Boston University
BOSTON UNIVERSITY 2017-2018 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name (*NHL draftees) Cl Pos Ht Wt YOB Hometown / Last Team
1 Nico LynchSo G5-1117298Barnstable, MA / Boston Advantage (Tier1)
2 Shane SwitzerJr D6-219095Bloomfield Hills, MI / Lloydminster Bobcats (AJHL)
3 Ty AmonteFr F5-1118498Norwell, MA / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
4 Brandon Hickey (CGY)Sr D6-219096Leduc, AB / Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL)
5 Cam Crotty (ARI)Fr D6-218899Greely, ON / Brockville Braves (CCHL)
7 Chad Krys (CHI)So D6-018598Ridgefield, CT / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
8 Ryan CloonanJr F5-1017495East Longmeadow, MA / Boston Jr. Bruins (USPHL)
9 Logan Cockerill (NYI)Fr F5-916499Brighton, MI / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
10Gabriel ChabotSo F5-818095Québec City, Québec / Rochester Jr. Americans (USPHL)
11Patrick CurrySo F5-1118596Schaumburg, IL / Bloomington Thunder (USHL)
12Chase PhelpsSr F6-118196Edina, MN / Shattuck St. Mary's (PREP)
13Nikolas OlssonSr F6-020594Escondido, CA / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
14Bobo CarpenterJr F5-1118596North Reading, MA / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
15Shane Bowers (OTT)Fr F6-218699Halifax, NS / Waterloo Black Hawks (USHL)
16John MacLeod (TBL)Sr D6-120396Dracut, MA / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
17Dante Fabbro (NSH)So D6-119298New Westminster, BC / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
18Jordan Greenway (MIN)Jr F6-523097Canton, NY / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
19Hank CroneFr F5-916598Dallas, TX / Fargo Force (USHL)
20Brien DiffleySr D6-218495Burlington, MA / Boston Jr. Bruins (USPHL)
21Patrick Harper (NSH)So F5-916098New Canaan, CT / Avon Old Farms (PREP)
22Jake WitkowskiFr F5-1017396Melrose, MA / Alberni Valley Bulldogs (BCHL)
23Drew MelansonSr F5-1118295Paramus, NJ / Waterloo Black Hawks (USHL)
Previous College: Rensselaer (2016-17)
25David Farrance (NSH)Fr D5-1119599Victor, NY / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
26Kasper Kotkansalo (DET)Fr D6-219098Espoo, Finland / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
27Brady TkachukFr F6-319799St. Louis, MO / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
29Jake Oettinger (DAL)So G6-420598Lakeville, MN / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
31Max PrawdzikJr G6-317097Andover, MA / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)

Captain: Brandon Hickey

Assistant Captains: Nikolas Olsson, Bobo Carpenter, Jordan Greenway

Head Coach: David Quinn (Boston University '89)
Career Record (Entering 2017-2018): 83-54-17 (.594) (4 Seasons)
Record at Boston University (Entering 2017-2018): 83-54-17 (.594) (4 Seasons)

Associate Head Coach: Albie O'Connell (Boston University '99)
Assistant Coach: Len Quesnelle (Princeton '88)
Goaltending Coach: Brian Eklund (Brown '02)
Director of Hockey Operations: Brittany Miller (Boston University '15)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kyle Czech (Winona State '13)
Athletic Trainer: Larry Venis (UMass Boston '86)
Manager: Ali McEachern (Boston University '18)

BOSTON UNIVERSITY 2017-2018 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Nico LynchSo GBarnstable, MA / Boston Advantage (Tier1)
2 Shane SwitzerJr DBloomfield Hills, MI / Lloydminster Bobcats (AJHL)
3 Ty AmonteFr FNorwell, MA / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
4 Brandon Hickey (CGY)Sr DLeduc, AB / Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL)
5 Cam Crotty (ARI)Fr DGreely, ON / Brockville Braves (CCHL)
7 Chad Krys (CHI)So DRidgefield, CT / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
8 Ryan CloonanJr FEast Longmeadow, MA / Boston Jr. Bruins (USPHL)
9 Logan Cockerill (NYI)Fr FBrighton, MI / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
10Gabriel ChabotSo FQuébec City, Québec / Rochester Jr. Americans (USPHL)
11Patrick CurrySo FSchaumburg, IL / Bloomington Thunder (USHL)
12Chase PhelpsSr FEdina, MN / Shattuck St. Mary's (PREP)
13Nikolas OlssonSr FEscondido, CA / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
14Bobo CarpenterJr FNorth Reading, MA / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
15Shane Bowers (OTT)Fr FHalifax, NS / Waterloo Black Hawks (USHL)
16John MacLeod (TBL)Sr DDracut, MA / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
17Dante Fabbro (NSH)So DNew Westminster, BC / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
18Jordan Greenway (MIN)Jr FCanton, NY / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
19Hank CroneFr FDallas, TX / Fargo Force (USHL)
20Brien DiffleySr DBurlington, MA / Boston Jr. Bruins (USPHL)
21Patrick Harper (NSH)So FNew Canaan, CT / Avon Old Farms (PREP)
22Jake WitkowskiFr FMelrose, MA / Alberni Valley Bulldogs (BCHL)
23Drew MelansonSr FParamus, NJ / Waterloo Black Hawks (USHL)
Previous College: Rensselaer (2016-17)
25David Farrance (NSH)Fr DVictor, NY / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
26Kasper Kotkansalo (DET)Fr DEspoo, Finland / Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)
27Brady TkachukFr FSt. Louis, MO / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
29Jake Oettinger (DAL)So GLakeville, MN / U.S. National Under-18 Team (NTDP)
31Max PrawdzikJr GAndover, MA / Lone Star Brahmas (NAHL)

Captain: Brandon Hickey
Assistant Captains: Nikolas Olsson, Bobo Carpenter, Jordan Greenway

Head Coach: David Quinn (Boston University '89)
Career Record (Entering 2017-2018): 83-54-17 (.594) (4 Seasons)
Record at Boston University (Entering 2017-2018): 83-54-17 (.594) (4 Seasons)

Associate Head Coach: Albie O'Connell (Boston University '99)
Assistant Coach: Len Quesnelle (Princeton '88)
Goaltending Coach: Brian Eklund (Brown '02)
Director of Hockey Operations: Brittany Miller (Boston University '15)
Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kyle Czech (Winona State '13)
Athletic Trainer: Larry Venis (UMass Boston '86)
Manager: Ali McEachern (Boston University '18)