14 Pier-Olivier Cotnoir
14 Pier-Olivier Cotnoir
Height: 6-0
Weight: 193
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Rouyn-Noranda, Que.
Position: F
Last Team: Peterborough (OPJHL)

2010-11: One of just six Cadets to play in all 31 games ... scored a team-leading 21 goals which led the ECAC East and ranked fifth in the nation ... also added 17 assists which ranked fifth on the team and fourth among forwards ... ranked third on team in total points by establishing a new career high with 38 ... tallied three power play markers and tied for team lead with three game-winning goals ... scored two goals to help lead Norwich to a 3-2 win over Plattsburgh State in the NCAA Quarterfinals ... also scored game-tying goal in NCAA semifinal against St. Norbert ... named to the ECAC East Second Team All-Conference ... Earned ECAC East Player of the Week honors for the week ending Feb. 13 after tallying a hat trick to help lead NU to a 5-2 victory at rival Castleton ... Named to ECAC East All-Academic Team ... won Kevin Crowley '70 team Most Valuable Player Award.

2009-10: Skated in 26 of the team's 31 games ... potted 13 goals tying him for third on the team ... tallied eight assists as well for 21 points which tied for eighth on the team in points ... scored three game-winning goals including the two in the NCAA Tournament with the first against Elmira in the quarterfinals and then the winner in the national championship against St. Norbert ... added one short-handed goal and one game tying goal ... NCAA All-Tournament team ... Named ECAC East Rookie of the Week for the week ending Feb. 15.

Before Norwich: Played three years for the Peterborough Liftlocks of the OPJHL ... played alongside former Norwich hockey player Matt McCann his last season ... attended Holy Cross Secondary School ... played two years of lacrosse in high school.

Personal: Son of Francois Cotnoir and Nicole Gosselin ... has one brother, Maxime ... cousin, Benoit Cotnoir, played college hockey at Notre Dame ... majoring in Sports Medicine.