Oswego State’s Boots Named SUNYAC Men’s Ice Hockey Player of the Week

Oswego State junior men’s ice hockey forward Ian Boots (Akwesasne, N.Y.) has been named the SUNY Athletic Conference Men’s Ice Hockey Player of the Week for the week ending Feb. 20.

Boots tallied eight points on two goals and six assists during 7-1 wins over Brockport and Geneseo this past weekend. In Friday’s victory, Boots tied the game at 1-1 with a power-play goal midway through the first period to jumpstart the offense before adding another goal and an assist in the third period.

During Saturday’s contest, Boots posted five assists in a six-goal third period with two assists coming on the power play and another coming while short-handed.

The No. 1-ranked Lakers finished the regular season at 22-3 overall and 15-1 in the league, and will host a SUNYAC semifinal game on Saturday, Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Campus Center Ice Arena.