Chmiel Named Atlantic Hockey Player of the Week

Nov. 28, 2005

Milford, CT - Pioneer senior defenseman Bernie Chmiel (Pittsburgh, PA) was named Atlantic Hockey Player of the Week Monday.

Chmiel anchored a Pioneer power play that notched five goals in SHU's win over RIT on Sunday. After assisting on the first three goals with the extra man, Chmiel scored the fourth goal, tallying his third goal of the season. The goal turned out to be the game winner for Sacred Heart. His four points in the game raised his total to six on the season, including three goals and three assists.

Chmiel and the Pioneers have a busy week ahead of them. Tuesday night they host Army at 7:00 pm at the Milford Ice Pavilion. This weekend the Pioneers will be on the road for two games, visiting RPI on Friday night before finishing the home and home with Army on Sunday.