"We're not sitting back and defending anything. We want to go out and win another National Championship."
Almeida, Dumoulin, Milner share Norman F. Dailey Award as Team MVPs
Championship marks second straight, record 12th overall
Senior wing tallies career-high four points in league win
Boston College vs. Minnesota Duluth - AP Photo Gallery
EDWIN THOMAS SHEA; born September 16, 1989 ... shoots right ... graduated from Shrewsbury High School in 2008 ... played for the Boston Junior Bruins from 2004-08 ... earned the 2007-08 John Carlton Memorial Trophy, given annually by the Boston Bruins to the outstanding student-athlete in Eastern Massachusetts high school hockey.
AS A JUNIOR (2010-11): Played in 36 games, including 24 Hockey East contests ... registered one assist ... finished the season with a plus-eight rating; was a plus-one in league games ... tallied as assist on Cam Atkinson's first of two goals scored in the team's 4-0 victory over New Hampshire (3/4) ... registered a plus-minus rating of +2 in each of four victories - at Denver (10/15), against Mercyhust (12/31) and twice against Massachusetts (2/4 and 3/11).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-10): Played in 37 games ... registered 10 points - one goal and nine assists; recorded five points - one goal and four assists - in 25 Hockey East contests ... finished the season tied for fourth among BC skaters with a plus-21 rating; was a plus-12 in league action ... tallied one game-winning goal ... enjoyed one multiple-point performance ... tallied four assists and a plus-eight rating in four NCAA Tournament victories; assisted on Jimmy Hayes' decisive third-period score against Alaska (3/27) in the NCAA Northeast Regional semifinal in Worcester, Mass. and then notched two assists against Yale (3/28) in the regional final the next night; assisted on Paul Carey's third-period score against Miami (4/8) in the NCAA Tournament's Frozen Four in Detroit, Mich. ... scored his first collegiate goal - the gamewinner - at 19:22 of the third period in a 4-1 win at Boston University (12/5).
AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09): Played in 22 games ... registered three assists; recorded two assists in 16 Hockey East contests ... notched his first collegiate point with an assist on Matt Price's goal at 13:26 of the opening period in the team's 6-3 home win over Maine (1/24) ... assisted on Brock Bradford's first goal in a 4-3 overtime win at Providence (2/28) ... notched an assist on Andrew Orpik's first-period goal in a 5-3 win over New Hampshire (3/13) in the first game of the quarterfinal round of the Hockey East Tournament ... recorded a plus-minus rating of plus-four in the team's 4-1 home win over Maine (1/25).
BEFORE BC: Was a three-time Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL) all-star selection ... registered 38 points - six goals and 32 assists - in 49 games with the Boston Junior Bruins in 2007-08; earned the team's Defensive MVP honor ... recorded 31 points - seven goals and 24 assists - in 50 games in 2006-07 ... totaled 27 points - three goals and 24 assists - in 62 games in 2005-06; gained EJHL Playoff All-Tournament honors in 2006... also earned the Bruins' 2006 Unsung Hero award ... played for head coach Peter Masters; served as assistant captain in 2007-08 ... played baseball at Shrewsbury High School; twice earned Mid-Wachusett A League all-star honors.
PERSONAL: Enrolled in the Carroll School of Management ... is the recipient of the 2010-11 Nemia Family Scholarship ... Edwin is the second of Denise and Ed Shea's four children; has one brother and two sisters.
SHEA'S CAREER STATISTICS