Big Ten Hockey Three Stars
Oct. 3, 2017


First Star
Linus Weissbach, Wisconsin
F – Fr. – Gothenburg, Sweden

• Scored two goals in his collegiate debut, netting the Badgers’ second and third goals in a 3-2 win over Michigan Tech
• Scored his first power-play goal and first game-winning goal
• Became first Badger to score two goals in his debut since Michael Davies scored two in a 3-0 win over Northern Michigan on Oct. 6, 2006
• Claims his first career weekly award
• Last Wisconsin honoree: Jack Berry (Third Star) on Feb. 28, 2017
• Last Wisconsin First Star: Cameron Hughes on Jan. 31, 2017

Second Star
Will Johnson, Wisconsin
F – Jr. – Santa Barbara, Calif.

• Netted Wisconsin’s first goal of the season 5:51 into the first period of Sunday’s 3-2 victory over Michigan Tech
• Assisted the Badgers’ second goal, a power-play tally, for his seventh career multi-point game
• Earns his first career weekly award
• Last Wisconsin honoree: Jack Berry (Third Star) on Feb. 28, 2017

Third Star
Trent Frederic, Wisconsin
So. – F – St. Louis, Mo.

• Assisted the second goal and game-winning goal for the Badgers in the season-opening win in the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game
• Recorded two assists for his 11th multi-point game in 31 career contests, one shy of current program leaders Cameron Hughes (103 games played) and Seamus Malone (71 games played)
• Claims his third career weekly award and first since Feb. 21, 2017 (Second Star)
• Last Wisconsin honoree: Jack Berry (Third Star) on Feb. 28, 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