25 Philip Beaulieu
25 Philip Beaulieu
Height: 5-10
Weight: 194
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Duluth, Minn.
Position: D
Previous Team: Madison (USHL)

2016-17 (Freshman): Was one of nine Wildcats, and three freshmen, to play in all 39 games ... Finished seventh on the team, and second among both freshmen and defensemen, with 19 points (3g-16a) ... Recorded all of his points in conference play, tying Dominik Shine for third on the team in WCHA points ... Tied three other skaters for third on the team in assists ... Led all Wildcats with eight power-play helpers ... Was tied for sixth on the team, and second among defensemen, with 55 shots ... Tied for second in the WCHA in conference assists (16) with five other skaters, including Darien Craighead ... Had five-multi-point games during freshman campaign ... Scored first collegiate goal Nov. 18 at Bemidji State ... Ran together a four-game point streak, over which had five points (2g-3a) from Nov. 11 to Nov. 19 ... Had first three-point outing (1g-2a) Jan. 20 against Alaska-Anchorage and second (3a) Feb. 25 at Michigan Tech ... Took a season-high five shots at Bowling Green Feb. 3 and finished a season-best +2 three times: against Bowling Green Nov. 12, against Alaska-Anchorage Jan. 20 and at Minnesota State on Feb. 17. 

Before NMU: Spent two full seasons in the USHL, skating for the Waterloo Black Hawks in 2014-15 and the Madison Capitols in 2015-16 ... In 120 games, totaled 43 points (11g-32a) ... Played for Duluth East High School for four seasons (2010-2014), helping the Greyhounds reach the Minnesota State High School Hockey Tournament each year ... Was one of 10 finalists for the 2014 Mr. Hockey award after leading Duluth East in scoring with 38 points (17g-21a) in 25 regular season games ... During junior year, played for Team North in the Upper Midwest High School Elite Hockey League, posting 11 points (5g-6a) in 21 games.