BOSTON, MA -- Another week in the books and another set of Eastern Hockey League (EHL) alums to congratulate. Brian Kowalski (Walpole Express) and Dom Kuziak (Vermont Lumberjacks) and are each working their way through their Freshmen season at the Division III level. Kowalski is goaltender for the Skidmore Thoroughbreds and Kuziak is a forward for the Castleton Spartans. Both EHL alums posted top performances this past weekend, and thus earned recognition from the New England Hockey Conference (NEHC).
Kowalski was tabbed as the starter shortly prior to puck drop as Skidmore took on the nationally-ranked UMass Boston Beacons on Friday night. It worked out well for the Thorobreds as Kowalski stopped 41 shots in a 3-2 overtime win, and was named the NEHC Goalie of the Week.
After being held off the scoresheet on Friday night against New England College. Kuziak posted a career-high three points in the Spartans win over the Southern Maine Huskies on Saturday. Kuziak's goal and two assists helped lead the way to a 5-1 win, and earned himself the NEHC Rookie of the Week award.
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