ORONO – The University of Maine women’s hockey team stunned No. 9 Quinnipiac at home Saturday with a 4-2 win, and the series also produced an award for one of Maine’s young guns.
Freshman Michelle Weis was named Hockey East Rookie of the Week Monday afternoon for her efforts against the Bobcats. She had three assists on the weekend, two of which came in Maine’s win Saturday. The victory was Maine’s first against Quinnipiac since 2011. The team lost the day prior 2-1.
The Black Bears have a two-game series against RPI starting this Friday.