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NEHC Weekly Honors Archive



February 11, 2019
Player of the Week
Amanda Conway - Norwich University
(Junior, Forward - Methuen, Mass.)

player Conway scored three goals and had an assist for four points to lead Norwich to two more wins and their sixth undefeated NEHC regular season in the last nine years. She had a goal and an assist vs. UMass Boston on Friday and then two goals, including the game-winning goal vs. JWU on Saturday after being tied 0-0 through two periods.

Goaltender of the Week
Britney Evangelista - University of Southern Maine
(Senior, Goaltender - North Smithfield, R.I.)

player In two games this week, Evangelista posted a 2-0 record with a 1.00 goals against average and a .962 save percentage. Evangelista stopped 34 shots in the Huskies' 2-0 shutout over Plymouth State. She then made 17 saves in the Huskies' 3-2 win over New England College to preserve a home ice berth in the upcoming playoffs.

Rookie of the Week
Kate Winstanley - Norwich University
(Freshman, Goaltender - Lansdale, Pa.)

player Winstanley stopped all 16 shots she faced to earn her second career shutout in a 4-0 win over Johnson & Wales on Saturday. She made 11 saves through two periods to keep Norwich tied with JWU before the Cadets finally got on the board in the third period. Winstanley is 3-0-0 with a 0.33 goals against average and a .968 save percentage.



February 4, 2019
Player of the Week
Hannah Tracy - Johnson & Wales University
(Sophomore, Forward - Hanson, Mass.)

player Tracy recorded two goals and two assists for four points as the Wildcats earned two key NEHC victories. She opened the scoring on Friday against Salem State and then assisted on the second score of the game as JWU skated to a 3-1 victory. She followed that with another goal and assist in Saturday's 3-1 win against New England College. With the two wins, JWU currently sits 4th in the NEHC standings with 13 points.

Goaltender of the Week
Emelie Lindqvist - Plymouth State University
(Senior, Goaltender - Guller, Sweeden)

player Lindqvist had a huge week between the pipes to lead the Panthers to a perfect 3-0-0 mark. She totaled 121 saves over three games (40.3/gm), while posting a 0.976 save % and 1.00 GAA, as PSU topped Amherst (2-1), NEC (3-1) and UMass Boston (4-1).

Rookie of the Week
Jasmine Mucci - Johnson & Wales University
(Freshman, Goaltender - Arlington, Mass.)

player Mucci posted a 1.0 GAA for the week while posting a pair of NEHC victories. She made 15 saves with a .938 save percentage against Salem State on Friday and then came back Saturday to turn away 11 of the 12 shots she faced against NEC.



January 28, 2019
Player of the Week
Jocelyn Forrest - Castleton University
(Senior, Forward - Prince George, B.C.)

player Forrest scored five points for the Spartans during a 1-1-1 week, which featured a 3-3-overtime tie with defending national champion Norwich. Forest recorded the primary assist on the Spartans' first goal of the contest and then potted the game-tying goal on the power play as the Spartans earned a key point in the NEHC standings. On Saturday, in a 3-2 overtime victory against Plymouth State, the senior forward assisted on the first Spartan score and proceeded to net the next two goals, including the game-winner just over two minutes into overtime.

Goaltender of the Week
Rylie Wills - Castleton University
(Senior, Goaltender - Sioux Lookout, Ont.)

player Putting together the most impressive three-game stretch of her career, Wills started all three games during the week, logging more than 185 minutes of playing time en route to a 1-1-1 slate. The Sioux Lookout, Ontario native sent aside 121 shots, averaging more than 40 per game to the tune of a .945 save percentage. Wills was especially impressive on the penalty kill, stopping 8-of-9 opportunities, including going 6-of-7 against the free-firing offenses of defending champion No. 6/4 Norwich and Endicott.

Rookie of the Week
Cianna Weir - New England College
(Freshman, Goaltender - Olds, Alta.)

player Weir made 54 saves on 56 shots as she kept the Pilgrims within striking distance of the high-powered Suffolk offense. The goaltender helped anchor a defense that held off the Rams' power-play attack, surrendering only one goal on six opportunities. Weir also recorded her 600th save of the season in the losing effort.



January 21, 2019
Player of the Week
Amanda Conway - Norwich University
(Junior, Forward - Methuen, Mass.)

player Conway continued her recent scoring tear, scoring four goals and notching an assist for five points in three games on the week. She scored in Monday's 2-2 tie vs. Endicott, had two goals and the game-winning assist vs. Salem State on Friday and then capped off the week with a goal in a 4-2 comeback win over Trinity on Saturday. Conway is tied for the national scoring lead with 21 goals on the season.

