Cole Caufield named national rookie of the month

MADISON, Wis. (WSAW)-- The University of Wisconsin forward Cole Caufield has been named the national rookie of the month. Caufield was given the award by the Hockey Commissioners Association on Friday.

Caufield led all Freshman with eight goals and 10 points in the month of October.

Caufield is the second player to win the Rookie of the Month award in October for the Badgers. Last year K'Andre Miller won the monthly award in October and December.