By Brandy Thurston, Director of Sports Information
(Morrisville, NY – Nov. 12, 2013) The State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) announced its weekly award winners today, naming Morrisville State College freshman forward, Darren Young (Woodstock, ON) the Ice Hockey Rookie of the Week.
Young notched two tallies in Morrisville State’s 5-3 win over Buffalo State on Saturday, giving the Mustangs their first win of the 2013 season.
His first collegiate score came early in the second period, and ignited a scoring frenzy that gave Morrisville State a four goal lead. He added his second score in the third period on a power play to secure the win for the Mustangs.
The freshman is majoring in business administration at Morrisville State. He is the son of Eustaria and Dave Young of Woodstock, Ontario.