Vernon Vipers forward Michael McNicholas has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 8, the league announced Monday.
McNicholas helped the Snakes to four of a possible six points on the road and racked up five goals along the way. The native of Manhattan Beach, Calif. had two goals and was named 3rd Star in a 4-3 win over the Victoria Grizzlies, had two more tallies including the game-winner in a 3-2 win over the Cowichan Valley Capitals where he earned 1st Star and had another goal in a trip-concluding 4-2 loss to the Coquitlam Express.
Honourable mentions this week:
Coquitlam Express D Marc Biega: 2G, 1A, 1st Star, 3rd Star, FortisBC Energy Player of the Game
Penticton Vees F Brad McClure: 4G, 3A, SH GWG, GWG
Penticton Vees D Brett Beauvais: 3G, 3A
Alberni Valley Bulldogs F Justin Georgeson: 2G, 3A, 2nd Star, GWG
Alberni Valley Bulldogs F Mitch Makin: 3G, 2A, 1st Star, 3rd Star
Powell River Kings F Jarid Lukosevicius: 3G, 1A, 1st Star
Vernon Vipres F Dexter Dancs: 2G, 3A, 2nd Star, OT GWG
(Nathan can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)