Middlebury College men's hockey player Kevin Cooper (Mississauga, Ont.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week in hockey.
Cooper scored a hat-trick, including a goal six seconds into the game, as #3 Middlebury defeated #1 Norwich 6-2 in front of a sold out crowd of 2,600 at the Kenyon Arena. Cooper also assisted on a goal in the game, while netting his third 7:25 into the third period to seal the win. The senior now leads the team and the NESCAC with 42 points on the season.