Rebecca Johnston Named MLX Skates Player of the Week

Rebecca Johnston Named MLX Skates Player of the Week

March 1, 2011

Rebecca Johnston, Cornell - (Junior, Forward - Sudbury, Ontario)


2GP, 4a-1g--5pts, +3; Johnston had a huge weekend to lift the Big Red past Rensselaer in the ECAC Hockey quarterfinals. On Friday, she scored the game-tying goal with 6.6 seconds left in the third period to force overtime, where she assisted on Karlee Overguard's game-winner. Then, Saturday, she potted her third hat trick of the season to lead Cornell to a 6-1 victory.

Other nominees:  Kelly Babstock Quinnipiac and Kate Buesser, Harvard

Complete List of MLX Skates 2010-11 Players of the Week:

October 5, 2010 - Kate Wheeler, Jr., F, Quinnipiac University
October 12, 2010 - Erica Uden Johansson, Fr., F, Quinnipiac University
October 19, 2010 - Regan Boulton, So., F, Quinnipiac University
October 26, 2010 - Kate Wheeler, Jr. F, Quinnipiac University
November 2, 2010 - Liza Ryabkina, Sr., F, Harvard University
November 9, 2010 - Hayley Hughes, Sr., F, Cornell University   
November 16, 2010 - Sasha Nanji, So., D, Dartmouth College
November 23, 2010 - Alley Bero, Jr., F, St. Lawrence University
November 30, 2010 - Kate Wheeler, Jr., F, Quinnipiac University
December 7, 2010 - Kelly Babstock, Fr., F, Quinnipiac University
December 14, 2010 - Vanessa Emond, Jr., F, St. Lawrence University
January 4, 2011 - Jenna Hobeika, Jr., F, Dartmouth College
Janaury 11, 2011 - Rebecca Johnston, Jr., F, Cornell University
January 18, 2011 - Kelly Sabatine, So., F, St. Lawrence University 
January 25, 2011 - Camille Dumais, So., F, Dartmouth College  
February 1, 2011 - Danielle Skirrow, So., F, Clarkson University
February 8, 2011 - Jenna Ciotti, Fr., F, Yale University
February 15, 2011 - Kelly Babstock, Fr., F, Quinnipiac University
February 22, 2011 - Amanda Trunzo, Sr., F, Dartmouth College