Noah Hanifin and Alex Tuch earned Pro Ambitions All-Rookie Team honors while Michael Sit becomes the third Eagle to earn the Len Ceglarski Sportsmanship Award
Senior assistant captain is one of 53 student-athletes recognized by the conference.
Boston College throttles RIT, 6-2, as defense explodes on the offensive side of the ice; Doherty, Sanford lead BC with three points each
Patrick Brown and Isaac MacLeod earned Distinguished Scholar status on the 2013-14 Hockey East All-Academic Team
Michael Matheson will serve as the Eagles' captain; Michael Sit and Quinn Smith will be the assistant captains
National Championship: BC vs. Ferris State
SIT'S CAREER HIGHS:
MICHAEL JEROME SIT; born February 4, 1993 ... shoots left.
AS A SENIOR (2014-15): Played in all 38 games … registered six points – one goal and five assists; scored one goal in 22 Hockey East outings … became Boston College’s third-ever Len Ceglarski Sportsmanship Award winner, given by the league to a player who has consistently demonstrated superior conduct and sportsmanship on the ice … was a 2015 ACC Postgraduate Scholarship recipient … leaves Boston College tied for 37th all-time in games played with 154 … helped out on Steve Santini first tally of the year against RIT (10/18) … Assisted on Cam Spiro’s first goal of the season against Colorado College for his first point streak since 2013 (10/24)…provided the assist on Quinn Smith’s game-winning goal midway through the second period at Michigan State (11/14)…assisted on Quinn Smith’s goal against Michigan (12/13)…assisted on Teddy Doherty’s game-winning goal to help clinch the Ledyard Classic at Dartmouth (1/3)…scored his first goal of the season at Maine (1/18).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13):Played in all 38 games ... registered four assists; recorded three assists in 27 Hockey East contests ... assisted on Danny Linell's second-period, game-tying score in the team's 4-3 home win over Merrimack (11/16) ... assisted on Linell's decisive goal in BC's 5-2 win over Alabama-Huntsville (12/29) in Mariucci Arena, a victory that marked win No. 925 for head coach Jerry York and broke Ron Mason's all-time wins record ... won 56.3 percent of his faceoff draws (169-of-300).
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12):Played in 39 games ... registered three assists ... notched all three assists in 24 conference contests ... tallied his first collegiate point - the primary assist on Kevin Hayes' first-period goal - in the team's 4-3 win over New Hampshire (1/27), then assisted on Chris Kreider's first-period goal in the team's 3-2 win over the Wildcats in Durham, N.H. the next night ... won 54.4 percent of his faceoff draws (123-of-226).
BEFORE BC:Earned All-Lake Conference honors as a junior and senior at Edina High School ... registered 40 points - 14 goals and 26 assists - in 30 games in 2010-11 ... served as team captain as a senior ... tallied 30 points - 13 goals and 17 assists - in 31 games as a junior; helped the Hornets to a 23-6-2 record and the State Class AA title ... netted one goal in the championship-game win over Minnetonka ... played for head coach Curt Giles.
PERSONAL: Enrolled as a finance major in the Carroll School of Management ... twice earned Hockey East Association Academic Team honors - in 2011-12 and 2012-13 ... Michael is the middle of Michele and Roger Sit's three children.