Wednesday, March 09, 2005
Michigan players earn weekly honors
Northern Michigan forward Mike Santorelli was named to the CCHA all-rookie team. He has 14 goals in conference play. ... Ferris State senior forward Derek Nesbitt is the CCHA offensive player of the week. He had a hat trick and two assists in a 5-2 win over Western Michigan. Michigan senior Eric Werner (two assists, plus-four against Bowling Green) is the defensive player of the week and Michigan State forward Jim McKenzie (two goals against Notre Dame) is the rookie of the week. ... Two Wayne State players took top weekly honors in College Hockey America. Junior goalie Matt Kelly, who had his first shutout in two years in a 4-0 win over Alabama-Huntsville, was honored on defense, while right wing Tylor Michel (two goals, two assists) is the co-rookie of the week.