Donato Collects ECAC Hockey Player of the Week Honors

Donato has been named ECAC Hockey Player of the Week twice in February (Gil Talbot).
Donato has been named ECAC Hockey Player of the Week twice in February (Gil Talbot).

ALBANY, N.Y. – Harvard sophomore forward Ryan Donato has been named the ECAC Hockey Avision Ahead Player of the Week for the second time this month, as announced by the conference office Tuesday, Feb. 28.

Donato, who was also named the Player of the Week on Feb. 15, racked up five points in a weekend sweep of Clarkson and St. Lawrence at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center. Against the Knights, Donato had an assist on the opening goal of the game. He came out the next night and had his fourth four-point game of the season, scoring twice and adding two more assists in a 6-3 win over the Saints.

Donato enters the ECAC Hockey Playoffs with 35 points and a team-high 18 goals on the year. The Crimson will host a quarterfinal series at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center March 10-12.