Nine Friars from 2015-16 will participate in various NHL camps beginning this week.
Senior Brooks Behling earned the distinction for the fourth consecutive season.
McParland becomes the seventh member of the senior class to sign a professional deal this week.
The Friars conclude the season with the second-most wins in team history.
Head Coach Nate Leaman and senior Mark Jankowski hit milestones on Saturday.
Schneider Arena (12/10/15)
2015-2016: Played in 38 games, totaling 13 points (4-9-13)… registered 2 assists against Yale (11/28) … boasted two three-game point streaks this season in October and December … Blocked 38 shots and finished the season with a +7 rating … tallied goals against Brown (Dec. 10), Cornell (Dec. 28), New Hampshire (Jan. 29), and notched the Friars’ lone goal in the NCAA Tournament vs. Minnesota Duluth (March 25) … season-high five shots on goal at Brown (Jan. 3) ... tallied a goal and two assists in four games with the Elmira Jackals (ECHL).
2014-15: Played in 30 games, scoring a career-high six goals and adding seven assists for a career-high 13 points ... Two of his six goals proved to be game winners ... Made his season debut in game two at Ohio State (Oct. 11) ... Notched his first goal of the season in the home opener against BU (his first goal since a 3-2 win over Miami on Oct. 25, 2013) ... Scored the opening goal in Providence's 3-2 win over Merrimack (Nov. 7) ... Registered his first assist of the season in the 3-0 win over Army (Nov. 25) ... Had the game-winning goal in Providence's 7-3 victory at UMass Lowell (Jan. 23) ... Had an assist in Providence's 2-2 tie at UConn (Feb. 4) ... Had the shorthanded, game-winning goal in Providence's 10-1 win over UConn and also added an assist for a two-point night (Feb. 7) ... Matched a career-high with two assists in Providence's 3-2 win at Notre Dame (Feb. 14) ... Had an assist in Providence's 5-2 win over Maine (Feb. 27) ... Scored Providence's only goal in game one of the Hockey East Quarterfinals (Mar. 13) against UNH... Registered a goal and an assist against Miami in a 7-5 win in the NCAA East Regional Semifinal (March 28).
2013-14 Honors and Awards
• 2x HEA Weekly Top Performer (11/18, 11/25)
2013-14: Registered his first goal of the season in the 3-2 win over Miami (10/25) ... Tallied a season-high two assists in a 3-0 win at Vermont (11/16) ... Finished with a career-high 10 assists.
2012-13 Honors and Awards
• HEA Weekly Top Performer (10/22, 10/29)
• HEA All-Academic Team
2012-13: Played in 23 games while scoring three goals and notching four assists for seven points ... One of five Friars with a shorthanded goal ... Made his Friar debut against Sacred Heart (10/12) and recorded an assist for his first career point ... Had his first career multi-point game with two assists at fourth-ranked Miami (10/20) ... Scored his first career goal against Maine (10/26), notching the game winner in Providence's 3-2 victory ... Also had goals in PC's 4-4 tie versus UVM (12/20) and 3-3 tie at BU (1/26) ... ... Named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played for the Kingston Voyageurs of the OJHL for two seasons and served as an assistant captain during the 2011-12 season ... Racked up 44 goals, 56 assists and 100 points in 96 games in two years at Kingston ... Led the Voyageurs in scoring in 2011-12 with 55 points (25 g, 30 a) in 47 games and earned team MVP honors ... Had one game in which he recorded three goals and three assists.
PERSONAL: Steven P. McParland ... Born February 13, 1991 ... Son of Lawrence and Marlene McParland ... Has one older brother, Nick, and two younger sisters, Jenna and Whitney ... Finance major.
Goals: 1 (14 times - 3/25/16 vs. Minnesota Duluth)
Assists: 2 (4 times - 11/28/15 vs. Yale)
Points: 2 (6 times - 11/28/15 vs. Yale)
Point Streak: 3 games* (12/5/15 - 12/28/15); 2-1-3
Goal Streak: 2 games (12/5/15 - 12/28/15); 2-0-2
* - Three times, most recent occurance listed
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