Phillipich named Atlantic Hockey Offensive Player of the Week
Oct. 23, 2006
U.S.A.F. ACADEMY, Colo. - Air Force sophomore winger Mike Phillipich was named the Atlantic Hockey Association Offensive Player of the Week for his six-point series against Bentley, Oct. 21-22, at the Cadet Ice Arena.
Phillipch had a career-best two goals and four points in the Falcons' 5-1 win on Friday. He scored AFA's second goal of the game which was the eventual game-winner. He had two assists in Saturday's 6-5 loss to Bentley. The Lansing, Mich., native tied his career-high of two assists both nights and was a +6 in the two-game series.
Air Force is 2-4 overall and 1-1 in the AHA. The Falcons travel to Tampa for the Lightning College Hockey Classic, Oct. 27-28, at the St. Pete Times Forum (the home of the NHL's Tampa Bay Lightning). Air Force plays Alabama-Huntsville, Friday, Oct. 27, at 5:05 p.m. EST. The Falcons will then play either Army or Notre Dame, Saturday, Oct. 28, at 5:05 p.m. or 8:05 p.m. EST.