Original 16 Stars of the Week | Week 20

Week 20, January 30 – February 5, 2023  |  The Manitoba Junior Hockey League Stars of the Week are proudly presented by Original 16.

Ryan Botterill (FWD/’03) – Portage Terriers – 2GP | 3G | 3A | 6PTS

The 19-year-old put on a show during a 4-1 win over the Freeze on Friday night where he scored 2 goals and 2 assists before he added another goal and an assist in a tight 6-5 triumph over the Freeze in the rematch. Botterill now sits 15th in league scoring with with 26 goals and 18 assists in 42 games.

Photo: Jonathan Kozub

Desmond Johnson (D/’03) – Niverville Nighthawks – 2GP | 2G | 1A | 3PTS

The Nighthawks picked up a big win on the road in Dauphin on Friday night where Desmond Johnson scored 2 goals and 1 assist, including the game winner on the powerplay. Johnson now sits in the top 10 of scoring amongst defensemen with 9 goals and 20 assists.

Photo: Jonathan Kozub

Dawson Milliken (FWD/’02) – Steinbach Pistons – 2GP | 3A | 3PTS

The 20-year-old captain of the Pistons enjoyed a big night out on home ice Saturday, where he added 3 assists in Steinbach’s bounce back win over the Titans. Since returning from injury, Milliken has scored 9 goals and 18 assists in 25 games this season.

Photo: Scott Stroh