17 - Aaron Volpatti
Aaron Volpatti
Height: 6-2
Weight: 212
Year: Senior
Hometown: Revelstoke, BC
High School: Revelstoke Secondary
Position: F
Previous Team: Vernon Vipers
S/C: L

2009-10 Captain

As a Junior in 2009: Played in 32 of 33 games ... Finished 4th on the team with 13 points (6g, 7a), including three power-play goals and one shorthanded ... Earned his first point of the season with an assist in 3-3 tie with Harvard ... Scored his first career shorthanded goal against Yale ... Scored his second goal in as many games against UConn ... Scored his third goal in five games with a power-play tally against PC ... Notched an assist on the power-play against Clarkson ... Tallied an assist at Cornell ... Notched a power-play assist against Quinnipiac ... Scored a power-play goal and added an assist at RPI ... Earned his fifth goal of the year at #10 Princeton ... Posted an assist the next night on the power-play in 3-2 win at Quinnipiac ... Scored a power-play goal 3:27 into the third period to give Brown a 2-0 lead as the Bears swept Harvard in the ECAC First Round with a 2-0 win in game #2; Also had an assist on the game-winning goal and earned 2nd star honors ... One of 24 Bears named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic Squad.

As a Sophomore in 2008: One of eight Bears to play in all 31 games ... Finished the year with 10 points (4g, 6a), all of which came in ECAC Hockey contests ... Also had an even +/- rating ... Scored his first of the year, the game-winner, in Brown's 5-2 victory over Colgate ... Earned an assist on the tying goal in 4-4 tie at St. Lawrence ... Notched an assist against Yale ... Tallied an assist against Quinnipiac ... Posted his first career two-assist game with two in Brown's 4-2 win over Harvard, assisting goals that gave the Bears leads of 1-0 and 3-1 ... Earned another assist the next night in 4-3 win over Dartmouth ... Scored two goals as Brown nearly upset #11 Clarkson, earning 2nd star honors ... Scored his fourth goal the next night in 3-1 win over St. Lawrence ... One of 21 Bears named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team.

As a Freshman in 2007: Played in 23 games, earning seven points (5g, 2a), including 3-2-5 numbers in ECAC Hockey contests ... Made his collegiate debut in the Bears' season-opener against Merrimack ... Scored his first career goal to tie the game at 1-1 in 2-2 tie at Colgate ... Netted his second goal in four games to bring Brown to within 3-2 against RPI; named 3rd star ... Scored for the second straight game in 1-1 tie with Princeton ... Picked up a point for the third straight game with an assist in 6-3 win over Quinnipiac ... Earned an assist at RPI ... Scored two of Brown's goals in 4-3 loss at Princeton in game-three of the ECAC Hockey first round series, tying the game at 1-1 and again at 2-2 ... One of 20 Bears named to the ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team.

Before Brown: Volpatti played for the Vernon Vipers for three seasons prior to joining the Bears ... An assistant captain in 2006, Volpatti played in 25 games and notched 14 points (6g, 8a) ... Scored five power-play goals and had 39 penalty minutes ... Played in 57 games in 2005 and posted 18 points (6g, 12a) ... Was ninth on the team with 106 penalty minutes ... Played in 55 games in 2004 and finished the year with five points (1g, 4a) and 134 penalty minutes.

Personal: Anthony Aaron Vopatti is the son of Anthony and Lana Volpatti of Revelstoke, British Columbia ... Born in 1985 ... Aaron has one sister, Brianne ... Attended Revelstoke Secondary School ... Honor Roll student in high school ... Interests: Guitar, Camping, Golfing ... Concentration: Human Biology.