PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
11.04.09 by Mike Klein
Congratulations Jacob Rutt and Trent Ruffolo!.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Jacob Rutt (New Hampshire Junior Monarchs)
In a pivotal 2nd meeting with the Bridgewater Bandits, Rutt netted his first career hat trick, as the Monarchs would win by a score of 7-1. The Scarborough, ME native would score 2 straight in the 2nd frame, adding an assist as well. He would score his 3rd goal and record his 4th point of the game in the final period. A big, skilled defenseman who has received a lot of early D1 interest, Jacob is the son of Lisa and Norman Rutt.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Trent Ruffolo (New Hampshire Jr. Monarchs)
The Yale recruit had 4 points in a 7-1 victory over the Bridgewater Bandits this past weekend. Among those 4 points were 2 goals in the 1st period that would go on to be the game-tying and game-winning goals. In 12 games this season Trent has 8 goals and 9 assists. His 17 points place him 2nd on the team in scoring. Trent is the son of Kelly and John Ruffolo of Coral Springs, FL.