Jacquelin White ’20 of the Oswego State women’s ice hockey team has been named Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) West Rookie of Year for the 2016-17 season. White is the first player in program history to be named Rookie of the Year.
She joins teammates Olivia Ellis ’18 (2014-15) and Alli Ullrich ’17 (2013-14) as well as Hilary Hitchman (2006-07) as the only players to be named to the All-Rookie Team.
White, a Royal Oak, Mich., native, scored 28 points in her first year, which is a freshman program record as she topped Ellis’ 27 in 2014-15. She also has the third most single-season points in program history, behind Alexa Aramburu ’17 and Ellis’ 2016-17 totals of 31 and 36, respectively. White’s 15 goals scored are tied for the most in program history with Jessica Lister ’09 (2006-07) and Mackenzie Lee ’12 (2010-11)