Big Red Announces Athlete of the Week: Men’s Ice Hockey Forward John Knisley
On October 20, 2014 Big Red Sports Network officially announced its Athlete of the Week Honor. The BRSN team will be selecting one Cornell Athlete each week whose performance stood out among their peers both within the Cornell athletic community and the Ivy League.
RELEASE: ITHACA, NY- BRSN has named Junior Men’s Ice Hockey Forward John Knisley the BRSN Player of the Week. Knisley scored his first two goals of the season on a big stage to help lift the Big Red over Penn State in the Frozen Apple game at Madison Square Garden. He scored the game tying goal in the second period deflecting a shot by Holden Anderson into the goal and followed this by scoring an empty net goal on Penn State late in the third period to close out the game.