June 29, 2017
NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- Nine University of Notre Dame hockey players were named to the 2016-17 Hockey East All-Academic Team the association recently announced.
The list of Notre Dame's honorees included graduating senior Chad Katunar. (fourth career Hockey East All-Academic Team honor), and juniors Tony Bretzman (second career Hockey East All-Academic Team honor) and Peter Mark.
The sophomore class was represented by Dylan Malmquist (second career Hockey East All-Academic Team honor) and Joe Wegwerth. Notre Dame's nine selections were rounded out by four freshmen in Cal Burke, Cale Morris, Cam Morrison, and Luke Novak.
The Irish have now recorded 17 member of the Hockey Hockey East All-Academic Team over the last two seasons.
To be named to the All-Academic Team, a student-athlete had to achieve a grade point average of 3.0 or better in each of the two academic periods during which he was actively competing.
All told, 149 student-athletes were named to the league's 2016-17 All-Academic Team.
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