Mellor, Tom - Boston College - Defenseman - (1969-71, 1973)

Mellor, Tom  - Boston College - Defenseman - (1969-71, 1973)

1973 All-America ... Three-Time All-Conference (First Team 1973; Second Team 1970-71) ... 1970 ECAC Hockey Rookie of Year ... 1973 ECAC Hockey Player of Year ... Amassed 37 Goals, 98 Assists for 135 Points in 81 Games ... Three of 37 Goals Came Against Rensselaer February 6, 1970 ... His 98 Career Assists Rank in Top 20 All-Time at Boston College ... Led Boston College in Assists on Two Occasions (1971: 30; 1973: 45) ... Assists Total of 45 in 1973 Rank Third for Third as Most Assists in Season at Boston College ... Two-Time Recipient (1971-73) of Boston College’s Norman F. Dailey Memorial Award as Team’s Most Valuable Player ... Named All-New England in 1971 and 1973 ... Three-Tiem All-East Selection (1970-71-73) .. Named All-East Most Valuable Player in 1973 ... Member of the 1972 U.S. Olympic Team that Claimed Silver Medal ... Represented U.S. at 1972 and 1973 World Championships ... Following Graduation, Played for Detroit Red Wings of National Hockey League (NHL) ... In 26 NHL Games, Scored Two Goals and Added Four Assists ... In 1977 as Member of Toledo of International Hockey League (IHL), Named to First-Team All-Star Team, and Received Governor’s Trophy as Outstanding Defenseman and James Gatschene Memorial Trophy as IHL Most Valuable Player ... Inducted in Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1980