Zachary Fucale, the Halifax Mooseheads goaltender was named the social media star of the month today for December 2013. It was an important month for Drouin who is currently participating in the World Junior Championship in Sweden for Team Canada. During the month, he contributed to both of his team’s wins in Sweden on top of being named the player of the game on December 31st.
Fucale received many mentions on the League’s Facebook and Twitter accounts. The young Montreal Canadiens hopeful got a total of 530 mentions on Twitter in the form of ‘favourites', ‘retweets’ or ‘direct mentions’ as well as 249 comments and ‘likes’ on Facebook. A total of 779 mentions on both platforms helped him earn this title in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Anthony Mantha of the Val-d’Or Foreurs and Jonathan Drouin of the Halifax Mooseheads as well as first recipient of this honour, also received honorable mentions for the month with 731 and 679 mentions each.
You can follow all three players by subscribing to their Twitter handles: Zachary Fucale @Fucale31, Anthony Mantha @antomantha8 and Jonathan Drouin @jodrouin27, as well as on the ice.
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