Goaltender of the Week
Jasmine Mucci - Johnson & Wales University
(Freshman, Goaltender - Arlington, Mass.)

player Mucci went 1-1-0 on the week, posting a 1.50 goals against average and .946 save percentage. In Friday's 2-1 loss to Southern Maine she recorded 23 saves to keep the Wildcats within striking distance. She followed that with an impressive 34-save performance over UMass Boston (including 12 third period saves) en route to a 2-1 Wildcat victory on Saturday.

Rookie of the Week
Haley Poloskey - Suffolk University
(Freshman, Forward - Mattawan, Mich.)

player Poloskey recorded four goals (including two game-winners) as the Rams went 2-1-0 on the week. The freshman forward netted the second and third goals in the come from behind win over Castleton on Friday. She followed that with another two goals (one shorthanded) in a 4-2 win over Salem State on Saturday.



January 14, 2019
Player of the Week
Kelley Madden - Norwich University
(Junior, Forward – Novelty, Ohio)

player Madden scored three goals and had an assist for four points in a 2-0 week for the Cadets. The junior forward netted two goals, including scoring the game-winning goal with 54 seconds left in overtime to lift Norwich to a 5-4 upset win over No. 1 ranked Adrian on Monday. She was subsequently named to the East/West All-Tournament Team. Madden continued her hot streak on Saturday, tallying a goal and an assist in an NEHC win over Plymouth State.

Goaltender of the Week
Kristen Caporusso – Suffolk University
(Sophomore, Goaltender – Stouffville, Ont.)

player Caporusso backstopped Suffolk to a 2-1 week, notching 92 saves on a .969 save percentage. On Tuesday she recorded 29 saves in a 2-0 loss to Division II opponent Franklin Pierce University. She followed that with back-to-back 32 save performances in a weekend sweep against University of New England, including a shutout performance on Friday.

Rookie of the Week
Bridget Fagan – University of Southern Maine
(Freshman, Forward – Southworld, Ont.)

player Fagan had two goals and one assist during Southern Maine's weekend sweep of Becker. She had an assist in Friday's 3-1 win at Becker, then had her first multiple-goal performance, scoring twice in a 4-0 win against the Hawks on Saturday.



January 7, 2019
Player of the Week
Courtney Gauthier - Castleton University
(Sophomore, Forward/Defense - Tampa Fla.)

player Gauthier was everywhere on the ice for the Spartans this weekend, factoring into every goal scored, posting a goal and three assists. On Saturday she opened the goal scoring for Castleton with a power play tally in the first. She followed with two assists as Castleton came from behind to tie SUNY Canton before falling in overtime. On Sunday she assisted on the Spartans' only goal in a 2-1 loss to Manhattanville College.

Goaltender of the Week
Whitney Padgett - University of Southern Maine
(Junior, Goaltender - Eden Prairie, Minn.)

player In her first start of the New Year, Padgett made 35 saves to backstop the Huskies to a 4-1 win over host Saint Michael's College in the first day of play at the Delta Hotels Burlington Ice Hockey Classic.

Rookie of the Week
None selected


December 10, 2018
Player of the Week
Amanda Conway – Norwich University
(Junior, Forward – Methuen, Mass.)

player Conway scored three goals and had four assists for a seven-point week to lead Norwich to a 3-0 record on the week. Conway scored the game-winning goal in two victories over UMass Boston (4-1) and Conn. College (2-0). Conway accounted for all the scoring in Tuesday's 2-0 win over Conn. College. She had a goal and two assists vs. UMass Boston and then also had two assists vs. Suffolk.

Goaltenders of the Week
Britney Evangelista – University of Southern Maine (Senior, Goaltender – North Smithfield, R.I.)

player Evangelista backstopped the Huskies to a pair of ties last week compiling a 1.38 goals against average and a .969 save percentage. Evangelista registered 46 saves in the Huskies' 2-2 tie at Bowdoin on Tuesday. In her next start at Plymouth State, she recorded a season-high 49 saves in a 1-1 tie. Evangelista has led USM to ties in her last three starts, and she has 40 or more saves in four of her six starts this season.

Emily Lambert - Norwich University
(Sophomore, Goaltender – Riverview, Mich.)

player Lambert had a breakout week, earning the start and winning all three games in goal for Norwich. Lambert was sensational stopping 62 of 63 shots on the week, including two shutouts vs. receiving-votes Conn. College and first-year upstart Suffolk. Norwich was outshot 24-15 vs. Conn. College but still picked up the win courtesy of Lambert's effort. She posted a .984 save percentage and a 3-0-0 record on the week.

