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NCDC Players Of The Week: Sept. 19

By Joshua Boyd /, 09/19/18, 9:15PM EDT


Congratulations to our first class of Players of the Week in the National Collegiate Development Conference. 

Forward: Matt Allen, Junior Bruins.

After a tough season opener, the Junior Bruins got back at the New Jersey Rockets the next night, thanks in large part to a hat trick and assist scored by Allen, a '99 out of Smithfield, R.I. He is committed to Providence College.  


Defense: Jovan Zimmerman, New Jersey Rockets

His empty-net goal capped the Rockets' season-opening win in his USPHL debut over the Junior Bruins, and the Rockets praised his solid defensive game throughout the first weekend of play. 


Goal: Ryan McInchak, New Jersey Hitmen.

After missing the whole 2017-18 season with microfracture surgery, McInchak backstopped the Hitmen to a 4-1 and 2-0 sweep of the Islanders Hockey Club. 

In 120 minutes, McInchak went 2-0, posted a 0.50 goals-against average, a .979 save percentage and 46 saves.


Methodology: Players of the Week are first nominated by their NCDC head coaches, and then selected by USPHL Manager of Media and Communications Joshua Boyd.