7 - Joe Callahan
Joe Callahan
Born: 12/20/1982
Height: 6-3
Weight: 215
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Abington, MA
High School: Boston College
Position: D
Years at Yale: **
Taylor's Comments: "Joe has the potential to be one of the top ECAC rear guards this year...He possesses tremendous hockey strength and will be a significant physical force for us this year...He also has terrific offensive instincts and a high skill level for such a big man...when we pair him with Dwyer, we have arguably one of the ECAC's top defensive tandems..."Of Note: 70th pick in the 2002 NHL Draft (3rd Round) by Phoenix... 2002-2003: Has not missed a game in his first two seasons... recorded at least one point in four straight games - at Vermont (11/23; 0-1-1), at Princeton (11/26; 0-2-2), vs. Princeton (11/30; 0-1-1) and vs. Brown (12/6; 0-1-1)...scored first goal of the year in defeat of Vermont (1/31) at Ingalls...netted a goal and added two assists vs. Clarkson (2/8)...2001-2002: Played in every game as a freshman...First collegiate goal came against Vermont at the New Haven Coliseum...Notched one goal and an assist in the Jan. 20 win at Ohio State...Scored the second goal in the home defeat of Harvard...Before Yale: Captained Boston College High School coached by Joe McCabe... Led his squad to the finals of the Massachusetts State High School Tournament... Scored five goals and 15 assists for a 20-point season his senior year... Earned All-State honors, and was a member of the Hockey Night in Boston All-Scholastic Championship Team....Also played for the Boston Bulldogs, coached by Mike Addessa...Personal: Joseph Michael Callahan, born December 20, 1982, is the son of Stephen and Audrey Callahan...Member of Davenport College...He is a political science major.