Noah Hanifin
North American Skater - Boston College, H-EAST
Final Rank:3Midterm Rank:3
Position:DefensemanShoots:Left
Height:6' 3"Weight:203
Born:January 25, 1997Hometown:Norwood, Mass.
Born in:Boston, MA, USA
Drafted: 2015: CAR (1st Round / 5th Overall) 

• Hanifin recorded 23 points (5-18—23) in 37 games this season, third-most among freshmen NCAA Division I blueliners. At age 17, he became the youngest player ever to don an Eagles uniform when he skated in his first game with Boston College in October.

• Internationally, Hanifin captained Team USA to a gold medal at the 2014 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, recording three points (1-2—3) in six games, and also won gold with the U.S. at the 2014 Under-18 World Junior Championship, finishing tied for second among defensemen in tournament scoring with five points (1-4—5) in seven games. Hanifin most recently skated for the U.S. at the 2015 World Junior Championship, registering two assists in five games.

• Hanifin spent the majority of the 2013-14 season as captain of the U.S. Under-17 team, leading all defensemen on the club with 33 points (8-25—33) in 45 games. He also skated in 14 games with the Under-18 team, notching 13 points (2-11—13) in 14 games.

• Hanifin patterns his game after Drew Doughty of the Los Angeles Kings.

NEWS

HANIFIN FINISHES FRESHMAN YEAR AT BOSTON COLLEGE (click here)

HANIFIN TOPS ALL DEFENSIVE PROSPECTS FOR 2015 DRAFT (click here)

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2014-2015BOSTON COLLEGEH-EAST375182316
2013-2014USA U-17NTDP458253334
2013-2014USA (2014 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR71454
2013-2014USA (2014 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge)NATOUR612310