Plattsburgh’s Moe Tsukimoto named NEWHL Rookie of the Week

Plattsburgh’s Moe Tsukimoto named NEWHL Rookie of the Week

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Plattsburgh freshman forward Moe Tsukimoto (Sapporo, Japan) has been selected the Northeast Women's Hockey League's Rookie of the Week.

The honor is for games contested from Monday, Nov. 26, through Sunday, Dec. 2, and was announced by the NEWHL on Tuesday, Dec. 4.

Tsukimoto tallied four points on two goals and two assists in a NEWHL weekend sweep of Oswego on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.

She scored one goal and added two assists while posting a +2 rating in a 4-0 win over the Lakers on Friday before netting a power-play goal in a 6-1 victory over Oswego on Saturday.

For the season, Tsukimoto has six points on four goals and two assists.