By RICKY LINDSAY, Editor-in-Chief
Ryan Urso had a freshman season to remember at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, winning numerous awards after totaling 39 points in 35 games.
Except for one.
Urso was edged by Adrian’s Brad Kobryn for the ACHA Division-I Rookie of the Year award.
Kobryn also earned Player of the Year honors after totaling a robust 55 points and 22 assists for one of the nation’s top teams.
Urso was announced as one of four finalists for the award at UM-Dearborn’s all-sports banquet on May 8. According to achahockey.org, the awards were announced May 2.
UM-Dearborn’s captain for the upcoming season did not go home empty-handed; Urso was named to the ACHA’s All-Rookie team.