24 - Rocco Molinaro
Rocco Molinaro
Height: 5-9
Weight: 180
Year: 2006
Hometown: Dearborn, MI
High School: Cleveland Barons (NAHL)
Position: Forward

2004-05: Played in his first game of the season on 10/8 at Vermont...Scored his first goal of the season in a two-goal effort on 10/23 vs American International...Played in the 75th game of his collegiate career on 10/29 at Colgate and scored his 50th career point with a goal...Recorded four points during the RPI Holiday Hockey Tournamnet with two assists in each game...Netted his 20th point of the season on an assist on 2/12 vs AIC...Skated in his 100th career game on 2/19 at AIC... 2003-04: Played in his first game of the season on Oct. 10 at Merrimack ... Scored his first goal of the season on Nov. 1 at Quinnipiac ... Played in his 50th career game, scoring one goal with one assist, and recorded his 25th career point on Jan. 6 against Bentley ... Recorded his fifth point of the season on Jan. 16th with an assist against Canisius ... Recorded his 20th career assist after scoring one goal with two assists for a three point performance on Jan. 17th against Canisius ... Scored his fifth goal of the season, the 10th of his collegiate career, and recorded his 30th career point on Jan. 23rd at Union ... Collected his 10th assist of the season on Feb 14th in an 8-1 win over AIC ... Recorded his 20th point of the season on Feb. 20th with an assist in a 3-2 overtime win at Mercyhurst ... scored his 10th and 11th goals of the season, including the game-winner, in a 3-2 win at Army on Feb. 28th ... Recorded his 25th point of the season with an assist goal in a 3-0 win over Connecticut in the quarterfinal round of the Atlantic Hockey Tournament ... Collected his 30th career assist in a 3-2 win over Mercyhurst in the semifinal round of the Atlantic Hockey Tournament.

2002-03: Was tied for third on the team in scoring and first among SHU freshmen with five goals and 16 assists for 21points in his first season with the Pioneers ... Recorded the first point of his collegiate career in 10/26/03 at Colgate ... Scored his first collegiate goal on 11/15/02 against Connecticut ... Collected his 20th career point on 3/8/03 at Connecticut.

Before Sacred Heart: Molinaro was a member of the NAHL 2001-02 Prospect Team. He also lettered in tennis.

Personal: Born March 2, 1981 to Carmela and Giovanni. Rocco has a brother Tony and two sisters Laura and Gianni.