January 16, 2006

Andrew Contois And Zach Tarkir Honored By The CCHA

 

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. â€Â“ Two Northern Michigan University hockey players have been selected by the Central CollegiateHockey Association (CCHA) as a Player of the Week.  Andrew Contois was namedthe CCHA Offensive Player of the Week while teammate Zach Tarkir was named theCCHA Defenseman of the Week.

 

Contois (4-1-5, +3) had a hat trick and an assist inFridayâ€Â™s 5-0 win and another goal in Saturdayâ€Â™s 2-1 victory as the â€Â˜Cats swept Ferris State.  He leads the team with 10 goals.

 

Tarkir (0-2-2, +3) assisted on two goals on Friday night andhelped NMU penalty killers record a perfect 11-for-11 mark in a pair of wins. This is the second time this season he has been named a Player of the Week. 

 



Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
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