Carson Briere, currently playing at Mercyhurst University, was named Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Month for December!
From the Mercyhurst Website:
WINCHESTER, Mass. — Mercyhurst freshman Carson Briere was tabbed as the Atlantic Hockey Association Rookie of the Month for the month of December announced by the conference Friday afternoon.
Briere had a strong month earning Rookie of the Week honors after a five point weekend against Niagara on Dec. 16 and 18. He capped his December with a four point, two goals and two assists, night against the Purple Eagles.
Briere picked up his first collegiate point on Dec. 12 when he dished out two assists against then No. 7 Clarkson. He potted his first career goal on Dec. 16 against Niagara and then scored in a must score situation to extend the shootout and help the Lakers pick up the extra point in the AHA standings.