ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
7 - Chad Morin
Chad Morin
Height: 6-0
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Auburn, N.Y.
High School: North
Position: Defenseman
Major: Sociology
Bats/Throws: Left
House Affiliation: Quincy

Senior (2009-10) Stats
An ECAC Hockey All-Academic selection ... Played in 29 games on the Harvard blue line, recording a career-high 11 points ... Tied for fifth on the team with eight assists ... Spent the latter part of the season paired with classmate Alex Biega ... Scored in the third period to cut a St. Lawrence lead to one goal (Feb. 27) ... Logged two assists in 5-2 win at Bown (Feb. 5) and another a night later at Yale ... Posted a +6 rating over the course of Harvard's three-point league weekend at No. 13 Union and Rensselaer (Jan. 22-23) ... Assisted on game-winning goal to help Harvard hand No. 13 Union its first league loss (Jan. 22) ... Scored both Harvard goals in first game of Minnesota series (Jan. 8) ... Played in 100th career game in win against No. 8 Quinnipiac (Dec. 29) ... Recorded an assist at Colgate (Nov. 6) ... Assisted on third-period goal by Daniel Moriarty in season-opening win at Dartmouth (Oct. 30).

Junior (2008-09)
Skated in all 31 games, often pairing with freshman Ryan Grimshaw ... Recorded assists  in win against Rensselaer (Nov. 4), tie at No. 18 Dartmouth (Jan. 25) and one-goal losses against North Dakota (Dec. 6) and No. 15 Boston College (Feb. 9).

Sophomore (2007-08)
Helped Harvard lead ECAC Hockey in scoring defense (1.86 goals allowed per game) and penalty killing (.913, 94 for 103) in league play ... Tied with defensive partner David MacDonald '08 for fourth on the team in plus/minus ... Was +4 in quarterfinal series win against Quinnipiac (March 14-16) ... Recorded an assist in Beanpot final against No. 7 Boston College (Feb. 11) ... Scored on the power play to complete a two-goal comeback for a 3-3 tie at No. 18 Quinnipiac (Jan. 4) ... Plus or even in his first nine games of the season, including season-high +2 in 6-1 win at No. 16 St. Lawrence (Nov. 3) ... Also recorded assists against No. 11 Clarkson (Jan. 12) and at Vermont (Dec. 8).

Freshman (2006-07)
Played in 29 games on defense, often alongside Jack Christian, becoming an offensive contributor late in the season ... Finished with nine points on two goals and seven assists ... Skated in the first 19 games of the season, recording two assists in that time ... Was out of the lineup for three games and returned to score his first collegiate goal, the game-winning tally against Rensselaer (Feb. 3) ... Goal started a stretch of six points in six games, culminating in a goal and an assist against Colgate (Feb. 23) to help Harvard clinch home ice in the playoffs ... Skated end to end, slipped between two defenders and roofed a backhand shot for highlight-reel goal against the Raiders.

Before Harvard
Graduate of North High School ... Two-year member of the U.S. National Team Development Program ... Helped the U.S. national teams win gold medals at the U-17 Four Nations in 2003 (Magnitigorsk, Russia), the U-18 Five Nations (Pisetany, Slovakia) and Four Nations (Ann Arbor, Mich.) and 2005 U-18 Five Nations (Tjorns, Sweden) ... Played for the Sioux City Musketeers of the United States Hockey League in 2005-06 ... Was a USHL All-Star in 2006 ... Selected to 2002 Ontario Provincial Junior A Hockey League Future Stars ... Also attended Huron High School in Ann Arbor, Mich.

Personal
Interests include lacrosse, golf and guitar ... Participated in USA Hockey Outreach Program from 2003 to 2005 ... Cousin, J.D. Forrest, was an All-American at Boston College and plays in the Carolina Hurricanes organization.

Career Highs
Points - 2 three times, most recently two assists at Brown, Feb. 5, 2010
Goals - 2 at Minnesota, Jan. 8, 2010
Assists - 2 at Brown, Feb. 5, 2010
Point Streak - 3 twice, most recently Feb. 5-8, 2010

Career Stats

Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG
2006-07................ 29 2 7 9 46 .043 19-49 -4 1 0 1
2007-08................ 31 1 4 5 36 .028 17-42 +7 1 0 0
2008-09................ 31 0 4 4 23 .000 22-60 -16 0 0 0
2009-10................ 29 3 8 11 32 .094 10-20 -5 0 0 0
TOTAL.................. 120 6 23 29 137 .044 68-171 -18 2 0 1