Fitzgerald's walkoff winner gives No. 9 Eagles pivotal Pairwise victory in 3-2 win over No. 15 Harvard in Beanpot consolation
Boston College vs. Union- Frozen Four
GAUDREAU'S CAREER HIGHS:
Points: 1, (seven times, most recent vs. Harvard, Feb. 23, 2015)
MATTHEW RYAN GAUDREAU; born December 5, 1994...shoots left...played the 2012-13 season with the Omaha Lancers of the United States Hockey League ... attended Gloucester Catholic High School and Millard North High Schools.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014-15):Played in 32 games … posted six points – scored three goals and three assists; tallied one assist in 20 Hockey East games … finished with a +4; was a +2 in Hockey East action … scored his first goal of the season, second of his career, in his third outing of the year against Harvard (11/11) … secured his first-ever point streak with a goal in respective games after tallying his second of the season at Michigan State (11/14)…registered his first-career assist on Destry Straight’s game-winning goal against Maine (11/22) … scored the game-tying goal against Harvard in the Beanpot consolation (2/23).
BEFORE BC:Registered 18 points - seven goals and 11 assists - in 54 regular season games with Omaha in the 2012-13 season...recorded 22 points - eight goals and 14 assists - in 52 regular season games; with one assist in four playoffs games in the 2011-12 season for the Lancers...played for Team Comcast Under-18 team in the Mid-West Elite Hockey league in the 2010-11 season...registered 31 points - six goals and 25 assists - in 40 games.
PERSONAL: Enrolled in College of Arts and Sciences... is the 2013-14 recipient of The Driscoll Family Hockey Scholarship Fund ... Matthew is the son of Jane and Guy Gaudreau; has three siblings - Kristen, Johnny and Katie; his older brother, Johnny, is a former Hobey Baker winner at Boston College and currently plays for the Calgary Flames.