THREE WILDCATS ON HOBEY BAKER AWARD FAN BALLOT
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DURHAM, N.H.
- Senior captain Matt Fornataro (Calgary, Alberta) and senior assistant captains Kevin Regan (South Boston, Mass.) and Brad Flaishans (Glendale, Ariz.) have been included on the ballot for the first phase of Hobey Baker voting. In this phase, fans can help determine the award for the nation's top collegiate hockey player, by voting in a fan ballot.

This first phase of fan balloting will run now through March 9, 2008. Phase two of fan balloting will then begin on March 20 from the list of Top Ten Hobey Baker finalists.

Award criteria include candidates mimicking the superlative character traits put forth by the award's namesake, Hobey Baker, a World War I flying star better known as America's greatest amateur athlete in his day. Award candidates must exhibit strength of character both on and off the ice, contribute to the integrity of his team and display outstanding skills in all phases of the game. Consideration should be given to scholastic achievement and sportsmanship.

The 2008 Hobey Baker Award winner will be announced from a field of three Hobey Hat Trick finalists on Friday, April 11, 2008 during the NCAA Frozen Four Championships in Denver, Colo. The 28th annual award announcement honoring college hockey's top player will be televised live during prime time on ESPNU.
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