Brian Strait '06

Brian Strait '06, co-captain of the 2009 NCAA champions Boston University Terriers, decided to forgo his senior year and signed with the 2009 National Hockey League Stanley-Cup-champion Pittsburgh Penguins. The 6' 1" lefty defenseman will be remembered by the Terriers for "his grit, leadership, and reliable defensive play," according to a story in U.S. College Hockey Online.