College hockey: Boston U's Jake Oettinger leads this week's Three Stars
Here are this week's college hockey Three Stars:
1 - Jake Oettinger, Boston U
The freshman goalie led the Terriers to its first weekend sweep of Commonwealth Avenue rival Boston College since 2002. The Lakeville, Minnesota native stopped 32 Eagle shots in Friday night’s 2-1 home victory. Last night, he stopped all 34 shots at Boston College in posting his fourth shutout of the season in a 3-0 win. He is fourth in the nation with both a 1.78 goals-against average and a .937 save percentage. In addition, he is currently in the midst of a streak of holding opponents scoreless for the last 94:27.
2 - Spencer Foo, Union
The Edmonton, Alberta native led Union to a sweep of ECAC Hockey competition over the weekend. In Friday night’s 4-1 victory against Dartmouth, he scored a goal and added two assists. In Saturday’s 2-1 upset of No. 2 ranked Harvard, he had the game-winning goal in addition to having an assist on the other goal. For the weekend, he finished with five points on two goals and three assists, while also tallying nine shots on goal and a +2 rating. He is currently tied with his teammate Mike Vecchione for the nation’s lead in points with 41.
3 - Cam Brown, Maine
The senior forward had a big weekend as the Black Bears split a weekend series with the UConn Huskies. On Thursday’s game at UConn, the Natick, Massachusetts had two assists in a 6-3 loss. On Saturday at Frozen Fenway, he had the game-winning goal and two assists in a 4-0 shutout against the Huskies. For the weekend, he had five points on a goal and four assists in addition to seven shots on goal and a +2 rating. For the season, he has 26 points on four goals and 22 assists.