Big Ten Hockey Three Stars
Oct. 24, 2017


First Star
Mitchell Lewandowski, Michigan State
F – Fr. – Clarkston, Mich.

• Tied for the conference lead with four points in a home-and-home series split against Western Michigan
• Tallied his first career game-winning goal on Friday to carry the Spartans over Western Michigan by a 6-4 margin
• Assisted three of Michigan State’s six goals on Friday
• Claims his first career weekly award
• Last Michigan State First Star: Jerad Rosburg on Nov. 29, 2016
• Last Michigan State honoree: Ed Minney (Second Star) on Jan. 24, 2017

Second Star
Jake Slaker, Michigan
F – So. – San Diego, Calif.

• Registered three points, including a pair of goals, in Michigan’s weekend sweep of Vermont
• Assisted the game-winning goal in Friday’s 4-1 victory
• Netted the game-tying and game-winning goals in the Wolverines’ 3-2 come-from-behind victory on Saturday
• Earns his second career weekly award and first of the season
• Last Michigan honoree: Zach Nagelvoort (First Star) on March 14, 2017

Third Star
Sean Romeo, Ohio State
G – Jr. – Cary, N.C.

• Backstopped Ohio State to a pair of victories at UMass, including his first collegiate shutout
• Stopped 47 of 48 shots faced for a .979 save percentage on the weekend
• Allowed a single goal on the weekend for a 0.50 goals against average
• Earns his first career weekly award
• Last Ohio State honoree: Mason Jobst (First Star) on Oct. 10, 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