Portage Terriers’ Bowles named RBC Player of Month

Brad Bowles of the Portage Terriers has been named the RBC Player of the Month for October.

The 20-year-old forward from Elkhorn recorded 27 points (14-13) in 15 games for the defending RBC Cup champion Terriers.

The runners up are 20 year old forward Logan Harland of the OCN Blizzard and 20 year old forward Kamerin Nault of the Winnipeg Blues.

Sher-Wood Hockey Defenseman of the Month

Zak Hicks of the Winkler Flyers has been named to blueliner for October. At 6-foot-1, 190 pounds, he excelled both defensively and offensively, reflected in 15 points (7-8) in 16 games.

Hicks, who hails from Boissevain, has also been particularly potent on the powerplay, reflected in four goals via the man advantage.

The runners up are 18 year old James Shearer of the Steinbach Pistons and 19 year old Zach Whitecloud of the Virden Oil Capitals.

MGEU Goaltender of the Month

Call him Mr. Perfect. Portage Terriers Nathan Park has been unbeatable for the first month of the season. The native of Edmonton sports an unblemished 12-0 record, with a spectacular 0.99 GAA and save percentage of .953.

Park, 20, also has five shutouts to date for the Terriers, who sit atop the MJHL standings.

The runners up are 19 year old Roman Bengert of the Steinbach Pistons and 20 year old Sean Kuehn of the Virden Oil Capitals.

IBAM Rookie of the Month

Matthew Greening of the Dauphin Kings has shown he’s made a quick adjustment to the MJHL. The rookie, who hails from Dauphin, recorded 14 points (4-10) in 13 games.

The runners up are 16 year old forward Nick Henry of the Portage Terriers and 18 year old forward Mackenzie Graham of the Steinbach Pistons.