BY WARREN KOZIRESKI —
Boston College alumni And East Amherst native Brooks Orpik will join Kevin Stevens as inductees into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame for the fall of 2021.
Orpik was part of the Eagles’ 2001 national championship team along with two Hockey East playoff titles in 1999 and 2001. Orpik played in 119 games over three seasons for the Eagles and amassed 39 career assists.
He was drafted by Pittsburgh after his sophomore season in the first round (18th overall) in 2000 and signed a year later. He had a 17-year NHL career winning the Stanley Cup with Pittsburgh in 2009 and with Washington in 2018.