Junior goalie named to AHC third-team
Sophomore goalie is first Falcon to sign an NHL contract while at the Academy
Junior Dylan Abood earned three of the top eight awards
Sophomore goalie ranks in top 12 in the nation in winning percentage, GAA, saves percentage and shutouts
Phil Boje (1st), Jordan Himley (2nd) and Shane Starrett (3rd) earn all-AHC honors
First-team all-Atlantic Hockey and all-rookie team selection ... Just the third Falcon goalie, and the first freshman, to earn first-team all-conference honors ... Started 29 games in goal ... Named the AHC Goalie of the Week four times, the Rookie of the Week once, the Goalie of the Month once and the Rookie of the Month once ... In league games, led the league with a 1.68 goals-against average and was tied for second with a .931 saves percentage ... In all games, he ranked 11th in the nation with a 1.92 goals-against average, the second best in the nation by a freshman ... His .924 saves percentage was the fourth best in the nation by a freshman ... Four shutouts were tied as the best in Atlantic Hockey and the ninth best in the nation ... Saves percentage and GAA are both the second best in school history ... Career high 40 saves in his first career start as Air Force battled defending league champion Robert Morris to a 3-3 overtime tie on the road ... 28 saves in the win over Colorado College ... 31 saves, second most of his career, in the AHC semifinal game against RIT.
Before Air Force
Played 78 games of junior hockey over two seasons … In 2013-14, played 22 games for the Portland Junior Pirates of the USPHL and had a .922 saves percentage with a 3.22 GAA … Played 48 games for the South Shore Kings of the USPHL in 2014-15 and had a .917 saves percentage and a 2.90 GAA … Among goalies with more than 30 games played, he ranked fourth in the league in saves percentage and sixth in GAA ... 2014 and 2015 USPHL All-Star ... Junior coach was Scott Harlow ... Graduated from South Kent High School ... Lettered four years in hockey ... team MVP as a senior ... Ranked as the 15th best goalie on the NHL Central Scouting report in 2013.
Member of Cadet Squadron 4 ... Parents are Peter and Anna Starrett ... Has three brothers that all played college hockey: Peter, (Harvard, 2009-12) Troy (Babson, 2011-14) and Beau (sophomore forward at Cornell) ... Beau is a third round draft pick of the Chicago Blackhawks ... Major is management ... This past summer, was selected to compete at the Chicago Blackhawks developmental camp ... Also, completed Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training and took an engineering mechanics class ... Credits his brothers as having the greatest influence on his sports career ... Favorite NHL team is the Boston Bruins... Favorite NHL player is Pekka Rinne.