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Michigan, Minnesota and Ohio State Standouts Named Three Stars

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Michigan, Minnesota and Ohio State Standouts Named Three Stars

Gophers’ Schierhorn earns first star after holding the nation’s top-ranked offense to just three goals on the weekend

First Star

Eric Schierhorn, Minnesota
G – So. – Anchorage, Alaska

  • Held the nation's top-ranked offense to just three goals on 69 shots over the weekend as the Gophers swept No. 4/6 Penn State
  • Led the Big Ten over the weekend in save percentage (.952), wins (2), saves (66) and minutes played (120)
  • Earns his sixth career weekly award and third of the season
  • Last Minnesota honoree: Eric Schierhorn (Third Star) on Jan. 31, 2017
  • Last Minnesota First Star: Eric Schierhorn on Jan. 3, 2017

Second Star

Nick Schilkey, Ohio State
F – Sr. – Marysville, Mich.

  • Tied for the NCAA and Big Ten lead with six points as the Buckeyes split the weekend series at Michigan
  • Recorded his 20th goal of the season on Saturday, making him the first Buckeye with 20 goals since Ryan Dzingel in 2014 (22) and the eighth to hit 20 for the Buckeyes since 2000
  • Tallied five of his six points in the third periods, including the game-winning goal with 30 seconds left on Saturday
  • Earns his seventh career weekly award and third of the season
  • Last Ohio State honorees: Mason Jobst (First Star) and Christian Frey (Third Star) on Jan. 24, 2017

Third Star

Cooper Marody, Michigan
F – So. – Brighton, Mich.

  • Tied for the NCAA and Big Ten lead with six points, including a conference-leading four goals, as the Wolverines split the weekend series against No. 11/11 Ohio State
  • Recorded his first career hat trick on Friday, scoring his third goal in the second period to lift the Wolverines over Ohio State
  • Earns his first career weekly award
  • Last Michigan honoree: Will Lockwood (Third Star) on Oct. 25, 2016
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