Abruzzese Named ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week

Abruzzese Named ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – First-year forward Nick Abruzzese was named ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week, the conference announced today (Feb. 3).

Abruzzese was outstanding in Harvard's lone game this week, scoring two goals and adding two assists as part of an eight-goal night for the Crimson in an 8-5 win at Union. The Slate Hill, NY native is now leading the nation in rookie scoring, averaging 1.35 points per-game this season. He led all NCAA freshmen with 12 points (four goals, eight assists), eight assists, three power play goals, and seven power play points during the month of January.

Harvard opens the 68th Beanpot against No. 13/13 Northeastern at TD Garden tonight at 5 p.m. (NESN, NHL Network, TSN2).