weekly honors

NEHC Weekly Honors Archive

November 12, 2018
Player of the Week
Nick Rosa Babson College
(Sophomore, Forward Birmingham, Mich.)

player Rosa scored three goals, which included a pair of game winners, as Babson stayed unbeaten with wins against Castleton and No. 8/10 Norwich over the weekend. The junior forward scored twice in Friday's 2-1 victory over the Spartans and notched the go-ahead goal 7:05 into the third period as the Beavers used four unanswered tallies to rally for a 5-3 triumph over the Cadets on Saturday.

Goaltender of the Week
Bailey MacBurnie UMass Boston
(Junior, Goaltender Beverly, Mass.)

player MacBurnie made 49 saves on 52 shots to lead #14/17 UMass Boston to a conference weekend sweep. The junior netminder led UMass Boston to a huge win over #8/10 Norwich University on Friday night, as he made a season-high 29 saves on 31 shots in a matchup of two ranked NEHC programs. He added 20 saves on 21 shots in Saturday's win over Castleton to help UMass Boston improve to 4-0 in conference play.

Rookie of the Week
Mike Egan Babson College
(Freshman, Forward Billerica, Mass.)

player Egan chipped in with three assists in Babson's wins over Castleton and No. 8/10 Norwich. He was involved in both goals in Friday's 2-1 victory against the Spartans and then helped set up the go-ahead goal as the Beavers rallied from a two-goal deficit to edge the Cadets, 5-3.

November 5, 2018
Player of the Week
Nolan Redler UMass Boston
(Sophomore, Forward Winchester, Mass.)

player Redler paced the Beacons with three goals and an assist and recorded the game-winning goal in both of their New England Hockey Conference contests. The sophomore forward scored twice in Friday night's NEHC opening win over Southern Maine, before adding a goal and an assist against New England College. On the season, Redler is tied for the league lead in goals (5) and points (7) and leads the NEHC with two game-winning goals.

Goaltender of the Week
Tom Aubrun - Norwich University
(Junior, Goaltender Chamonix, France)

player Aubrun had a superb weekend, backstopping the Cadets to two wins over Skidmore (2-1 OT) and Hobart (3-1). Aubrun made 45 saves on 47 shots for a .957 save percentage. Aubrun made 20 saves in an overtime win over Skidmore, he then followed up with a near perfect performance vs. Hobart, making 25 saves and allowing a goal with 29 seconds left as the Cadets upset the No. 5-ranked Statesmen and defending NEHC champions.

Rookie of the Week
Asa Palker Castleton University
(Freshman, Forward Manchester, N.H.)

player Palker had a team-high four points in the opening week of NEHC play for Castleton, netting three goals and adding an assist. The freshman forward scored twice and posted an assist in a 4-4 tie against Skidmore and also added a goal against nationally ranked Hobart.

October 29, 2018
Player of the Week
Jonas Toupal - Hobart College
(Senior, Forward Vcelna, Czech Republic)

player Toupal had a team-high five points (4g, 1a) in a 2-0-0 week for the Statesmen against Elmira College, scoring a pair of goals in both games. On Friday he scored the first and the third goal of the game as Hobart jumped out to a 3-0 lead over the Soaring Eagles as the Statesmen won 6-4. On Saturday, he scored a pair of second period goals as the Statesmen cruised to a 6-2 victory.

Goaltender of the Week
Michael Levine Suffolk University
(Senior, Goaltender Clarendon Hills, Ill.)

player Levine backstopped the Rams with 25 saves to earn the shutout victory for their first win of the season on Friday evening over Franklin Pierce University.

Rookie of the Week
Mike Egan - Babson College
(Freshman, Forward Billerica, Mass.)

player Egan picked up a first-period assist and then scored the go-ahead goal on the power play early in the third period to record a multi-point game in his collegiate debut as Babson defeated Saint Anselm, 4-2, on Saturday.