September 14th, 2009- Dennis Rix of the defending League Champion Grande Prairie Storm is the first recipient of the Source for Sports AJHL Player of the Week award for the 2009-2010 season. Rix recorded 8 points in two games during the Opening Weekend of the 2009 season, and currently leads the AJHL in scoring. On Saturday, September 12th, Rix recorded 4 goals and 6 points against the Lloydminster Bobcats, including the game winning goal in the third period.
Dennis Rix, a 20 year-old forward, is entering his fourth season as a member of the Grande Prairie Storm. Rix’s hat trick on Saturday was the second in his second career (October 13/2007 & September 12/2009).
The AJHL is proud to partner with Source for Sports to recognize the AJHL Player of the Week for the 2009-2010 AJHL Season. The recipients of the award will also receive a Source for Sports Gift Certificate.
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