DURHAM, N.H. – Senior forward Mike Radja (Yorkville, Ill.) of the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Inside College Hockey’s National Player of the Week. The announcement was made on Monday evening by the Inside College Hockey.

Radja had six points (4g, 2a) in a weekend sweep at Maine. The senior forward had a career night Friday setting a pair of career milestones in the process. Radja potted all three goals, his second career hat trick, in a 3-2 win. Radja’s first goal of the game gave him his 100th career point, his second goal gave him his 50th career goal, while his last goal gave him his second career hat trick. On Saturday night, Radja had a goal and two assists in UNH’s 4-1 win. The senior forward has scored in eight of the last nine games tallying 19 points (9g, 10a) for a 2.1 ppg average. He has scored in five-straight Hockey East games, all wins.

Radja beat out Ryan Cruthers (Robert Morris), Bud Fisher (Quinnipiac), Peter Mannino (Denver), Alexandre Parent (Sacred Heart) and Brian Stewart (Northern Michigan).

The fourth-ranked Wildcats (18-7-1) will face No. 14 Providence (13-10-3) in a home-and-home series this weekend. The teams will meet Friday, Feb. 15 (7 p.m.) in Providence and on Saturday Feb. 16 (7 p.m.) at Whittemore Center.

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