8 Matt Walsh
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2001-2002:
Played in 20 of the team's 34 games... Finished the season with three points on two goals and an assist... Took five penalties for 10 minutes... Netted his first career goal on a breakaway against Colorado College (10/20)... Scored a goal in the 4-0 victory over Niagara (12/28) in the opening game of the Rensselaer/HSBC Holiday Tournament... Recorded his lone assist against New Hampshire (1/19)... Named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
BEFORE THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS:
Played one season for Tom Cranfield at Northfield Mount Hermon... Hockey Night in Boston All-Scholastic in 2001... Played three seasons for Dick DeCaprio at Arlington High School... Team captain senior year... Greater Boston League champions in 2000... Super Eight participants... Greater Boston League MVP as a senior... Had 60 points on 22 goals and 38 assists in 2000... Finished Northfield and Arlington career with a combined 127 points... Boston Globe All-Scholastic 2000... Won Tier I national championship in 2000 with the Eastern Mass Senators... Played for Team Massachusetts Select-15, 16 and 17... Team MVP at Arlington in 2000... Also a league All-Star in baseball.
THE MATT WALSH PERSONAL FILE:
Matthew M. Walsh... Son of Ed and Jean Walsh... Born Jan. 8, 1982, in Winchester, Mass.... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences... His brother, Dan, played hockey at St. Anslem College... His father, Ed, was an All-America goaltender at Boston University and a member of the United States National Team. He was named the team MVP for the Terriers in 1973-74.
Matt Walsh at UMass