Sault Ste. Marie Native Roque Named WCHA Rookie of the Month

Sault Ste. Marie native and University of Wisconsin women’s hockey freshman Abby Roque has been named the Western Collegiate Hockey Association’s Rookie of the Month for November, the league announced Thursday.

A 2016 Sault Ste. Marie graduate, Roque led all league rookies with six assists and eight points in November and had a league-best .659 faceoff percentage.

Roque, who guided the Blue Devils to a Division 3 state runner-up finish in 2013 and 2014, has tallied 12 points on three goals and nine assists in 16 games this season for the top-ranked Badgers (14-1-1).

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