Lethbridge, AB – The Lethbridge Hurricanes announced their 2016-2017 annual Award Winners prior to Wednesday’s contest against the Kootenay Ice at the ENMAX Centre.
The Hurricanes presented a total of ten awards:
Kodiak Heating & Air Conditioning Fan Favourite: Tyler Wong
Hockey Hounds Scholastic Player of the Year: Josh Tarzwell
Herman Elfring Community Relations Award: Tyler Wong
ENMAX Hardest Working Player: Giorgio Estephan & Tanner Nagel
Select People Solutions Top Scorer: Tyler Wong
Simpson Plumbing Top Defenseman: Brennan Menell
106.7 ROCK Three Stars Award: Tyler Wong
Carl Trentini Memorial Award (Rookie of the Year): Calen Addison
Harry Ingarfield Memorial Award (Most Valuable Player): Tyler Wong
Joan Kobal Memorial Award (Perseverance, Dedication & Sportsmanship): Stuart Skinner
The ceremonies concluded as the Hurricanes saluted their three overage players Matt Alfaro, Zak Zborosky and Tyler Wong who were presented a hand painted self-portrait. As well, the 20-year-old players were presented their own Hurricanes jersey.
The Hurricanes will play their final home game of the regular season on Friday, March 17th when they welcome the Medicine Hat Tigers before they kick off the 2017 WHL Playoffs on March 25th and March 26th. Tickets for Friday’s game are on sale now while tickets for the post-season go on sale to the general public on Saturday, March 18th. Tickets can be purchased online, by calling 403-329-SEAT (7328) or by visiting the ENMAX Centre or Yates Ticket Centre’s.