Published Wednesday, April 3, 2013 AT 11:31 AM / Updated at 11:31 AM
UNO’s Walters named to Hockey News first team
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UNO junior forward Ryan Walters has been named to the All-College Hockey News first team, one of five players from the Western Collegiate Hockey Association named to either the first or second team.

Walters has earned strong consideration for the Hobey Baker Award by scoring 52 points (22-30-52) this season. He scored points in 28 of the last 32 games (22-27-49). His plus/minus rating of +26 is a school record.

He finished as the WCHA’s scoring champion with 16 goals and 24 assists for 40 points and was named to the All-WCHA first team and the All-WCHA academic team. He was also a WCHA Scholar Athlete.

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