Big Ten Hockey Three Stars
Jan. 3, 2018


First Star
Cooper Marody, Michigan
F – Jr. – Brighton. Mich.

• Registered four points, including a hat trick, to help Michigan claim third place at the 53rd Annual Great Lakes Invitational
• Recorded an assist in the Wolverines' 6-4 loss to eventual tournament champion Bowling Green on Monday
• Posted his second-career hat trick in a come-from-behind victory over Michigan State on Tuesday to claim third place
• Earns his third career weekly award and second of the season
• Last Michigan honoree: Tony Calderone (Second Star) on Nov. 14, 2017
• Last Michigan First Star honoree: Zach Nagelvoort on March 14, 2017

Second Star
Matthew Weis, Ohio State
F – Sr. – Freehold, N.J.

• Tallied three points last week to help Ohio State sweep Niagara
• Registered an assist on the game-winning goal with seven seconds remaining on Friday
• Scored two power-play goals on Saturday, including the eventual game winner, to extend his point streak to four games
• The two-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree earns his second career weekly award and first of the season
• Last Ohio State honoree: Sean Romeo (First Star) on Dec. 12, 2017

Third Star
Mat Robson, Minnesota
G – So. – Mississauga, Ontario

• Picked up his first career win on Saturday night to help the Gophers clinch a weekend sweep over Army West Point
• Made 25 saves on 26 shots for the night, carrying a shutout into the third period
• Has allowed three goals in two games this season for the Gophers, posting a .940 save percentage and a 1.51 GAA
• Earns his first career weekly award
• Last Minnesota honoree: Eric Schierhorn (First Star) on Nov. 7, 2017

2017-18 Big Ten Hockey Three Stars
Oct. 3
First Star: Linus Weissbach, Fr., F, WIS
Second Star: Will Johnson, Jr., F, WIS
Third Star: Trent Frederic, So., F, WIS

Oct. 10
First Star: Mason Jobst, Jr., F, OSU
Second Star: Jake Evans, Sr., F, ND
Third Star: Jordan Gross, Sr., D, ND

Oct. 17
First Star: Kyle Hayton, Sr., G, WIS
Second Star: Denis Smirnov, So., F, PSU
Third Star: Brannon McManus, Fr., F, MINN

Oct. 24
First Star: Mitchell Lewandowski, Fr., F, MSU
Second Star: Jake Slaker, So., F, MICH
Third Star: Sean Romeo, Jr., G, OSU

Oct. 31
First Star: Eric Schierhorn, Jr., G, MINN
Second Star: Tanner Laczynski, So., F, OSU
Third Star: Jake Evans, Sr., F, ND

Nov. 7
First Star: Eric Schierhorn, Jr., G, MINN
Second Star: Cale Morris, So., G, ND
Third Star: Cooper Marody, Jr., F, MICH

Nov. 14
First Star: Cale Morris, So., G, ND
Second Star: Tony Calderone, Sr., F, MICH
Third Star: Mitchell Lewandowski, Fr., F, MSU

Nov. 21
First Star: Cale Morris, So., G, ND
Second Star: Mitchell Lewandowski, Fr., F, MSU
Third Star: Brandon Biro, So., F, PSU

Nov. 28
First Star: Cale Morris, So., G, ND
Second Star: Tanner Laczynski, So., F, OSU
Third Star: Seamus Malone, Jr., F, WIS

Dec. 5
First Star: Cale Morris, So., G, ND
Second Star: Andrew Sturtz, Jr., F, PSU
Third Star: Jack Berry, So., G, WIS

Dec. 12
First Star: Sean Romeo, Jr., G, OSU
Second Star: Denis Smirnov, So., F, PSU
Third Star: Cal Burke, So., F, ND

Jan. 3
First Star: Cooper Marody, Jr., F, MICH
Second Star: Matthew Weis, Sr., F, OSU
Third Star: Mat Robson, So., G, MINN