Picard is Best Rookie; Burt Earns Top Goaltender Honors
Megan Keller - Boston College
Junior Defenseman; Farmington Hills, Michigan
Megan Keller shared the Women's Hockey East scoring lead in
February as a defenseman, racking up 14 points on five goals
and nine assists in just eight games. She contributed to 14 of
the team's 23 goals on the month, helping to provide 61% of her
team's offense. She led the conference in plus-minus rating with
a plus-10, and helped the Eagles capture a Beanpot title and
shut out Merrimack in a Women's Hockey East quarterfinals series.
She posted a career-high five points (2g, 3a) in a 7-1 win at
Vermont on Feb. 21, and was named a Patty Kazmaier Memorial
Award Top-10 Finalist. Keller wrapped February on a five-game
scoring streak. She was named the league's best defenseman
of 2016-17 on March 1.
Rebecca Leslie, BU (Jr., F; Toronto, Ont.)