Dec. 5, 2005
Fairfield, CT - Freshman men's ice hockey forward Bear Trapp (Regina, SK) was named the Enterprise Rent-A-Car / Sacred Heart University Student Athlete of the Week for the week of November 28th-December 4th.
Trapp continued his rookie season success with another strong offensive week, propelling the Pioneers to a 2-1-0 record. Tuesday night against Army Trapp assisted on the Pioneers first goal, and scored the game winning goal in the third period as Sacred Heart topped Army 4-2. Friday night. Trapp scored two goals in the Pioneers huge road win over RPI. One of Trapp's goals was the game winner one minute into the overtime period. Trapp now has eight goals and eight assists. He has scored four game winning goals, tying him for the most game winners of anybody in the country.
In addition to the Athlete of the Week award, Trapp has won Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Week honors twice this season.
Trapp and the Pioneers (8-4-1, 6-3-1 AH) are back in action Thursday night when they open a home-and-home series against UConn at the Milford Ice Pavilion. Face-off is set for 7:00 pm.