March 13, 2009
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – The Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) announces the top three finalists for the six major individual awards which will be presented on Thursday, March 19 at the Fox Theatre in Detroit. The six major awards are the Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Best Offensive Defenseman, Best Defensive Defenseman and Best Defensive Forward.
Erik Gustafsson is the lone Wildcat to make the cut. The sophomore from Kvissleby, Sweden is a finalist for the Best Offensive Defenseman Award. Gustafsson led CCHA defensemen with 25 points and his 22 assists tied him for second among all players and was first among blue liners.
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