Messina Receives Defensive Player of the Week
WORCESTER, Mass. - Junior Tori Messina received the NEWHA Defensive Player of the Week award for play Jan. 29-Feb. 3.
Messina recorded one goal and two assists for three points on the weekend. The junior captain also went +6 in two wins against Post. Messina leads the defensive core with 15 points on five goals and 10 assists through 22 games.
The NEWHA is comprised of six Division I/II independent women's hockey schools: Holy Cross, Post, St. Michael's. Saint Anselm, Franklin Pierce and Sacred Heart. The Crusaders will compete within the NEWHA for the 2017-18 season until the team transistions to Hockey East next year.