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November 2014 Monthly Honors
WARRIOR PLAYER Warrior
PRO AMBITIONS ROOKIE Pro Ambitions
STOP IT
GOALTENDER
Stop It Goaltending
photoJACK EICHEL - BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Freshman Forward; North Chelmsford, Massachusetts


Eichel continued an impressive start to his career, scoring at least one point in each of the Terriers first six games of November and appearing on the scoresheet in seven of nine contests. The 6-2, 190 pound freshman scored the overtime winner and chipped in an assist in a 3-2 victory over Maine on Nov. 21 in one of five multi-point efforts in the month. Eichel led all Hockey East players in points (13), assists (9) and plus/minus (+7) in November en route to helping Boston University climb to the No. 1 ranking.
photoC.J. SMITH - UMASS LOWELL
Freshman Forward; Des Moines, Iowa


In eight games in November, Smith notched nine points on four goals and five assists to help lead the No. 7 River Hawks to a 4-2-2 record on the month. Two of Smith's four tallies came on the power play. The Des Moines, Iowa native logged a point in seven and an even or plus rating in six contests while firing an average of 3.3 shots on net per game. Twice Smith recorded multi-point efforts, first on Nov. 14 against Penn State (1g, 1a) and then against then-No. 18 Harvard on Nov. 29 (2g).
photoJON GILLIES - PROVIDENCE
Junior Goaltender; South Portland, Maine


Gillies collected a 5-2-0 record over seven games in November, posting a nation-leading three shutouts. His 0.86 goals against average and .973 save percentage were tops in the NCAA for the month. In 417:18 of work, he kicked out 216 shots, allowing just six goals. He ended the month with back-to-back shutout performances to increase his shutout streak to 161:24. On Nov. 29, he posted 43 saves against then No. 11 Boston College to help the Friars to a 1-0 win.

October 2014 Monthly Honors
WARRIOR PLAYER Warrior
PRO AMBITIONS ROOKIE Pro Ambitions
STOP IT
GOALTENDER
Stop It Goaltending
photoMARIO LUCIA - NOTRE DAME
Junior Forward; Plymouth, Minnesota


Lucia led Hockey East in scoring in October, potting seven goals and adding two assists for nine points in just seven games. His seven tallies led the conference and ranked him second in the country among all goal-scorers. Three of his seven markers came in one night, as he notched a hat trick Oct. 18 vs. Lake Superior State. Lucia finished the month riding a five-game point streak (6g, 2a) and boasted a plus-five rating.
photoJACK EICHEL - BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Freshman Forward; North Chelmsford, Massachusetts


Eichel helped lead Boston University to its best start in 13 years as he posted two points per game in a perfect 4-0-0 month for the Terriers. In his collegiate debut, Eichel recorded four points (2g, 2a) in an 8-1 triumph at Massachusetts. The North Chelmsford, Massachusetts native currently leads Hockey East in conference scoring, recording three goals and four assists in league play. Over the month of October, he totaled eight points (4g, 4a) and a finished with a plus-9 rating.
photoRASMUS TIRRONEN - MERRIMACK
Senior Goaltender; Espoo, Finland


Tirronen collected an unbeaten 4-0-1 record in five starts in October, finishing with a 1.94 goals against average and .919 save percentage, ranking second in the nation among goaltenders who have played at least five games. Four of his last three appearances for the Warriors have ended in overtime. In October, he led Hockey East in win percentage while ranking fourth in the league in goals against and sixth in save percentage.

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