Ott, Amanda Lucky honored again
POTSDAM, N.Y.—The same SUNY Potsdam women's hockey duo that was honored last week by the ECAC West has been honored again. Jordan Ott (Hilton, N.Y./Rochester Edge) wins her eighth conference Rookie of the Week award in 15 weeks, while teammate Amanda Lucky (Kanata, Ontario/Clarkson University) remains on the honor roll.
Ott added six more points to her program record-setting total in two contests against Utica as the Bears wrapped up the regular season. She recorded her second hat trick of the season with three goals, including the game-tying tally, and tacked on an assist in Potsdam's 4-4 draw with the Pioneers on Saturday. On Sunday, she added contributed two more assists as Potsdam fell 6-4 at Utica.
The freshman now holds the Bears' single-season records in goals (22) and points (36) as she leads the team in scoring. Ott is now sixth in the nation, second among rookies, with 1.50 points-per-game. Ott is also second nationally in goals-per-game (0.92) and power-play goals (9).
Lucky recorded five more points in a strong weekend against Utica College. She had three assists in Potsdam's draw with the Pioneers on Saturday. She added a goal and another assist on Sunday.
The senior assistant captain is third on the team in scoring with 12 goals and 18 assists for 30 points. She is just the fourth Bear to reach the 30-point plateau ever. Lucky is averaging 1.20 points-per-game, placing her 20th in scoring in the NCAA.
The Bears (12-9-4, 7-5-4 ECAC West) are the fifth seed in the upcoming ECAC West Tournament. They will travel to fourth-seeded Utica on Sunday, March 2, for a noon rematch of last year's first round matchup.