Notre Dame and Wisconsin Standouts Named Three Stars

Badgers’ Ahcan claims first star after posting first career hat trick and two game-winners in sweep of No. 9/9 Arizona State

 

First Star

Roman Ahcan, Wisconsin

F – So. – Savage, Minn. – Personal Finance

 

  • Scored both game-winning goals and recorded six points to lead the Badgers to a sweep over No. 9/9 Arizona State
  • Notched his first career hat trick and five-point game in Friday’s 7-6 victory
  • His hat trick marked the first for the Badgers at home since defenseman Justin Schultz on Nov. 27, 2010 against Michigan State, while the five-point game was the Badgers’ first since Mark Zengerle had a goal and four assists against Mercyhurst on Nov. 25, 2011
  • Earns his second career weekly award and second of the season
  • Last Wisconsin honoree: Roman Ahcan (Second Star) on Jan. 14, 2020
  • Last Wisconsin First Star honoree: Daniel Lebedeff on Oct. 22, 2019

 

Second Star

Cale Morris, Notre Dame

G – Sr. – Larkspur, Colo. – Business Technology

 

  • Led the Irish to a weekend sweep at Michigan, highlighted by his 10th career shutout
  • Turned aside 34 shots on Friday, including 14 in the final period to preserve the win
  • Finished the series with 53 saves and a 0.50 goals-against average to go along with a conference-leading .981 save percentage
  • Earns his 15th career weekly award and his fourth of the season
  • Last Notre Dame honoree: Cale Morris (First Star) on Jan. 7, 2020

 

 

Third Star

Alex Turcotte, Wisconsin

F – Fr. – Island Lake, Ill. – Undeclared

 

  • Recorded five points on the weekend as Wisconsin swept No. 9/9 Arizona State
  • Matched his career-high with three points in Friday’s 7-6 win on two goals and an assist
  • Added two more assists for consecutive multi-point games and a five-point weekend, the most among the nation’s rookies and the second-most in the Big Ten behind teammate Roman Ahcan
  • Earns his first career weekly award and first since Nov. 12, 2019
  • Last Wisconsin honoree: Roman Ahcan (Second Star) on Jan. 14, 2020

 

2019-20 Big Ten Hockey Three Stars

 

Oct. 15      

First Star: Tommy Nappier, Jr., G, OSU

Second Star: Cole Caufield, Fr., F, WIS

Third Star: Cole Hults, Jr., D, PSU

 

Oct. 22      

First Star: Daniel Lebedeff, So., G, WIS

Second Star: Sammy Walker, So., F, MINN

Third Star: Jack Becker, Jr., F, MICH

 

Oct. 29      

First Star: Mike O’Leary, Sr., F, ND

Second Star: Cal Burke, Sr., F, ND

Third Star: Wyatt Ege, Sr., D, OSU

 

Nov. 5       

First Star: Peyton Jones, Sr., G, PSU

Second Star: Tommy Nappier, Jr., G, OSU

Third Star: Cam Morrison, Sr., F, ND

 

Nov. 12     

First Star: Patrick Khodorenko, F, Sr., MSU

Second Star: Alex Turcotte, F, Fr., WIS

Third Star: Cale Morris, G, Sr., ND

 

Nov. 19     

First Star: John Lethemon, G, Sr., MSU

Second Star: Nate Sucese, F, Sr., PSU

Third Star: Evan Barratt, F, Jr., PSU

 

Nov. 26

First Star: Sam Saliba, F, Sr., MSU

Second Star: Tanner Laczynski, F, Sr., OSU

Third Star: Sam Sternschein, F, Jr., PSU

 

Dec. 3

First Star: Liam Folkes, F, Sr., PSU

Second Star: Evan Barratt, F, Jr., PSU

Third Star: Tommy Nappier, G, Jr., OSU

 

Dec. 10

First Star: John Lethemon, G, Sr., MSU

Second Star: Strauss Mann, G, So., MICH

Third Star: Tommy Nappier, G, Jr., OSU

 

Dec. 17

First Star: Cale Morris, G, Sr., ND

Second Star: John Lethemon, G, Sr., MSU

Third Star: Matt Hellickson, D, Jr., ND

 

Jan. 7

First Star: Cale Morris, G, Sr., ND

Second Star: Jack LaFontaine, G, Jr., MINN

Third Star: Tanner Laczynski, F, Sr., OSU

 

Jan. 14

First Star: Strauss Mann, G, So., MICH

Second Star: Roman Ahcan, F, So., WIS

Third Star: Jared Moe, G, Fr., MINN

 

Jan. 21

First Star: John Lethemon, G, Sr., MSU

Second Star: Tanner Laczynski, F, Sr., OSU

Third Star: Strauss Mann, G, So., MICH

 

Jan. 28

First Star: Brannon McManus, F, Jr., MINN

Second Star: Sampo Ranta, F, So., MINN

Third Star: Cole Hults, D, Jr., PSU

 

Feb. 4

First Star: Sammy Walker, F, So., MINN

Second Star: Bryce Brodzinski, F, Fr., MINN

Third Star: Brannon McManus, F, Jr., MINN

 

Feb. 11

First Star: Jake Slaker, F, Sr., MICH

Second Star: Jimmy Lambert, F, So., MICH

Third Star: Peyton Jones, G, Sr., PSU

 

Feb. 18

First Star: Will Lockwood, F, Sr., MICH

Second Star: Blake McLaughlin, F, So., MINN

Third Star: Jake Slaker, F, Sr., MICH

 

Feb. 25

First Star: Roman Ahcan, F, So., WIS

Second Star: Cale Morris, G, Sr., ND

Third Star: Alex Turcotte, F, Fr., WIS