Millen bags assist in NCAA D3 title game as Plattsburgh prevails

March 19, 2017

Mackenzie Millen hockey

Mackenzie Millen

Mackenzie Millen of Anchorage played an active role in helping the Plattsburg State University of New York women’s hockey team capture its fourth consecutive NCAA D3 national championship.

The top-ranked Cardinals used an overtime goal to beat No. 2 Adrian College 4-3 in the title game in Adrian, Michigan.

Millen, of South High fame, collected the first assist to give Plattsburgh State a 2-1 lead in the third period.

The sophomore forward also garnered two penalties, including two minutes for checking in a high-paced third period that featured four goals.

Plattsburgh State ended the season at 28-1-1 and on a 22-game unbeaten streak.

Millen finished eighth on the team with 18 points in 30 games on a career high seven goals and 11 assists.

Plattsburgh State has won four straight national championships and six overall.