Jon Gillies was honored by the Hockey East for the second consecutive week.
Oct. 22, 2012
WAKEFIELD, Mass. -
Men’s hockey freshman goalie Jon Gillies (South Portland, Maine) was named the Hockey East Rookie of the Week, it was announced by the conference on Monday afternoon.
Gillies, who has started four straight games to open the season, posted a 0-1-1 record at fourth-ranked Miami (Ohio) over the weekend, including a .914 save percentage, a 2.34 GAA and 53 saves in 128:02 of work in a pair of overtime games. He stopped 27 of 28 shots to lead the Friars to a 1-1 overtime tie on Friday night.
Gillies, a product of the Indiana Ice of the USHL, is Providence’s first Hockey Rookie of the Week since Ross Mauermann (Janesville, Wis.) earned the honor on March 12, 2012. Last week, Gillies was named a Hockey East Co-Defensive Player of the Week (10/15/12). For the season, Gillies has posted a 2.11 GAA and a .924 save percentage.
Hockey East Weekly Award Winners - Oct. 22, 2012
Athletic Republic Player of the Week: Johnny Gaudreau (Boston College)
Pro Ambitions Rookie of the Week: Jon Gillies (Providence College)
Hockey East Co-Defensive Player of the Week: Doug Carr (UMass-Lowell)
Hockey East Co-Defensive Player of the Week: Casey DeSmith (New Hampshire)
Hockey East Team of the Week: Boston College
Official StoreOfficial Online
Seven Men's Hockey Players...
Seven Providence College men’s hockey players were named to the 2015 Hockey East All-Academic Team, including recent graduate Ross Mauermann, Brooks...
2015 Men’s Ice Hockey ...
The 2015 Providence College men’s hockey golf tournament is officially sold out. The annual fundraising event will take place on Aug. 14, 2015 at the...
Foley And Ruggiero Selected ...
Incoming Providence College men's hockey freshman forward Erik Foley (Mansfield, Mass.) was selected by the Winnipeg Jets in the third round (78th overall)...
Jake Walman Invited To...
Hockey Canada announced on Tuesday (June 23) that Providence College sophomore defenseman Jake Walman has been invited to National Junior Team Summer...
Men's Hockey Announces...
Providence College men's hockey Head Coach Nate Leaman announced the complete class of seven student-athletes that will join the defending national champion ...
Jake Walman And Erik Foley...
Sophomore defenseman Jake Walman and incoming freshman forward Erik Foley have been invited to U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp.
2015 NCAA Men's Hockey...
Providence College fans can relive the memories of the Friar men's hockey team's first NCAA Championship with the Championship DVD, on sale now at the...
Noel Acciari Signs With The ...
Providence College men's hockey senior forward Noel Acciari (Johnston, R.I.) has signed an entry-level contract with the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey...