HE: Hockey East Players of the Week

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CCM / RBK HOCKEY PLAYER OF THE WEEK

MARVIN DEGON – Massachusetts

Senior Defenseman, Milbury, MA

Dominated a weekend sweep vs. Merrimack, notching a goal and two assists in the opener at home and a power play hat trick in the rematch at Merrimack.

SUPERSKILLS HOCKEY ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

BENN FERRIERO – Boston College

Freshman Forward, Essex, MA

Contributed two goals in a narrow 4-3 win vs. Northeastern and pitched in another goal and an assist in a 4-1 win at Providence.

PURE HOCKEY DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK

KEVIN REGAN – New Hampshire

Sophomore Goaltender; South Boston, MA

Totalled 49 saves on 52 shots faced in posting a win and a tie vs. the fourthranked Vermont Catamounts.

HONOR ROLL

Ben Bishop, Maine (Fr. G; Des Peres, MO) – Stopped 27 of 29 shots faced Saturday to complete a weekend sweep for Maine vs. UML.

Jeff Corey, UVM (Sr. F; Boothwyn, PA) – Set up both Catamounts goals in Saturday’s 2-2 tie at UNH.

John Curry, BU (Jr. G; Shorewood, MN) – Made 28 saves, including nine in the last 10 minutes of play, in preserving a 4-0 shutout at Northeastern.

Chris Davis, UMass (Fr. F; Simsbury, CT) – Rookie had three points in a sweep vs. Merrimack.

Joe Fallon, UVM (So. G; Bemidji, MN) – Stopped 61 of 65 shots faced over two close games at UNH.P.J. Fenton, UMass (So. F; Longmeadow, MA) – Set up two goals in each of two wins vs. Merrimack.

Peter Harrold, BC (Sr. D; Kirtland Hills, ON) – Scored one goal and added two assists to lead BC to back-to-back wins.

John Laliberte, BU (Sr. F; Saco, ME) – Had BU’s only goal in a loss vs. Providence, and notched a goal and an assist in a 4-0 win at NU.

Michel Léveillé, Maine (Jr. F; Levis, QC) – Led Maine’s sweep of UMass Lowell with a goal each night and three total assists.

Matt Lundin, Maine (So. G; Apple Valley, MN) – Needed to make only 17 saves Friday for his third shutout of the season.

Jon Rheault, PC (So. F; Deering, NH) – Had a two-point performance in a 5-1 win at BU and PC’s only goal (short-handed) in a 4-1 loss vs. BC.

Cory Schneider, BC (So. G; Marblehead, MA) – Career-high 43 saves in a 4-1 win at Providence.

Tyler Sims, PC (So. G; Fort Worth, TX) – Stopped 61 of 65 shots faced over the weekend, including a 32-of-33 in a 5-1 win at BU.

Dan Spang, BU (Sr. D; Winchester, MA) – Blueliner set up three of BU’s five goals on the weekend.

Bret Tyler, Maine (So. D; Maynard, MA) – Scored a power play goal in each of two wins vs. Lowell and added one assist.

Gabe Winer, UMass (Sr. G; Stoughton, MA) – Limited Merrimack to one goal in each game, stopping 52 of 54 shots faced in the sweep.

WHO’S HOT

Marvin Degon, UMass (Sr. D; Millbury, MA) – Riding a five-game point streak, with four goals and six assists in that span.

Joe Fallon, UVM (So. G; Bemidji, MN) – Has posted a 1.19 GAA and a .950 save percentage in his last five games, a span which included a shutout streak of 136:02.

Kevin Regan, UNH (So. G; South Boston, MA) – Has posted a 1.56 GAA and a .935 save percentage over his last five starts.

Boston College – Boasts an 8-1-1 record and a 39-19 goal differential over the past 10 games.

Maine Penalty Kill – Has not allowed a power play goal in 26 attempts, a stretch of six games.