Three of the four players named CCHA Players of the Week currently call the Mitten home. Michigan defenseman Mac Bennett, Lake Superior goaltender Kevin Murdock, and Northern Michigan freshman forward Cohen Adair were all recognized for outstanding weekends.
Postgame® Offensive Player of the Week
Anders Lee, ND
Jr., F (Edina, MN)
Lee had a goal and an assist, and was the Perani Cup third star, in a 3-2 loss to Western Michigan on Friday and scored twice and was the Perani Cup first star in a 4-0 win over the Broncos on Sunday. He finished the weekend +4, with 12 shots on goal.
Gladiator® Defenseman of the Week
Mac Bennett, UM
Jr. (Narragansett, RI)
Bennett had a goal and an assist in both a 4-4 tie/shootout win against Northern Michigan on Friday and a 4-3 loss to the Wildcats on Saturday. He finished the weekend +2, with a blocked shot and seven shots on goal.
Goaltender of the Week
Kevin Murdock, LSSU
Jr. (Bradenton, FL)
Murdock stopped 37 shots and was the Perani Cup third star in a 2-1 loss at Alaska on Friday and made a career-high 48 saves and was the Perani Cup first star in a 4-2 win over the Nanooks on Saturday.
Gongshow Rookie of the Week
Cohen Adair, NMU
F (Stratford, ON)
Adair had a goal and an assist, and was the Perani Cup third star, in a 4-4 tie with Michigan on Friday and scored again in a 4-3 win over the Wolverines on Saturday.