CCHA Players of the Week – Mar. 4

The Central Collegiate Hockey Association announced their players of the week for the final games of the regular season today, with a few Michigan connections cracking the list. Northern Michigan goaltender Jared Coreau was named goaltender of the week after stopping 84 shots over the weekend. Meanwhile, Michigan goaltender Steve Racine picked up rookie of the week honors after leading his Wolverines to a regulation win on Friday, and a shootout win after a regulation tie on Saturday.

From the CCHA:

Postgame® Offensive Player of the Week

Mario Lucia, ND

Fr., F (Plymouth, MN)

Lucia scored the game-winning goal in a 4-3 win over Bowling Green on Friday. He had a goal and an assist, and was named the Perani Cup second star, in a 4-1 victory on Saturday to complete the sweep of the Falcons.


Gladiator® Defenseman of the Week

Craig Dalrymple, OSU                             

Fr. (Kippen, ON)

Dalrymple had an assist in a 3-0 win at Miami on Friday and had a goal and an assist in a 4-2 loss to the RedHawks on Saturday. He also had six blocks, six shots on goal and finished +2 on the weekend.


Warrior® Goaltender of the Week

Jared Coreau, NMU

Jr. (Perth, ON)

Coreau stopped 50 shots, and was named the Perani Cup second star, in a 3-1 win over Lake Superior on Friday. He stopped 32-of-34 shots in a 3-0 loss to the Lakers on Saturday.


Gongshow® Rookie of the Week

Steve Racine, UM

G (Williamsville, NY)

Racine stopped 22 shots, and was named the Perani Cup second star, in a 4-1 win over Ferris State on Friday. He made 24 saves, stopped all three shootout attempts and was named the Perani Cup first star in a 1-1 tie/shootout win against the Bulldogs on Saturday.