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 Jerry York
Jerry York
Position:
Head Coach

Experience:
42nd Season

Alma Mater:
Boston College '67

11/14/2014

Men's Hockey Tops MSU, 3-2; York Ties Wins Mark

Eagles end skid in 3-2 victory at Michigan State with goals from Sanford, Gaudreau and Smith; York ties school record for most victories at 501

11/01/2014

York Earns 500th in 2-1 Win Over No. 11 Denver

Fitzgerald scores a pair in comeback victory at No. 11 Denver; York wins 500th game at Boston College

04/02/2014

Gaudreau, Eagles Headline All-New New England Awards

Johnny Gaudreau wins his second-straight Leonard Fowle Award as New England's MVP; York Tabbed Clark Hodder Award winner

03/30/2014

Men's Hockey Clips Lowell, Returns to Frozen Four

Boston College Returns to the Frozen Four to Take on Union in the National Semifinal; Ian McCoshen Lights the Lamp to Send the Eagles to Philadelphia

03/29/2014

Men's Hockey Dominates Denver, 6-2

Gaudreau, Hayes and Arnold lift Boston College into NCAA quarterfinals with combined 13-point performance against Denver

02/12/2013

2013 Beanpot Championship -- Northeastern (AP)

Eagles prevail 6-3, as the senior class becomes the first to win four consecutive Beanpot titles.

12/29/2012

Jerry York earns 925th win

With BC's 5-2 win over Alabama-Huntsville, York became the winningest coach in NCAA hockey

04/07/2012

National Championship: BC vs. Ferris State

National Championship: BC vs. Ferris State

03/26/2012

Boston College vs. Minnesota Duluth - AP Photo Gallery

Boston College vs. Minnesota Duluth - AP Photo Gallery

The Schiller Family Head Hockey Coach
43rd year coaching
21st year at Boston College

AS A COACH

  • Enters his 43rd season as a head coach; spent seven years (1972-79) at Clarkson and 15 years (1979-94) at Bowling Green
  • Begins the 2014-15 season as college hockey's all-time winningest coach with 963 wins
  • Earned his 925th career victory with a 5-2 win over Alabama-Hunstville on Dec. 29, 2012 in Minneapolis, Minn., surpassing Ron Mason to become the winningest coach in the history of college hockey.
  • Is one of only three coaches in NCAA history to lead two different schools to national titles; led Bowling Green to the 1984 NCAA title, and Boston College to the 2001, 2008, 2010 and 2012 NCAA titles
  • Had his Boston College jersey retired on April 12, 2010 during the program's national championship celebration on O'Neill plaza
  • Was awarded the Lester Patrick Trophy, presented for outstanding service to hockey in the United States, in October 2010
  • Earned the 1976-77 Spencer Penrose Trophy as the nation's Division I Coach of the Year
  • Has been tabbed Hockey East Coach of the Year three times - 2003-04, 2010-11 and 2013-14; also earned New England Coach of the Year honors twice - in 2003-04 and 2013-14
  • Earned CCHA Coach of the Year honors in 1981-82
  • Has led 22 teams to 25 or more wins; has guided five teams to 30 or more victories
  • Assumed the head coaching duties at Boston College, his alma mater, on June 15, 1994
  • Has led Boston College to 11 NCAA Tournament "Frozen Four" berths -- 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2014
  • Is the all-time leader in NCAA Tournament wins with 39 victories
  • Has led the Eagles to nine Hockey East Tournament titles -- 1998, 1999, 2001, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2012
  • Guided the Eagles to six Hockey East regular season championships - 2000-01, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2013-14
  • Won his 950th collegiate game with a 6-4 triumph over cross-town rival Boston University with a 6-4 win at Kelley Rink on Jan. 17, 2014; earned his 900th collegiate victory with a 4-2 home win over Merrimack at Kelley Rink on Feb. 17, 2012; earned his 850th collegiate victory with a 5-0 win against Wisconsin in the national championship game on April 10, 2010 in Detroit, Mich.; earned his 800th collegiate victory with a 5-2 win against Minnesota on March 29, 2008 in Worcester, Mass.
  • Served as head coach of a US Select Team that competed in the Kitimat (British Columbia) Cup in the spring of 1995
  • Assumed the head post at Bowling Green on April 10, 1979
  • Led Bowling Green to six NCAA Tournament berths
  • Led Bowling Green to four CCHA regular-season titles, including three consecutive crowns from 1981-84, and one CCHA tournament title
  • Was inducted into the Bowling Green State University Athletic Hall of Fame in 2003
  • Became the youngest head coach in the nation when he accepted the top job at Clarkson at age 26
  • Guided Clarkson to 125 wins, six ECAC playoffs and one ECAC title in seven years
  • Coached under Boston College's two legendary coaches; began his career as John "Snooks" Kelley's graduate assistant (1968-69), and served two years (1970-72) as Len Ceglarski's assistant coach at Clarkson

AS A PLAYER

  • Earned All-America first team and All-New England honors in 1966-67
  • Was the 1966-67 recipient of the Walter Brown Award (as the top American-born player in New England)
  • Served as team captain and earned team MVP honors as a senior
  • Was a three-year letterman at Boston College
  • Led the Eagles to a 60-26 record, the 1965 Beanpot title and a second-place finish in the 1965 NCAA Tournament
  • Earned All-East honors as a junior
  • Scored 134 points (64 goals, 70 assists) in his 81-game collegiate career
  • Ranks among the school's all-time leaders in: career points, career goals, career assists, single-season points and single-season assists
  • Was inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Hall of Fame in 1982

