The senior defenseman had a four-point weekend stemming from a pair of goals and a pair of assists. Milnthorp assisted a goal in the opener before doubling his goal total for the season with a multi-goal game in the finale, his second multi-goal game in his career. He also assisted on a short-handed goal to complete his second three-point game in his career. Milnthorp finished the weekend with a +5 on-ice rating.
Milnthorp is the third different Sabre defenseman to earn D3Hockey.com Team of the Week recognition.
The full D3Hockey.com Team of the Week can be viewed at http://d3hockey.com/awards/team-of-the-week/men/2016-17/feb-8.
Marian takes a week off before heading to Aurora to open the final series of the season Friday, February 17 at 7 p.m.
Marian University was founded in 1936 by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes in Fond du Lac, Wis. The institution has one of the lowest student-faculty ratios in the state and strives to live its core values as a community committed to learning, dedicated to service and social justice and joined together by spiritual traditions. Marian offers undergraduate, adult, master’s and doctoral degree programs at its main campus and in facilities throughout Wisconsin.