University of Michigan-Dearborn Fieldhouse
University of Michigan-Dearborn Fieldhouse
University of Michigan-Dearborn Fieldhouse

By The Michigan Journal Sports Staff

The University of Michigan-Dearborn hockey team’s sweep vs. Oakland highlighted an exciting return for athletics following winter break.

Junior forward Ryan Kelly scored two goals in hockey’s 10-4 win. Over on the court, Jason Penn continued to thrill as a freshman, scoring 20 points and adding 11 rebounds in nail-biting loss to Concordia on Jan. 3.

Before the men’s team took the court, Andrea Collins returned to the court following an injury, scoring 22 points for UM-Dearborn women’s basketball.

Here’s a look at this week’s nominees. Voting ends 8 p.m. Tuesday. The winner will be featured in the Michigan Journal’s 13th issue.

Andrea Collins — Women’s basketball

Stats: 22 points vs. Concordia (Jan. 3)

Ryan Kelly — Hockey

Stats: Two goals vs. Oakland in outdoor game (Jan. 4)

Jason Penn — Men’s basketball

Stats: 20 points and 11 rebounds vs. Concordia (Jan. 3)

VOTE: UM-Dearborn Player of the Week (Dec. 30-Jan. 4)

  • Andrea Collins — Women's basketball (74%, 49 Votes)
  • Ryan Kelly — Hockey (17%, 11 Votes)
  • Jason Penn — Men's basketball (9%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 66