Hamline News

November 12, 2009

Pair of Pipers earn MIAC post-season honors

Lukas graduates from Hamline as one of the best players in school history, holding the school record for career points (73), goals (34), game-winning goals (10), and penalty kicks made (five).

"Drew had a fantastic career and this is a well deserved honor," said Hamline head coach Jon Lowery.

This season Lukas tallied six goals and two assists for 14 points.

En route to earning honorable mention honors, Nelson was the sole Piper keeper to see time this season, posting a save percentage of .806 and a goals against average of 1.35. He also recorded four shutouts.

Lowery noted, "Zach had a break-out year and provided dependable goal keeping with consistent play.  I'm excited to see what he can do in his final two years."

The Pipers finished the 2009 season with a 6-11-1 overall record and a 2-7-1 mark in conference play.