DURHAM, N.H. -Senior goaltender Ty Conklin (Anchorage, Alaska) of the No. 7 University of New Hampshire men's ice hockey team was named Hockey East/ITECH Goalie of the Month for February by Hockey East this afternoon.
Conklin in his most recent action, stopped 75 of 78 shots by the Eagles in a pair of games two weekends ago, (.962 save%, 1.50 GAA). Conklin recorded his fourth shutout of the season and the sixth of his career vs. the No. 2 ranked offense in the country on Feb. 18 in a 2-0 win at the Whittemore Center. On Feb. 16, Conklin tallied a career-high 45 saves in the 3-2 loss at Conte Forum. In the month of February, Conklin owned a 3-2-1 record with a 2.28 GAA and a .923 save percentage.
The Wildcats return to action Friday, March 2 vs. UMass-Amherst at the Whittemore Center. Game time is 8 p.m. and can be seen live on New Hampshire Public Television.