MARSHFIELD, Mass. – Jamie Murray of Babson College and Andrew Crawford of University of Massachusetts Boston were named to the D3Hockey.com Team of the Week for their play from November 9 through November 15. Murray and Crawford were both named to the second team as a goaltender and defender respectively. Murray was recognized as the New England Hockey Conference Co-Goaltender of the Week on Monday.
Murray stopped all 53 shots he faced while posting back-to-back shutouts over the weekend for the nationally-ranked Beavers. The senior goaltender made 21 saves in Friday's 4-0 win at Skidmore and then matched his season high with 32 saves as Babson edged Castleton, 1-0. Murray has not allowed a goal in 147:14 going back to October 31.
Crawford recorded an assist in each game this week for the Beacons, to help #11/12 UMass Boston to a 2-0-0 conference weekend .The senior defenseman finished with an assist and a +3 Friday, before adding another assist in the Beacons' 3-2 win over Skidmore. Through four games, Crawford leads the Beacons with his +7 rating and is tied for second with his 4 assists.
The D3Hockey.com Team of the Week is a new initiative from d3hockey.com that recognizes the top performances across the nation in Division III men's hockey. Institutional and conference sports information directors submit nominations for recognition. A selection committee then reviews the nominations and selects an elite group of six forwards, four defenders and two goaltenders split into first and second team honors.
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