Award Winners Announced
The annual NPHL awards were announced Monday.
While the Athletics weren’t featured in any of the major league awards the team did boast two all stars.
Most Valuable Player
For the second straight season Comets goaltender Braden Gamble is the leagues choice for MVP.
Along with Gambles MVP award he was picked as the leagues top goaltender
Coach of the Year
Ken Vreeling guided the Comets to first place and a Lawrence Cup and was awarded with honours as top coach.
Rookie of the Year
Rob Sidhu of the Fort St. John Flyers walked home with rookie of the year honours.
Alex Curran of the Spirit River Rangers
Most Gentlemanly Player
Adam Loncan of the Dawson Creek Canucks
Adam Horst of Fort St. John Flyers
Best Left Wing
Mike Lefley of the Spirit River Rangers
Best Right Wing
Pat Rowan of the Falher Pirates
All Star Teams
Goalie: Braden Gamble (Manning Comets)
Defense: Bo Asmussen (Manning Comets)
Defense: Kevin Monfette (Falher Pirates)
Centre: Jason Bouchard (Falher Pirates) & Dan Reinders (Manning Comets) *tied in votes*
Left Wing: Chris Doyle (Manning Comets)
Right Wing: Pat Rowan (Falher Pirates)
Goalie: Darren Walker (Grande Prairie Athletics)
Defense: Alex Curran (Spirit River Rangers)
Defense: Adam Loncan (Dawson Creek Canucks)
Left Wing: Mike Lefley (Spirit River Rangers)
Centre: Adam Horst (Fort St. John Flyers)
Right Wing: Andrew Buote (Grande Prairie Athletics)