30 Billy Faust
30 Billy Faust
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: So.
Hometown: Alta Loma, Calif.
Position: G
Previous Team: Nanaimo Clippers (BCHL)

2013-14 Enjoyed a tremendous second-semester with the Beacons after transferring into UMass Boston in early January … Named the ECAC East Goalie of the Week on January 14 ... Started nine games and made 10 total appearances … Posted the best save percentage in program-history for a single-season at .936 … Finished the year tied for sixth in the nation with his .936 save percentage … Put together the second-best goals against average for a single-year with a 2.25 GAA … Posted a 5-3-2 record in 587:24 minutes of action ... Stopped 324 shots, while allowing 22 goals … Posted 30 or more saves in eight of his nine starts … Recorded 20 or more saves in all 10 appearances … Stopped 34 of 36 shots in his debut as a Beacon January 10 in UMass Boston’s 4-2 win over #5 Norwich … Blanked Saint Michael’s College in relief with 20 saves on 20 shots in the second and third period to help UMass Boston earn a 6-4 comeback victory January 11 … Held St. Anselm College to one goal on 38 shots in a 4-1 victory January 17 … Recorded a career-high 44 saves January 18 in a 3-2 loss at New England College … Stopped 35 of 37 shots to lead the Beacons to a victory in his playoff debut against the University of New England in the ECAC East Quarterfinals … Registered 30 saves on 33 shots in the ECAC East Semifinals against #7/8 Babson.

2012-13 (UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT): Appeared in two games at Division I University of Vermont ... Totaled 51:38 minutes of playing time making 12 saves on 15 total shots ... . Played 35 minutes against No. 11 Boston University and made nine saves (Feb. 16) ... Stopped three shots in 16 minutes against No. 20 UMass Lowell (Jan. 12) ... Posted a 3.49 goals against average.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL: Faust was the starting goaltender for the Nanaimo Clippers of the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL) during the 2011-12 season ... Went 23-25-0 in 51 games with a 2.86 goals against average, .913 save percentage, and four shutouts while playing 3000 minutes between the pipes ... Spent the 2010-11 campaign with the Penticton Vees in the BCHL and was a teammate of Catamount forward Kyle Mountain ... In 23 appearances, he finished with a 11-7-0 record, 3.38 goals against average, and .893 save percentage ... Graduated from Damien High School in La Verne, California in 2009 ... Played roller hockey in high school ... Led his team to a state championship.