Tommy Nixon Named Atlantic Hockey Goaltender of the Week
WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior goaltender Tommy Nixon has been named the Atlantic Hockey Goalie of the Week after his performance in the Crusaders’ weekend series with Canisius on Oct. 12 and Oct. 13.
On Oct. 12, Nixon started in goal in the Crusaders 2018-19 season opener and led his team to an opening night win. Nixon made 30 saves to hold off the Golden Griffins, 4-2.
Nixon started in goal on Oct. 13 and turned aside all four shots he faced in just over two-minutes of action before he was taken out of the game due to injury.
This is the first weekly honor for Nixon and the first weekly honor for the Crusaders in the 2018-19 season.