Senior forward Daniel O’Donoghue earned Atlantic Hockey Association player of the week honors for recording three assists in a 5-5 tie with Robert Morris on Saturday. He reached 100 career points that night to become the 16th player in the program’s NCAA Division I history to top the century mark.
O’Donoghue is the fourth Laker to earn AHA’s weekly honors, along with junior Jimmy Sarjeant (goaltender of the week three times), junior forward Daniel Bahntge (co-player of the week Dec. 3) and freshman forward Kyle Dutra (rookie of the week Oct. 29).
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The Mercyhurst women’s hockey team swept all three weekly honors from College Hockey America on Monday. Sophomore forward Emily Janiga was named player of the week for totaling a career-high six points (three goals, three assists) in a 7-1 win against Lindenwood on Saturday, while junior Amanda Makela was named top goaltender after stopping 31-of-33 shots in a two-game sweep of the Lions. Freshman defenseman Jillian Skinner earned top rookie honors for her two assists in those games.