Michigan and Wisconsin Standouts Honored as Three Stars

Michigan’s Mann earns first star after recording two wins opening weekend


First Star

Strauss Mann, Michigan

G – Jr. – Greenwich, Conn.


  • Led the Wolverines to season-opening sweep against Arizona State, highlighted by a shutout on Sunday
  • Finished the series with a 0.50 goals-against average and a conference-leading .970 save percentage
  • Tallied 32 saves on the weekend, only allowing one shot across the goal line
  • Earns his fifth career weekly award and his first of the season
  • Last Michigan honoree: Strauss Mann (First Star) on March 3, 2020


Second Star

Robbie Beydoun, Wisconsin

G – Sr. – Plymouth, Mich.


  • Backstopped the Badgers to their sixth-ever season opening shutout, and first since 1963, with a 2-0 victory at Notre Dame
  • Finished the series with 54 saves and a 1.50 goals-against average to go along with a .947 save percentage
  • Recorded his fourth career clean sheet and became the fifth Badger goalie to record a shutout in his first start at Wisconsin
  • Claims his first career weekly award
  • Last Wisconsin honoree: Alex Turcotte (Third Star) on March 3, 2020


Third Star

Kent Johnson, Michigan

F – Fr. – Port Moody, B.C.


  • Tallied five points in his collegiate debut as the Wolverines swept Arizona State
  • Pitched in four assists on Saturday to help Michigan defeat the Sun Devils, 8-1
  • Found the back of the net just 2:30 into Sunday’s contest to record his first career goal and the eventual game winner
  • Earns his first career weekly award
  • Last Michigan honoree: Strauss Mann (First Star) on March 3, 2020


2020-21 Big Ten Hockey Three Stars


Nov. 17     

First Star: Strauss Mann, Jr., G, MICH

Second Star: Robbie Beydoun, Sr., G, WIS

Third Star: Kent Johnson, Fr., F, MICH