Big Ten Hockey Three Stars
Nov. 28, 2017


First Star
Cale Morris, Notre Dame
G – So. – Larkspur, Colo.

• Backstopped the Fighting Irish to a weekend sweep of No. 6/6 Minnesota, making 84 saves for a .977 save percentage as the Fighting Irish extended their nation-leading winning streak to nine games
• Turned aside all 44 shots faced on Friday for his third shutout in his last five contests
• Stopped 40 of 42 shots faced in Saturday’s 5-2 victory, with Minnesota's two goals coming on the power play
• Earns his fourth career weekly award and third in as many weeks
• Last Notre Dame honoree: Cale Morris (First Star) on Nov. 21, 2017

Second Star
Tanner Laczynski, Ohio State
F – So. – Shorewood, Ill.

• Registered four points, tying for both the Big Ten lead and second in the NCAA, in Ohio State’s weekend sweep of Michigan
• Assisted the game-tying goal in the Buckeyes’ 3-2 victory on Friday
• Scored Saturday’s eventual gamewinner just 49 seconds after the Wolverines had tied the game, before adding two assists on the Buckeyes’ insurance goals
• Earns his third career weekly award and second of the season
• Last Ohio State honoree: Tanner Laczynski (Second Star) on Oct. 31, 2017

Third Star
Seamus Malone, Wisconsin
F – Jr. – Naperville, Ill.

• Tied for the Big Ten lead in points (four) last weekend, guiding the Badgers to a series split with Mercyhurst
• Scored at 5:27 in the third period to give the Badgers a 2-1 lead in the eventual loss
• Posted his second-career three-point game on Saturday, scoring to break a 1-1 tie at 18:34 in the second period before adding a pair of assists
• Earns his third career weekly award and first of the season
• Last Wisconsin honoree: Kyle Hayton (First Star) on Oct. 17, 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