Department of Athletics

Padgett Named NEHC Goaltender of the Week

GORHAM, Maine -- University of Southern Maine senior goaltender Whitney Padgett (Eden Prairie, Minn.) is among the recipients of weekly honors that were announced Monday afternoon by the New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) for the week ending February 2.  Padgett was named the Goaltender of the Week for the first time this season, and for the second time in her career.

            Padgett backstopped the surging Huskies (four straight wins, 6-2-2 in their last 10 games) to a pair of NEHC wins last week that moved the Huskies up into a tie for second place in the standings with two weeks remaining in the regular season. READ MORE