Rookie of the Week
Cianna Wier – New England College
(Freshman, Goaltender – Olds, Alta.)

player Wier turned aside 38 shots to pick up her first career shutout over Southern Maine. She also picked up her 400th career save in the contest.



December 3, 2018
Player of the Week
Bryn Labbe – Norwich University
(Senior, Forward – Calgary, Alta.)

player Labbe had a huge weekend, scoring three goals and adding an assist for four points to help lead Norwich to a weekend sweep. Labbe scored the eventual game-winning goal in Friday's 5-1 win over Salem State. She also had an assist on Norwich's first goal of the game. She scored twice in Saturday's win over Johnson & Wales, including the second goal of the game. She finished with a +3 plus-minus rating on the weekend and won 25 of 30 faceoffs.

Goaltenders of the Week
Rylie Wills – Castleton University
(Senior, Goaltender – Sioux Lookout, Ont.)

player Wills recorded two wins in goal over the weekend, including notching her second career shutout in a 1-0 win over Johnson & Wales, while making 29 stops. On Saturday Wills sent aside 17 shots, allowing just one score to post a .979 save percentage on the weekend.

Kristen Caporusso - Suffolk University
(Sophomore, Goaltender – Stouffville, Ont.)

player Caporusso helped lead Suffolk to a 2-0-0 week in NEHC play. On Friday she turned aside 28 saves in a 3-1 victory over Plymouth State. She followed that performance with a 17-save shutout in a 3-0 win over the University of Southern Maine. The sophomore finished the week with 45 total saves and .978 save percentage.

Rookie of the Week
Maddie Moell - Norwich University
(Freshman, Forward – Clarence Center, N.Y.)

player Moell had a breakout offensive weekend, scoring two goals and notching two assists for four points. Moell had a goal and assist in each game to lead the Cadets to a four-point weekend. Moell scored her first collegiate goal to open the scoring in Friday's 5-1 win over Salem State. She also had an assist on the eventual game-winning goal vs the Vikings. Moell followed up with a repeat performance vs. Johnson & Wales. She finished with a +4 plus-minus rating on the weekend.



November 26, 2018
Player of the Week
Kaleigh Beauregard – UMass Boston
(Senior, Forward – Gaylord, Mich.)

player Beauregard had a hand in all three goals for UMass Boston during a 1-1 showing at the 12th Annual Codfish Bowl Tournament. She recorded an assist on the Beacons' lone goal Saturday against Wesleyan. On Sunday, she picked up an assist on the game-winning goal and added a goal of her own in the Beacons' first win over Bowdoin since 2011.

Goaltender of the Week
Caty Flagg – UMass Boston
(Junior, Goaltender – Methuen, Mass.)

player Flagg posted a 29-save shutout in her first win and shutout as a Beacon on Sunday. The junior transfer made 15 saves in the first period alone, to help UMass Boston defeat Bowdoin College for the first time since 2011. She was making her first appearance since being sidelined with an injury on November 2.

Rookie of the Week
Jasmine Mucci – Johnson & Wales University
(Freshman, Goaltender– Arlngton, Mass.)

player Mucci backstopped the Wildcats to a 1-0-1 weekend in nonconference action. The freshman goaltender recorded 41 saves in a home-and-home series against Becker College. After surrendering the first two goals of the game in Saturday's contest she buckled down and made 13 saves in the third period and another two in overtime to allow her team to come back and earn the tie. She followed that with another 18 saves in Sunday's 2-1 overtime win.



November 19, 2018
Player of the Week
Adrieana Rossini – Norwich University
(Senior, Forward – Malden, Mass.)

player Rossini led Norwich to a weekend sweep with a five-point performance to pace the Cadets' offense. She dished out three helpers in Friday's 8-1 win over New England College. On Saturday, she scored a goal and had an assist as Norwich pulled away from Castleton late to hand the Spartans their first league loss of the season. Rossini led the team with an impressive +7 plus-minus rating on the weekend.

Goaltender of the Week
Alyssa DePippo – UMass Boston
(Senior, Goaltender – Pittsburgh, Pa.)

player DePippo stopped 45 of 48 shots to lead UMass Boston to their first three-point weekend of the season. After recording 15 saves on 16 shots on Friday night at Salem State University, she added a season-high 30 saves on 32 shots in a 2-2 tie against Suffolk University. DePippo made six of her 30 saves in the overtime session.

