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The Hockey East Writers and Broadcasters Association has announced its award winners for the 2014-15 season.

Boston University freshman Jack Eichel leads the winners as a unanimous selection for Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year, First Team All-Star and All-Rookie. Joining Eichel as a unanimous selection to the All-Rookie team was Boston College defenseman Noah Hanifin, who was also selected to the All-Hockey East Second Team.

Boston University head coach David Quinn, who helped lead the Terriers to a 11-win turnaround from the 2013-14 regular season, was named the association’s Coach of the Year.

The official Hockey East awards will be announced by the league at its annual banquet on Thursday night.

Ballots were received from print, web and broadcast media covering the 12 league schools as well as regional and national media.

Player of the Year: *Jack Eichel, Boston University
Coach of the Year: David Quinn, Boston University
Rookie of the Year: *Jack Eichel, Boston University

HEWBA All-Hockey East First Team
F — *Jack Eichel, Boston University
F — Kevin Roy, Northeastern University
F — Evan Rodrigues, Boston University
D — Matt Grzelcyk, Boston University
D — Mike Paliotta, University of Vermont
G — Jon Gillies, Providence College

HEWBA All-Hockey East Second Team
F — Vince Hinostroza, Notre Dame
F — Danny O’Regan, Boston University
F — Devin Shore, University of Maine
D — Robbie Russo, Notre Dame
D — Noah Hanifin, Boston College
G — Rasmus Tirronen, Merrimack College

HEWBA All-Rookie Team
F — *Jack Eichel, Boston University
F — C.J. Smith, Massachusetts-Lowell
F — Alex Tuch, Boston College
D — *Noah Hanifin, Boston College
D — #Brandon Hickey, Boston University
D — #Jordan Gross, Notre Dame
G — Cal Petersen, Notre Dame

*Indicates a unanimous selection
#Finished tied

Mike McMahon is in his 13th year covering Merrimack College for The Eagle Tribune and is the founder and managing editor of The Mack Report. Mike also serves on staff as a senior writer at College Hockey News. Follow him on Twitter @MikeMcMahonCHN

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  1. bob lopez

    March 18, 2015 at 12:00 pm

    Brett Pesce is the best Defenseman in Hocket East. What are theese guys watching.

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