MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State athletics department has announced its weekly award winners, naming goaltenders Karoline Arvik (Trondheim, Norway) and Jorgen Johnson (Waterford, MI) the Mustang Athletes of the Week for the week ending Nov. 25.
Arvik collected a shut out win in net over Buffalo State on Saturday for the women's hockey team, posting a total 17 saves, backstopping the Mustangs who held the visiting Bengals to single digits in shooting each period.
The sophomore began the week with a 20 save performance against Hamilton in the 2-1 loss, before wrapping up the week with a total 37 saves for a .948 save percentage across two games.
Arvik has posted a 6-3-1 overall record in net to date on the season, behind a .927 save percentage and 1.43 goals against average.
Johnson, freshman net minder for the men's team, collected 26 saves in the 4-1 victory over Chatham, his second win of the season.
The freshman posted a .963 save percentage across three periods in the contest, allowing a single score early in the third, while collecting double digit stops in each of the second and final frames.
Johnson has collected 243 saves in seven starts for the Mustangs to date on the season.
Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.
The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2018 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2018 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.