The RBC Player of the Month is Parker Thomas of the Selkirk Steelers.
The 19-year-old forward has been a key contributor for the Steelers,
who sit atop the Addison Division with 22 wins and 46 points. Over the
month of December, Thomas recorded 20 points (6-14), leading all scorers
for the month.
The runners up are 20 year old forward Jon Gaudet of the Dauphin
Kings and 18 year old forward Colin Baudry of the Swan Valley
Sherwood Hockey Defenseman of the Month
Tanner Butler, 19, of the Dauphin Kings was recognized for his
outstanding play in December. The talented blueliner recorded 11 points
(3-8) in 11 games.
The runners up are 18 year old Sean Collins of the Virden Oil
Capitals and 18 year old Landon Peel of the Swan Valley Stampeders.
MGEU Goaltender of the Month
A stalwart between the pipes during the Portage Terriers’ run to the
RBC Cup last year, Adam Iwan, 19, continues to arguably be one of the
best goaltenders in the MJHL.
The Winnipeg native posted a 4-2 record for December, with an outstanding 2.50 GAA and .923 save percentage.
The runners up are 20 year old Landon Noel of the Swan Valley Stampeders and 20 year old Riley Feser of the Selkirk Steelers.
IBAM Rookie of the Month
Brian Archibald of the Dauphin Kings drew the nod for top freshman in
December. The 18-year-old posted a 4-1 record, enroute to a 3.00 GAA
and .891 save percentage. One of his wins was a shutout effort.
The runners up are 18 year old goaltender Kyler Beckett of the Virden
Oil Capitals and 17 year old forward Tristan Keck of the Winkler
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