Athlete of the Week January 25, 2012

Published: Jan 25, 2012

Jordie Johnston

FSU Men’s Ice Hockey

Rosetown Central/ Rosetown, Saskatchewan

Accounting major

Bulldog senior cen­ter Jordie Johnston was selected as this issue’s “Athlete of the Week” after help­ing FSU defeat fifth-ranked Ohio State University this past week­end. In Friday’s 4–3 vic­tory, Johnston scored his 14th goal of the sea­son for the 13th-ranked Bulldogs. He cur­rently leads the team in goals scored this season.

Johnston has played in all 26 games for FSU this sea­son and has earned 23 points for the Bulldogs while tak­ing 66 shots. Four of his 14 goals this sea­son have been game-winning goals. In addi­tion, Johnston has con­tributed 9 assists.

With Johnston’s help, FSU improved to 15−8−3 over­all and 9−6−3 in CCHA action this cam­paign. The Bulldogs will return to action Jan. 27–28 as they host Michigan State University in a two-game series. The puck will drop Friday and Saturday night at 7:05 p.m.