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Player of the Week 2018-2019

 

Week 12 – Josh Tripp – Swan Valley Stampeders

This week’s Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week winner, Swan Valley Stampeders’ Josh Tripp, generated scoring numbers in two games what might have taken some players four or five games.

Tripp, 20, tallied seven points (2-5) over a two game span for the Stampeders who are having one of their best seasons in years. Stampeders sit in second place with 23 wins and 48 points after 30 games.

Tripp, who hails from Swan River, currently leads the MJHL scoring race with 50 points (21-29) in 32 games.

The runners up are 18 year old forward Jack Einarson of the Virden Oil Capitals and 20 year old defenceman Troy Williams of the Steinbach Pistons.

Week 11 – Joey Moffatt – Portage Terriers

Thanks to an explosive four-game stretch, Joey Moffatt of the Portage Terriers has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Moffatt, 17, recorded eight points (3-5) in four games for the league-leading Terriers.

Moffatt, who hails from Portage, is having an outstanding season, reflected in 12 goals and 30 points in 23 games. His offensive skills are on full display while the Terriers are on the powerplay, reflected in 11 points (5-6) coming with the man advantage.

Moffatt comes by his hockey skills honestly as his father Shane is a Terrier alumni and former MJHL scoring champion. He’s also a member of the Manitoba Baseball Hall of Fame and Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame.

The runners up for the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week are 20 year old goaltender Jeremy Link of the Winnipeg Blues and 18 year old defenceman Cole DeKoninck of the Dauphin Kings.

Week 10 – Bradly Goethals – Swan Valley Stampeders

Exploding for 11 points in four games, Bradly Goethals of the Swan Valley Stampeders has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Goethals, who hails from Ile des Chenes, scored four goals while adding seven assists in helping the Stamps win three of four games.

Overall, the 20-year-old Stamps’ forward has 28 points (13-15) in 18 games.

The runners up are 20 year old forward Tony Apetagon of the OCN Blizzard and 20 year old defenceman Riley Shamray of the Dauphin Kings.

Week 9 – Kolten Kanaski – Virden Oil Capitals

Virden Oil Capitals are winners of their last five games, thanks in large part to Kolten Kanaski, who has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Kanaski, 19, exploded for seven points (2-5) in three games last week for the Oil Capitals who now sport a .500 record at 9-9-5. The native of Beausejour currently leads the Oil Caps scoring race with 13 goals and 25 points in 19 games.

The runners up are 19 year old goaltender Matthew Radomsky of the Steinbach Pistons and 20 year old goaltender Merek Pipes of the Swan Valley Stampeders

Week 8 – Dalton Dosch – Virden Oil Capitals

Stingy goaltending has earned Dalton Dosch of the Virden Oil Capitals the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Dosch, 19, recorded a pair of wins last week, highlighted by a very stingy 1.00 GAA and impressive save percentage of .965. The native of Willow Bunch, Sk., has an overall 5-8 win-loss record. He also sits third overall among MJHL goaltenders for GAA with a 2.57.

Thanks to the play of Dosch and teammates, Oil Capitals have earned six of a possible eight points over their last four games.

The runners up are 19 year old forward Jesse Gibbons of the Neepawa Natives and 15 year old defenceman Owen Murray of the Portage Terriers.

Week 7 – Riley Morgan – Winkler Flyers

Undefeated in two starts last week, goaltender Riley Morgan of the Winkler Flyers has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Morgan, 18, is a rookie goaltender who comes to the Flyers via Scottsdale, AZ. In recording his pair of wins last week, he turned aside 55 of 58 shots. His overall record is 6-3-1, while the Flyers sit with a record of 11-6-2.

The runners up are 19 year old goaltender Matthew Radomsky of the Steinbach Pistons and 20 year old forward Connor Barley of the Selkirk Steelers.

Week 6 – Noah Giesbrecht – OCN Blizzard

After recording three consecutive wins in net, OCN Blizzard goaltender Noah Giesbrecht has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Giesbrecht, 19, registered some stingy numbers during his hot streak, reflected in a 1.67 GAA and .959 save percentage. A native of Langley, B.C., Giesbrecht was acquired recently from the Comox Valley Glacier Kings.

The runners up are 20 year old forward Josh Tripp of the Swan Valley Stampeders and 17 year old forward Sheldin Howard of the Portage Terriers.

Week 5 – Reilly Funk – Portage Terriers

With six points in three games, Reilly Funk of the Portage Terriers has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Funk, who hails from Portage, scored four goals over the three-game span. With two wins in its last three games, Terriers were recently ranked 12th in Canada by the Canadian Junior Hockey League.

Funk, 18, is in the Top 10 of MJHL scorers with 16 points (7-9).

The runners up are 19 year old forward Brett Namaka of the Selkirk Steelers and 20 year old goaltender Brennan Kitchen of the Dauphin Kings.

Week 4 – Jeremy Link – Winnipeg Blues

Thanks to three consecutive wins in net, goaltender Jeremy Link of the Winnipeg Blues has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Link, 20, was outstanding last week, reflected in a stingy 1.33 GAA and .956 save percentage. One of Link’s wins was a shutout effort.

Link, who hails from Winnipeg, sports an overall 6-2 record this season for the Blues who own a 7-3 record this season.

The runners up are 20 year old goaltender Isaac Labelle of the Waywayseecappo Wolverines and 17 year old forward Kolton Shindle of the Portage Terriers.

Week 3 – Nathan Halvorsen – Selkirk Steelers

Selkirk Steelers’ Nathan Halvorsen has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Halvorsen, 20, recorded eight points (6-2) in 4 games played. The Winnipeg native is currently tied for first in points for the Steelers.

The runners up are 18 year old forward Matt Osadick of the Swan Valley Stampeders and 18 year old forward Carter Sawchuk of the Dauphin Kings.

Week 2 – Codey Behun, Winnipeg Blues

Winnipeg Blues’ Codey Behun has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

The 18-year-old Winnipegger recorded four points (2-2) in two games last week for the Blues, who are 2-2 after four games. He currently sits tied for second in league scoring with seven points.

The runners up are 19 year old forward Josh Maucieri of the Swan Valley Stampeders and 20 year old goaltender Isaac Labelle of the Waywayseecappo Wolverines.

Week 1 – Drew Anderson, Waywayseecappo Wolverines

Waywayseecappo Wolverines’ have enjoyed a strong start (2-0) to the new season, thanks in large part to the outstanding play of forward Drew Anderson, who has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

Anderson, 20, recorded six points (2-4) in the pair of Wolverine wins. Last year he finished second in team scoring after being acquired from Steinbach.

Anderson, who hails from Portage, aims to play college hockey after he graduates from junior A.

The runners up are 19 year old goaltender Brennan Kitchen of the Dauphin Kings and 17 year old forward Colton Friesen of the Winkler Flyers.