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UNH’s Tirone named Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week


Monitor staff
Monday, November 27, 2017

University of New Hampshire goaltender Danny Tirone picked up 34 saves in a 5-0 shutout over Yale on Nov. 25 to earn the Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week nod for the fifth time in his career.

The Goaltender of the Month for October posted his third shutout of the season in the win and moves to 7-4-1 with a .932 save percentage on the season.

Tirone ranks second all-time at UNH with 3,050 career saves – just the second player in school history to reach 3,000 saves.

The No. 13 Wildcats travel to No. 9 Providence on Friday.