NA3HL announces Bauer Hockey Stars of the Week
The North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) today announced the Divisional Stars of the Week presented by Bauer Hockey for the week ending November 21, 2021. The Divisional Stars of the Week is an award given each week of the regular season to the top performing players in each of the five divisions of the NA3HL as nominated by their head coaches.
Central Division Star of the Week: Lucas Henderson, Goalie, Rochester Grizzlies
Rochester Goalie, Lucas Henderson, 19, helped his team to two wins over the weekend over Milwaukee Power. The Lansing, MI native stopped 39 of the 41 shots he faced over the course of the weekend. On Friday, Henderson made 24 of 25 stops for a 3-1 win. On Saturday, he stopped 15 of 16 shots for another 3-1 win.
2nd Star: Chris Kondiles, F, Peoria Mustangs
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Ethan Chesney, F, Peoria Mustangs – Max Erstad, F, Milwaukee Power – Spencer Northway, G, Milwaukee Power – Kade Shea, F, Rochester Grizzlies
East Division Star of the Week: Nolan Murphy, Forward, Northeast Generals
Northeast Generals forward, Nolan Murphy, 20, recorded six points this past week. The Hyde Park, MA native netted a hat-trick and added a helper on Saturday getting the Generals a 8-0 win against the New Jersey Jr. Titans. On Sunday, Murphy kept on the offensive side of the puck adding a goal and an assist in another shutout against New Jersey, 7-0.
2nd Star: Nikita Medvedev, D, Long Beach Sharks
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Hayden Doggett, F, Long Beach Sharks – Owen McNamee, D, Northeast Generals
Frontier Division Star of the Week: Nick Bradshaw, Forward, Butte Cobras
Butte Cobras Forward, Nick Bradshaw, 19, totaled seven points in two games over the weekend helping the Cobras sweep the Badlands Sabres. Friday, the Jefferson, SD native added a goal and an assist in the Cobras 7-1 win. On Saturday, Bradshaw recorded four goals and added an assist for five points on the night in a 7-5 win.
2nd Star: Declan Young, F, Gillette Wild
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Caleb Cross, G, Butte Cobras – Sam Feamster, F, Helena Bighorns – Jonah Gilbert, D, Butte Cobras – Adam Harvey, F, Helena Bighorns – Grayden Pond, F, Bozeman Icedogs – Bentley Simcox, F, Bozeman Icedogs – Cade Wessmen, F, Butte Cobras
South Division Star of the Week: Kaleb Miller, Forward, Atlanta Capitals
Capitals Forward, Kaleb Miller came into the weekend with a total of 8 points on the season and doubled his point count to 16 in just 3 games. On Friday, Miller totaled 3 points (2G, 1A) against the Mid Cities Jr. Stars. Saturday, Miller netted his first hat-trick of the year helping his team defeat Mid Cities by a final score of 5-1. Then on Sunday, Miller handed out two assists.
2nd Star: Robby Rabroker, F, Oklahoma City Ice Hawks
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Nathan Hadley, G, Oklahoma City Ice Hawks – Nick Jameus, F, Atlanta Capitals
West Division Star of the Week: Ben Anderson, Forward, Granite City Lumberjacks
Lumberjack Forward, Ben Anderson totalled six points on the weekend in two games. The Crystal, MN native netted two goals and added an assist on Friday to help the Lumberjacks top the St. Louis Jr. Blues 6-2. Anderson did the same in night two on Saturday where his two goals and assist added to get Granite City a sweep over St. Louis, 8-0.
2nd Star: Nathan Gillenshammer, F, Mason City Toros
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Erik Chaffee, G, Mason City Toros – Cole Klingbeil, F, Alexandria Blizzard – Nick Mountain, F, Granity City Lumberjacks