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6-0 / 190
NE Jr. Falcons (EJHL)
TIMOTHY RICHARD KUNES; born February 12, 1987 ... shoots left.
AS A SENIOR (2008-09): Played in 36 games ... registered a career-high 11 points - three goals and eight assists; recorded nine points - two goals and seven assists - in 26 Hockey East contests ... ranked second among BC defensemen with a plus-four rating ... netted two game-winning goals ... enjoyed one multiple-point performance ... tallied two assists, including the primary assist on Brock Bradford's decisive score, in the team's 4-1 home win over Northeastern (3/7); it marked the first multiple-point effort of his career ... netted the game-winning goal in a 5-3 win at New Hampshire (3/13) in the quarterfinals of the Hockey East Tournament ... assisted on Matt Price's game-winning goal in overtime in the team's 4-3 win at Providence (2/28) ... scored his first goal of the season - the gamewinner - in a 4-1 win over Maine (1/25) ... finished the season with seven points - two goals and five assists - in his final nine games.
AS A JUNIOR (2007-08): Played in 43 straight games; missed one game - the season-opening game against Michigan (10/12) in the Ice Breaker Tournament in St. Paul, Minn. ... registered eight points - one goal and seven assists; recorded four assists in 27 Hockey East contests ... finished the season ranked first among all BC defensemen with a plus/minus rating of plus-22 ... netted his lone goal of the season in a 4-0 victory over Vermont (3/22) in the Hockey East Tournament's title contest in TD Banknorth Garden ... assisted on the team's first goal - just 1:35 into the opening period - in a 4-1 home win over Vermont (1/11) ... notched an assist on Ben Smith's power-play goal 37 seconds into the middle period in BC's 4-2 home win over Maine (1/26) ...assisted on Pat Gannon's third-period goal - the team's fourth goal of the game - in a 6-5 overtime victory over Harvard (2/11) in the Beanpot championship game ...notched the primary assist on Benn Ferriero's second-period goal - BC's second of the game - in a 5-1 quarterfinal-round series-clinching win over Providence (3/15).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2006-07): Played in 27 games ... registered five points - one goal and four assists; recorded four points - one goal and three assists - in 21 Hockey East contests ... finished the season with a plus/minus rating of plus-three ... scored his lone goal of the season in a 3-1 road victory over Merrimack (11/10) ... assisted on the team's third goal in a 3-3 tie at Northeastern (11/17) ... notched an assist on Joe Rooney's first-period goal in a win over Northeastern in the quarterfinals of the Hockey East Tournament (3/9) ... assisted on Brian Boyle's third-period goal in a 6-1 win at Merrimack (1/12).
AS A FRESHMAN (2005-06): Played in 28 games, including 21 Hockey East contests; missed the team's Dec. 10 game at Massachusetts because of a back injury ... registered four points - one goal and three assists; recorded two assists in league action ... recorded his first collegiate point with an assist on Pat Gannon's second-period goal in a 3-2 win against New Hampshire (11/1) in Manchester ... scored his first collegiate goal - an empty-net tally - in a 5-1 victory over Princeton in the Denver Cup title game (12/31).
BEFORE BC: Played the 2003-04 and 2004-05 seasons for the New England Junior Falcons of the Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL) ... earned All-EJHL second-team honors in 2004-05 ... named team Player of the Year and Defenseman of the Year in 2004-05 after leading all blueliners with 40 points - 12 goals and 28 - in 50 games; scored five power-play goals, two game-winning goals and one shorthanded goal ... captured team Rookie of the Year honors in 2003-04 ... was a member of the 2004 U.S. Under-18 Select Team that finished fourth in the Under-18 Junior World Cup (in Slovakia and the Czech Republic).
PERSONAL: Enrolled as an economics major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the 2008-09 recipient of the Hugh and Doris MacIsaac Family Scholarship ... was selected by the Carolina Hurricanes in the fifth round (145th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft ... Tim and his younger sister Kelsey are the children of Eileen and Rick Kunes.
KUNES' CAREER STATISTICS
2005-06 Fr. 28 1 3 4 10/31 0 0 0 0
2006-07 So. 27 1 4 5 3/6 0 0 0 0
2007-08 Jr. 43 1 7 8 3/6 0 0 0 0
2008-09 Sr. 36 3 8 11 7/14 0 0 0 2
CAREER 134 6 22 28 23/57 0 0 0 2
YEAR CL GP G A PTS PEN PPG SHG HT GW