October 12, 2009

Erik Gustafsson CCHA Defenseman Of The Week

Erik Gustafsson
Erik Gustafsson

 

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – Erik Gustafsson was selected this week’s Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) Defenseman of the Week for his play over the weekend against Michigan Tech and Minnesota-Duluth. The junior from Kvissleby, Sweden had two goals and two assists as the Wildcats split, losing at MTU Friday (3-5) and winning at Duluth Sunday (3-1) to open up the 2009-10 season.
Against the Huskies he scored the opening goal of the game at 7:26 of the first period. Gustafsson then assisted on Greger Hanson’s goal also in the first period at 19:45. Against the Bulldogs, Gustafsson scored the first goal of the game, his second of the season at 3:34 of the second period. He assisted on Mark Olver’s power-play goal at 17:41 of the third period.
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