The North American Hockey League announced its Bauer Hockey Divisional Stars of the Week for week ending January 12 and Titans forwards Nick DeSantis and Mitch Machlitt were named honorable mention for the East Division.
DeSantis had two points (both goals) in this weekend’s split with the Maine Nordiques having scored in each game. The Collegeville, PA native has nine points (3 goals and 9 assists) in twelve games this season. This is the first time that DeSantis has received league recognition, making him the twelfth member of the team to receive accolades by the league.
Machlitt had four points (2 goals and 2 assists) during this weekend’s split having scored in each game as well. The Maple Grove, MN native leads the Titans in total points (20 goals and 23 assists) and goals (20).
This is the sixth time this season that Machlitt has receive recognition from the league: honorable mention for weeks ending September 30 and November 24; Star of the Week for week ending September 15, runner up for forward of the month for September and honorable mention for November.