Worcester Mass. native earns first weekly honor of the season
Fitchburg, Mass. – Fitchburg State sophomore goaltender Brian McGrath (Worcester, Mass.) was recently named Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Ice Hockey Goaltender of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
The second-year netminder posted 81 saves with a .964 save percentage and a 1.44 goals against average in a 1-0-1 week for the Falcons. McGrath stopped 52 shots in a 2-2 overtime draw with Plymouth State on Thursday, while adding 29 saves in a 4-1 victory against Anna Maria on Saturday.
The Fitchburg State ice hockey team (2-2-1, 1-0-1 MASCAC) returns to action on Thursday as it travels to Framingham State for a MASCAC matchup, starting at 7:30 PM.