Tuesday, 14 November 2017 18:44

Weis named Hockey East Rookie of the Week for second time

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ORONO - Michelle Weis is establishing her self as a major presence on the Maine women's hockey squad, and her efforts were recognized once more this week.


The Black Bears freshman forward was named Hockey East Rookie of the Week for the second time this year, after the scored two goals in three games for Maine. Her short-handed effort against Northeastern was crucial to a 4-2 win, and she nabbed an overtime winner against UConn at Alfond Arena over the weekend as well.


She now has five goals and six assists on the season, good for 11 points.

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Jon Alba joined ABC 7 and FOX 22 in September of 2015 to serve as sports director and anchor. He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University, where he served as general manager of the school's television station Q30 Television for two years.

During his tenure, Q30 was named "College Television Station of the Year" by the College Media Association in 2014, and picked up additional national award recognition as well. Jon has been acknowledged by the Society of Professional Journalists for his commitment to sports journalism, including his investigative work while covering Quinnipiac Athletics.

Prior to moving to Maine, Jon was a lifelong resident of New Jersey. There, he formed a passion for covering sports, knowing since age 5 he wanted to tell stories for a living.

In the past, Jon has worked at MLB Network, alongside MLB Advanced Media. Additionally, his work has been featured on AOL Sports. He can be contacted at [email protected] or on Twitter @JonAlba.