Mike Collins Named HEA Player of the Month for January
- Updated: January 30, 2013
Merrimack College junior Mike Collins was named Hockey East’s Player of the Month for January.
Collins tallied a league-high 11 points (4g,7a) in seven January games for the Warriors, recording three three-point games and four multi-point games. Posted a +4 rating, 20 shots on goal, and one game-winning goal in the 4-2-1 month for Merrimack. Collins was also the Co-Hockey East Player of the Week for last week.
Junior goaltender Sam Marotta was the runner-up for Hockey East Goaltender of the Month after recording a 4-1-1 record in January, with a 1.97 goals-against and a .929 save percentage.
Fans should be advised that many tickets issued for Friday’s game against UMass Lowell will indicate a 7:30 p.m. start, but the game was moved to 7 p.m. due to television.