Atlantic Hockey News
Sacred Heart senior goaltender Jason Smith of St. Lambert, Que., earned Atlantic Hockey player of the week honours after making 28 saves in a 2-1 win at No. 11 ranked Cornell. Smith, who made 13 of his 28 saves in the third period, has allowed just one goal in each of his last four games while posting a 3-0-1 record.
Jocelyn Menard of Quebec City, a junior goaltender for R.I.T., blocked 33 shots, including 11 in the third period, in a 3-2 win over Quinnipiac on Jan. 4. Sophomore forward Steve Pinizotto of Mississauga, Ont., tallied two assists for Tigers. Mercyhurst senior goaltender Jordan Wakefield of Spruce Grove, Alta., stopped 88 of 95 shots (.926) in a pair of losses to Air Force on Jan. 5 and on Jan. 6. American International junior forward Jereme Tendler of Viceroy, Sask., recorded two goals and an assist in a 5-4 loss to Connecticut on Jan. 6.