Rookie of the Week
Payton Dockus – Suffolk University
(Freshman, Forward – St. Clair Shores, Mich.)

player Dockus notched six points on three goals and three assists for the Rams this week. She recorded two goals and two assists in a 9-0 victory over Anna Maria in nonconference action. She followed that with an assist in Suffolk's win over Johnson and Wales and also potted the game-tying goal against UMass Boston on Saturday.



November 12, 2018
Player of the Week
Jocelyn Forrest - Castleton University
(Senior, Forward – Prince George, B.C.)

player Forrest netted another three goals over the weekend to increase her season total to seven through Castleton's first five games of the year. With the Spartans trailing 2-0 on Friday against Plymouth, the senior forward scored the Spartans initial goal to get the team on the board before adding the equalizer in the third period. During Saturday's win over Southern Maine, Forrest put the Spartans ahead 1-0 in the second and Castleton did not look back as it raced to a 3-1 win.

Goaltender of the Week
Isabelle Woodward – Salem State University
(Sophomore, Goaltender – Ottawa, Ont.)

player In her only action of the week Woodward made 33 saves as the Vikings notched their first win of the season with a 3-1 triumph over Johnson & Wales. Woodward kept Salem State in the contest, turning aside 23 of 24 shots in the first two periods as Salem State rallied with three unanswered third period goals en route to the victory.

Rookie of the Week
Shana Cote – Suffolk University
(Freshman, Forward – Broomfield, Conn.)

player Cote played a role in all four of Suffolk's goals as they defeated Becker College 4-3 in nonconference action. The freshman forward tallied two power play goals, including the game-winner, while also assisting on the Rams' other two goals of the contest. Her four-point effort against Becker is the most recorded points by a Ram in a single game in program history.



November 5, 2018
Player of the Week
Amanda Conway – Norwich University
(Junior, Forward– Methuen, Mass.)

player Conway continued her blistering scoring pace to start the season with four goals and an assist for five points in two NEHC victories over New England College and Plymouth State on Friday and Saturday. Conway scored twice in each game and then had another assist in the Plymouth State game to lead the Cadets to four points. She scored the game-winning goal with 3:02 left in the Plymouth State game to break a 2-2 tie. Conway has six goals and an assist for seven points in three games.

Goaltenders of the Week
Britney Evangelista – University of Southern Maine
(Senior, Goaltender – North Smithfield, R.I.)

player In her lone appearance this past week, Evangelista made 43 saves, including 19 in the second period, to earn her fifth career shutout and backstop Southern Maine to a 1-0 win at UMass Boston. Evangelista lowered her goals against average to 0.48 thru two appearances and raised her save percentage to .989 (86 of 87).

Kristen Caporusso – Suffolk University
(Sophomore, Goaltender – Stouffville, Ont.)

player Caporusso notched back-to-back shutouts for the Rams as they recorded their first victories as a varsity program in only the second week of the 2018-19 season. The sophomore turned aside a combined 27 shots in the victories as Suffolk improved to 2-2-0 (1-0-0 NEHC).

Rookie of the Week
Haley Poloskey – Suffolk University
(Freshman, Forward – Mattawan, Mich.)

player Poloskey posted a goal and two assists on the weekend as Suffolk earned two wins. In Friday's nonconference win over Anna Maria the freshman assisted on the Rams' final goal of the game as they cruised to a 4-0 win. She followed that on Saturday with a goal and an assist in a conference showdown with Johnson & Wales.



October 29, 2018
Players of the Week
Jane Morrisette – UMass Boston
(Senior, Forward– Pembroke, Mass.)

player Morrisette netted two first period goals for the Beacons as they cruised in their season opener in a 5-2 win over Stevenson University.

Amanda Conway – Norwich University
(Junior, Forward– Methuen, Mass.)

player Conway scored twice to account for all of Norwich's offense in a rematch of the 2018 NCAA Division III Women's Ice Hockey National Championship game with No. 2/3-ranked Elmira College. The Cadets fell 4-2 to EC but Conway started off her national goal scoring champion defense in a strong way.

Goaltender of the Week
Britney Evangelista – University of Southern Maine
(Senior, Goaltender – North Smithfield, R.I.)

player In her first start of the 2018-19 season, Evangelista made 43 saves, including 16 in the third period, to help Southern Maine earn a 1-1 overtime tie with Endicott College, a team that picked up points in both national preseason polls.

Rookie of the Week
Bridget Fagan – University of Southern Maine
(Freshman, Forward – Millis, Mass.)

player Fagan made her first collegiate goal a memorable one scoring the game-tying goal midway through the third period to give the Huskies a 1-1 overtime tie with Endicott College. The Gulls scored early in the first period, then limited the Huskies to just six shots on goal over the first two periods.