Posted: Jan 13, 2020
BRUNSWICK, Maine – Bowdoin junior goaltender Alex Zafonte (Concord, Mass.) has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Men's Ice Hockey Player of the Week.
Zafonte helped the Polar Bears picked up a sweep of Hamilton and Amherst with 36 saves in each contest. He finished the week stopping 72 of 73 shots (.986 save percentage) he faces and recorded a 0.50 goals against average as Bowdoin earned its first NESCAC weekend sweep of the season.
The Polar Bears will return to action on Tuesday night when they host Southern Maine at 7:00 p.m. in Watson Arena.