Ian Dams Named AHA Rookie Of The Week

Oct. 30, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross freshman goaltender Ian Dams (Manotick, Ontario) has been named the Atlantic Hockey Association Rookie of the Week for his performance in games against Merrimack and Yale last week. He stopped 51 of 54 shots in the two games for a .944 save percentage.

Dams earned his first collegiate victory as he made 29 saves in Holy Cross' 2-1 win at Merrimack on Tuesday, October 24, while he stopped 22 shots in the 2-1 loss at Yale on Friday, October 27. His 2.65 goals against average and .914 save percentage in three games are currently ranked fourth in Atlantic Hockey.

Holy Cross is 2-3 overall and 1-1 in Atlantic Hockey. This weekend the Crusaders host Canisius in Atlantic Hockey action on Friday and Saturday, November 3-4 at the Hart Center. Friday night's game is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., while Saturday's contest will begin at 4:00 p.m.