January 21, 2003

Zucker Named ECAC Women's Hockey Rookie of the Week

Jan. 21, 2003

Brown freshman Keaton Zucker was named the ECAC Women's Hockey Rookie of the Week after leading the Bears to a win and tie against sixth ranked St. Lawrence in a two-game series over the weekend. Zucker tallied three goals, including the game-winning and game-tying goals, and added two assists for a weekend total of five points.

With less than three minutes left to play in the game and the Bears down 5-4 on Saturday, Zucker went one on one with Saints goalkeeper Rachel Barrie on a breakaway and beat her to tie the game 5-5. The goal was her second of the game and third point of the game, a career-high for the freshman.

Zucker is second among rookies with nine points on the year. Her six goals ties her for fourth on the team. The Bears moved into third place in the ECAC with the win and tie over the weekend, improving their record to 8-7-4 overall and 5-3-1in ECAC play.