Michigan State and Ohio State Standouts Named Three Stars




Dec. 31, 2013

ROSEMONT, Ill. -

First Star
Jake Hildebrand, Michigan State
G – So. – Butler, Pa.

  • Stopped 70 of the 72 shots he faced (.972 save percentage) to help Michigan State tie Michigan Tech and defeat No. 3/3 Michigan at the Great Lakes Invitational
  • Recorded 41 saves during Friday’s 2-2 tie with the Huskies, marking his second highest single-game save total this season
  • Notched his first shutout of the season with 29 saves in Saturday’s 3-0 victory over the Wolverines
  • Led all Big Ten goalies with a .946 save percentage in December
  • Earns his second career Big Ten weekly award
  • Last Michigan State honoree: Jake Hildebrand (Second Star) on Dec. 10, 2013

Second Star
Ryan Dzingel, Ohio State
F – Jr. – Wheaton, Ill.

  • Tallied five points (one goal, four assists) and a plus/minus rating of +4 to lead Ohio State to a weekend sweep of Mercyhurst
  • Notched one goal and one assist on Saturday, including the primary assist on the game-winning goal in the third period
  • Matched his career high with three assists in Sunday’s 7-2 victory
  • Leads all Big Ten players with 23 points this season (10 goals, 13 assists) and is currently riding a nine-game point streak
  • Claims his first career Big Ten weekly award
  • Last Ohio State honoree: Logan Davis (Third Star) on Nov. 19, 2013

Third Star
Nick Oddo, Ohio State
F – Jr. – Omaha, Neb.

  • Recorded five points (one goal, four assists) as the Buckeyes posted a weekend sweep of Mercyhurst
  • Registered a career-high three assists in Saturday’s 6-3 win over the Lakers
  • Notched the game-winning goal on Sunday and also picked up an assist
  • Has already established new career highs for points (14) and assists (10) in a season
  • Earns his second career Big Ten weekly award after being named First Star on Oct. 29
  • Last Ohio State honoree: Logan Davis (Third Star) on Nov. 19, 2013

 

 

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