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Former Jr. King Wilkins tabbed East Regional Most Outstanding Player, Hockey East Co-Player of the Week

 

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Providence College junior forward Josh Wilkins was named the Most Outstanding Player of the NCAA East Regional for his five-point (three goals, two assists) performance to help the Friars reach the Frozen Four for the first time since winning the national championship in 2015 in Boston.

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On Monday, Wilkins was named Hockey East Co-Player of the Week alongside University of Massachusetts sophomore defenseman Cale Makar.

Wilkins, a Los Angeles Jr. Kings alum, scored two goals and added an assist, all on the power play, in a come-from-behind 6-3 win over Minnesota State in the semifinals and added another tally and assist in a 4-0 shutout of Cornell over the weekend.

Photo/Rich Gagnon/Providence College

(April 1, 2019)