27 Pierce Norton
    Pierce Norton

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    South Boston, Mass.

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 200

    Position:
    RW

    Birthdate:
    06/07/1985

    Last Team:
    Thayer Academy (NEPSIHA)


    2007-08: Played in all 36 games ... Finished third on the team in points (24) with career highs of 14 goals and 10 assists ... Led the Friars in power play goals with seven Had four games in which he scored two goals ... Scored two goals in back-to-back games (11/16 vs. UMass Lowell, 11/17 vs. New Hampshire) ... Recorded a three-point game (two goals, one assist) at home in a win over No. 11 Northeastern on 1/26.

    2006-07: Played in 31 games ... Finished tied for eighth on the team with a career-high 11 points ... All his 11 points came in Hockey East games ... Also tied for third on the squad with six goals ... Had a pair of two-goal games (against Vermont on 11/9 and versus Merrimack on 3/2) ... Had one goal and one assist in a 4-2 win over UMass Lowell on 11/24.

    2005-06: Played in 35 of the 36 games as a freshman ... Recorded three points on one goal and two assists ... Scored first collegiate goal in a win at Boston University (1/6) Assisted on the game-winning goal against Colgate on 12/21.

    BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played for Thayer Academy of the NEPSIHA from 2002-05 ... As a team captain, he posted 50 points (30 goals, 20 assists) in 29 games ... Led the NEPSIHA Division I on goals scored ... Earned First Team All-NEPSIHA honors in 2004-05 ... Drafted by Toronto Maple Leafs - 2004 Entry Draft, 9th round, 285th selection.

    PERSONAL: NAME: Pierce F. Norton ... BIRTHDATE: June 7, 1985 ... FAMILY: Son of Maureen and Larry Norton ... Has an older brother, Brian and two older sisters, Lauren and Catherine ... MAJOR: Social Science ... HOBBIES: Weightlifting, roller hockey, wiffleball.

    CAREER STATS

    YEAR	GP	G	A	PTS	PEN-MIN	PPG	SHG	GWG
    2005-06	35	1	2	3	11-22	0	0	0
    HE	26	1	1	2	7-14	0	0	0
    2006-07	31	6	5	11	12-46	2	0	0
    HE	25	6	5	11	9-40	2	0	0
    2007-08	36	14	10	24	19-65	7	0	1
    HE	27	12	8	20	17-61	6	0	0
    Total	102	21	17	38	42-133	9	0	1
    HE	78	19	14	33	33-115	8	0	0
    
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