On Jan. 5, 2023, Army Black Nights Junior Forward Eric Huss Suffered an injury from an inadvertent skate to his neck. The first person by his side was Army Hockey Athletic Trainer, Rachel Leahy. Rachel’s quick reaction time in attending to Eric’s wound was instrumental in preventing an already serious injury from becoming catastrophic.
Rachel, a Hudson Valley native who graduated from Roy C. Ketcham High School, truly defines what it means to be a Community Star. She was named Atlantic Hockey Player of the Week for her heroic, life-saving actions.