February 14, 2008
MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University hockey team has been selected as the College Hockey News Team of the Week for its sweep of the Michigan State University Spartans last weekend. NMU defeated the Spartans on Friday night by a score of 3-1 then came back on Saturday for the 3-0 shutout.
In the win on Friday, Nick Sirota registered a natural hat trick. Brian Stewart recorded his second career shutout on Saturday and first in Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) action.
The Wildcats (12-15-3, 9-11-2 CCHA) are on the road this week at Ohio State for two CCHA games (Feb. 15-16).
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Sports Information Director