Press Box


FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. â€Â“ Two Northern Michigan University hockey players were honored by the Central Collegiate HockeyAssociation (CCHA) for their play against Western Michigan University over the weekend.  Zach Tarkir was named the CCHA Defenseman of the Week while BillZaniboni was named the CCHA Goaltender of the Week. 


Tarkir was +3, picked up an assist and helped the â€Â˜Cats kill16-of-17 opposition power plays in a weekend win and tie against Western Michigan.


Zaniboni blocked 37-of-39 shots (.949), including 18 for hissecond career shutout on Saturday, in a tie and win against the Broncos.


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Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director