Boston College throttles RIT, 6-2, as defense explodes on the offensive side of the ice; Doherty, Sanford lead BC with three points each
Teams to meet for game two of the league quarterfinal series on Sat., March 16 at 7 p.m.
Boston College to celebrate achievement on Jan. 18, Jerry York Night
Steven Whitney nets two goals in team's ninth straight victory
SPIRO'S CAREER HIGHS:
Points: 2, (twice, most recent, vs. Colorado College, Oct. 24, 2014)
CAMERON JAMES SPIRO; born December 30, 1991 ... shoots left ... played two seasons at Hingham High School, before moving to Tabor
AS A SENIOR (2014-15):Played in all 38 games … accrued nine points – a career-best four goals and five assists; logged two goals and a pair of assists in 22 Hockey East outings … notched his first point since sophomore season with the primary assist on Teddy Doherty’s game-winning goal against RIT (10/18)…posted his first two-goal game in his 28th game as an Eagle, netting a pair against Colorado College (10/24) … assisted on Matthew Gaudreau’s first goal of the season against Harvard (11/11)…scored his third goal of the season at Massachusetts (11/21) … doled out the assist on Ian McCoshen’s game-winning goal against Michigan (12/13) … netted his fourth goal of the season at Notre Dame (2/28).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13):Played in 23 games ... recorded four points - two goals and two assists; registered one assist in 14 Hockey East contests ... scored one game-winning goal ... enjoyed one multiple-point performance ... tallied two points - one goal and one assist - in the team's 5-2 win over Alabama-Huntsville (12/29) at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis, Minn., a victory that marked win No. 925 for head coach Jerry York and broke Ron Mason's all-time wins record ... netted the decisive score - and notched a +2 rating - in a 4-2 win at Vermont (3/15).
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12):Played in one game ... made his collegiate debut in the team's 5-1 win at New Hampshire (10/15); recorded two assists.
BEFORE BC: Earned NEPSIHA All-New England honors as a senior forward at Tabor Academy ... registered 52 points - 27 goals and 25 assists - in 26 games in 2010-11 ... notched 50 points - 28 goals and 22 assists - as a junior ... served as team captain in 2010-11 ... received the program's Varsity Coaches' Award in 2010-11 ... played for head coach Gerry Dineen ... also played on the school's lacrosse team, capturing US Lacrosse Boys' High School All-America honors in his junior and senior seasons.
PERSONAL: Enrolled in the Carroll School of Management ... Cam is the son of Leah Bleicken and Scott Spiro; has four siblings.