Local hockey player named College Hockey America Rookie of the Week

A hockey player from Woodstock, N.B., has received a big honour south of the border.

Jessi O'Leary has been named the College Hockey America Rookie of the Week for the week ending Oct. 8.

O'Leary is a goaltender with the Rochester Institute of Technology's women's hockey team in New York state.

She made her first two collegiate starts last week, going 1-0-1 with 53 saves a .930 save percentage.