EDUCATION

  • Graduated from Boston College High School in 1963
  • Earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Boston College in 1967
  • Also earned a master's of education degree and a CAES in counseling psychology from Boston College

PERSONAL

  • Born July 25, 1945 in Watertown, Mass.
  • His wife, Bobbie, is a West Roxbury (Mass.) native and 1969 Boston College graduate
  • They have two children -- Laura and Brendan (MBA '05), and two grandchildren - Colin and Elizabeth

WINNINGEST COACHES IN NCAA HISTORY

1. Jerry York (BC)* 963
2. Ron Mason 924
3. Jack Parker 897
4. Red Berensen* 788
5. Rick Comley 779
6. Bob Peters 744
7. Len Ceglarski (BC) 673
8. Jeff Sauer 655
9. Mike McShane* 653
10. John MacInnes 555
11. Jack Riley 542
12. Don Roberts 532
13. Don Brose 531
14. Ed Saugestad 503
15. John "Snooks" Kelley (BC) 501

*Active Coaches

AT CLARKSON
Record Conference Title
1972-73 18-15-0
1973-74 12-14-1
1974-75 13-15-1
1975-76 18-12-1
1976-77 26- 8- 0 ECAC Champions
1977-78 19-11-0
1978-79 19-12-0
Clarkson Totals: 125-87-3 (.588 in seven years)
AT BOWLING GREEN
1979-80 16-20-2
1980-81 13-24-2
1981-82 27-13-2 CCHA Champions, NCAA Tourney qualifier
1982-83 28- 8- 4 CCHA Champions
1983-84 34- 8- 2 CCHA Champions NCAA Champions
1984-85 21-21-0
1985-86 28-14-0
1986-87 33-10-2 CCHA Champions, NCAA Tourney qualifier
1987-88 30-13-2 CCHA Tournament Champs, NCAA Tourney qualifier
1988-89 26-18-3 NCAA Tourney qualifier
1989-90 25-17-2 NCAA Tourney qualifier
1990-91 15-23-2
1991-92 8-21- 5
1992-93 19-21-1
1993-94 19-17-2
Bowling Green Totals: 342-248-31 (.576 in 15 years)
BOSTON COLLEGE
Record
1994-95 11-22-2
1995-96 16-17-3
1996-97 15-19-4
1997-98 28-9-5 Hockey East
Tournament Champions
NCAA Tournament finalists
1998-99 27-12-4 HOCKEY EAST Tournament Champions
NCAA Tournament semifinalists
1999-2000 29-12-1 NCAA Tournament finalists
2000-01 33-8-2 Hockey East Champions
Hockey East Tournament Champions
National Champions
2001-02 18-18-2
2002-03 24-11-4 Hockey East Champions
2003-04 29-9-4 Hockey East Champions
NCAA Tournament semifinalists
2004-05 26-7-7 Hockey East Champions
Hockey East
Tournament Champions
2005-06 26-13-3 NCAA Tournament finalists
2006-07 29-12-1 Hockey East Tournament Champions
NCAA Tournament finalists
2007-08 25-11-8 Hockey East Tournament Champions
National Champions
2008-09 18-14-5
2009-10 29-10-3 Hockey East Tournament Champions
National Champions
2010-11 30-8-1 Hockey East Champions
Hockey East Tournament Champions
2011-12 33-10-1 Hockey East Champions
Hockey East
Tournament Champions
National Champions
2012-13 22-12-4 NCAA Tournament qualifier
2013-14 28-84 Hockey East Champions
NCAA Tournament Seminfinalist
Boston College Totals:496-242-68 (.658 in 20 years)
CAREER TOTALS: 963-577-102(.618 in 42 years)
York's Former Players

Rob Blake
Player, San Jose Sharks
1998 Norris Trophy recipient

Dan Bylsma
Head Coach, Pittsburgh Penguins
2009 Stanley Cup champion

George McPhee
General Manager, Washington Capitals

Brooks Orpik
Player, Pittsburgh Penguins
2009 Stanley Cup champion

Rob Scuderi
Player, Los Angeles Kings
2009 Stanley Cup champion
2012 Stanley Cup champion

York's Hobey Baker Award Winners

George McPhee
Bowling Green State University
1982 recipient

Brian Holzinger
Bowling Green State University
1995 recipient

Mike Mottau
Boston College
2000 recipient

Johnny Gaudreau
Boston College
2014 recipient

York's USA Hockey College Player of the Year

Nathan Gerbe
Boston College
2008 recipient

Mike Mottau
Boston College
2000 recipient

Johnny Gaudreau
Boston College
2014 recipient

York's NHL First-Round Selections

Marty Reasoner
St. Louis, 1996

Brooks Orpik
Pittsburgh, 2000

Krys Kolanos
Phoenix, 2000

Chuck Kobasew
Calgary, 2001

Brian Boyle
Los Angles, 2003

Patrick Eaves
Ottawa, 2003

Cory Schneider
Vancouver, 2004

Nick Petrecki
San Jose, 2007

Chris Kreider
NY Rangers, 2009

Kevin Hayes
Chicago, 2010

Michael Matheson
Florida, 2012

Alex Tuch
Minnesota, 2014

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