regional in Worcester, Mass. ... assisted on Chris Kreider's second-period goal in the team's 6-1 win over Minnesota in the NCAA Frozen Four semifinals in Tampa, Fla.
BEFORE BC:Registered 67 points - 26 goals and 41 assists - in 49 regular-season games for the Coquitlam Express in 2010-11; tallied 11 power-play goals, one shorthanded goal and two game-winning goals ... notched one trick (at Surrey Eagles, Oct. 13, 2010) ... added three points - one goal and two assists - in four playoff games ... played for head coach Jon Calvano ... totaled 63 points - 12 goals and 51 assists - in 39 games with the Vancouver North West Giants in 2009-10, helping the club gain the Major Midget League championship ... was selected to Team Blue in the 2010 Major Midget League All-Star Game ... helped his team capture the 2009 Mac's AAA Midget Hockey Tournament (in Calgary).
PERSONAL: Enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the 2013-14 recipient of the Heffernan Family Men's Hockey Fund ... Destry is the son of Megan and Rob Straight; has one brother and one sister.