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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SUNYAC Athletes of the Week
Street, Hopson honored
FREDONIA, N.Y. -- Pat Street (Annapolis, Maryland) of the men's hockey team and Julia Hopson (Poughkeepsie) of the track and field team were recognized by the SUNYAC as athletes of the week in thier respective sports.
Street, the conference's goaltender of the week, made 47 saves in a 3-3 tie vs. SUNY Plattsburgh, including nine in overtime, on Friday. The following night, he stopped 27 more shots in the 4-2 win over SUNY Potsdam while playing all 60 minutes. Street improved his overall save percentage to .923 (.925 in the conference). He has a 2.66 GAA in 15 games and a 6-5-4 record with one shutout.
Hopson was named the female field athlete of the week. She won a pair of events at Case Western Reserve on Saturday, tossing the 20 pound weight a distance of 15.16 meters and throwing the shot a personal best 12.05 meters. The Devils finished third in a field of 12 teams.