Vipers defenceman Jason Bird has been named the BCHL Player of the Week
for the week ending Oct. 13, the league announced Monday.
Bird tallied two goals and two assist as the Vipers recorded a pair of
wins over the Chilliwack Chiefs. The Toronto native assisted on both
insurance goals in a 4-1 home win Friday where he was named 3rd Star and
then tallied a power-play goal and the overtime winner in a 5-4
come-from-behind road win on Saturday.
Honorable mentions this week:
Vernon Vipers F Mason Blacklock: 4G, 1A, 1st Star, 2nd Star
Langley Rivermen F Jakob Reichert: 1G, 1A, 1st Star, 2nd Star
Penticton Vees F Brad McClure: 3G, 1A, 1st Star, 2nd Star, OT GWG
Victoria Grizzlies F Jesse Schwarz: 1G, 3A, 1st Star, GWG
Salmon Arm SilverBacks F Evan Anderson: 3G, 1st Star, 2nd Star, GWG
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