Air Force senior Jacques Lamoureux is one of 10 collegiate hockey players named a finalist for the Lowe's Senior CLASS award, recognizing student-athletes who have combined excellence in athletics, academics and community service.

Lamoureux, a forward from Grand Forks, N.D., was selected by his teammates to wear a "C" as team captain this season. A management major, he carries a 3.03 grade point average and has a 3.76 GPA in his major.  He has been on the dean's list three times and was on the superintendent's list in 2007 for excellence in academics, military and athletics. This past summer, he was selected to travel to Washington D.C. in the Cadet Summer Research Program. He has been active in the community as well, visiting schools in the Colorado Springs area, reading to youngsters, demonstrating the sport of hockey and talking about the importance of education and teamwork. Each of the past three years, he has volunteered with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation in support of the Walk for the Cure and the JDRF's annual Gala. This past spring, he volunteered for the MS Walk in 2009-10. While on leave this past summer, he volunteered for several summer hockey schools as a youth coach. In 2009, he was a finalist for Hockey Humanitarian Award for College Hockey's finest citizen. After leading the nation in goals, game-winners and power-play goals in 2008-09, he was named a finalist for the Hobey Baker Award. That same season, he was selected to the RBK/Coaches East Second-Team All-American team and was the Atlantic Hockey Association Player of the Year. He was also named to 2009 NCAA East Regional all-tournament team. He earned first-team all-league honors in 2009 and 2010. In 2010, he was third in the league and 13th in the nation in goals and was third in the nation in power-play goals.

Fans are encouraged to vote via the Hockey Senior CLASS Award  or on the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award Facebook fan page
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