Tim Schaller '13 became the 25th Friar to score an NHL goal.
Colin McDonald '07 enters his third season with the Islanders.
The tournament took place at the Pawtucket Country Club.
The Friars will play the hosts from Dartmouth on Sunday night.
Matt Taormina '09 and the Syracuse Crunch Made it to the Calder Cup Finals.
2005-06: Played in all 36 games ... Finished fourth on the team with a career-high 28 points ... Ranked third on the team in assists (19) and tied fourth in goals (9) ... Scored the game winner in each game of a home-and-home series sweep versus UMass Lowell on 10/21 and 10/22 ... Also tied for second on the squad in power-play goals (5) and game winning tallies (3) ... Recorded seven multiple-point games, including two goals and one assist in a Mayor's Cup victory over Brown on 12/3 ... Named co-captain for the 2006-07 team
2004-05: Played in 26 games as he battled an injury ... Ranked sixth on the team with 16 points, including a career high 11 goals ... Tallied three power-play goals and three game-winning goals ... Scored two goals, including the game winners versus UMass (10/29) and Merrimack (2/26) ... Named to the Ledyard National Bank All-Tournament Team after posting one goal and one assist in a win over Bowling Green.
2003-04 (Hockey East All-Rookie Team): Played in all 37 games as a freshman ... Named to the Hockey East All-Rookie Team ... Earned team's Most Valuable Freshman Award ... Ranked sixth on the team and led all PC rookies in goals scored (10) ... Scored seven of his 10 goals in Hockey East play ... Finished eighth overall on the team with 16 points ... Recorded five power-play goals and one short-handed goal ... Named Hockey East Rookie of the Week (3/1) ... Scored the overtime game winner in PC's triumph over New Hampshire in the second game of a best-of-three Hockey East Quarterfinal series (3/12).
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played for the New England Coyotes of the EJHL ... Led the EJHL in scoring in 2002-03 with 58 points (28 goals, 30 assists) ... Earned EJHL Offensive Player of the Year Award and league MVP honors ... Named the MVP of the Top Prospects Tournament in 2002 ... Earned Hockey Night In Boston Junior Player of the Year ... Named the Junior Coyote of the Year in 2002-03 ... Drafted by the Edmonton Oilers - 2003 Entry Draft, 2nd round, 51st selection ... Selected to the U.S. National Junior Team Evaluation Camp (August 2003).
PERSONAL: NAME: Colin J. McDonald ... BIRTHDATE: September 30, 1984 ... FAMILY: Son of Suzanne and Gerry McDonald ... Gerry played in the NHL for the Hartford Whalers (1980-84) ... Has a brother, Kyle, and a sister Kelsey ... MAJOR: Management ... HOBBIES: Weightlifting, playing basketball, listening to music.
CAREER STATS YEAR GP G A PTS PEN-MIN PPG SHG GWG 2003-04 37 10 6 16 14-47 5 1 1 HE 24 7 4 11 9-37 4 1 0 2004-05 26 11 5 16 7-14 3 0 3 HE 18 9 3 12 5-10 3 0 2 2005-06 36 9 19 28 9-29 5 0 3 HE 27 6 13 19 4-8 3 0 2 TOTAL 99 30 30 60 30-90 13 1 7 HE 69 22 20 42 18-55 10 1 4
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