Mangone earns spot on Team of the Week

February 1, 2018

Hockey player MangoneFor the second time this season, senior defenseman Gianni Mangone of Marian University men’s hockey has been named to the Team of the Week.

Mangone became the all-time leader for goals from a defenseman in Marian men’s hockey and helped lead the Sabres to a pair of conference wins. Mangone scored a pair of goals in a victory over Northland where he re-wrote the record books and then assisted a goal against then-ranked No. 15 St. Scholastica to close out his three-point weekend.  The Calgary, Alta. native is currently tied for second amongst defenseman in the NCHA with six goals and is eighth in the conference with 13 points.

The full Team of the Week can be viewed at

Marian hits the road to open the Battle of Highway 41 rivalry series against Lawrence Friday, Feb. 2 for a 7 p.m. puck drop.