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 October 9, 2022. 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: Spencer Klotz, Forward, Rochester Grizzlies
Rochester forward Spencer Klotz claimed this week's Central Division Star after a 5 point showing in two games. Klotz, a Northfield, MN native, scored 4 goals in the first game of the weekend, accounting for half of the goals scored in an 8-4 win over the Toros. The following night, Klotz handed out an assist in the Grizzlies 4-2 win. Klotz has played in 10 games this season and has totalled 16 points with 8 goals and 8 assists.
2nd Star: Tyler Fromolz, G, Oregon Tradesmen
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Jaycob Bland, F, Peoria Mustangs – Owen Drake, F, Milwaukee Power – Jacob Heuerman, F, St. Louis Jr. Blues, Gus Immken, F, St. Louis Jr. Blues – Justin Lagrow, F, Milwaukee Power – Cam Pendelton, G, Peoria Mustangs – Dillon Schmidt, F, Oregon Tradesmen – Owen Van Tassel, F, Rochester Grizzlies – Carter Watters, F, Oregon Tradesmen
East Division Star of the Week: Dylan Harbour, Forward, Long Beach Sharks
Sharks forward Dylan Harbour was named East Division Star of the Week for the second consecutive time after his two game showing with 6 goals. In a weekend sweep over the Bay State Bobcats, Harbour, the Wasilla, AK native, recorded a hat-trick in both games. Harbour has appeared in 8 games this year while totalling 15 points with 8 goals and 7 assists.
2nd Star: Nolan Zotter, F, Norwich Sea Captains
Honorable Mention (alphabeticall): Dante DeBlueris, D, New Jersey Titans, Caiden Hess, F, Northeast Generals – Zac Kretzchmer, F, Long Beach Sharks – Nick Trabb, F, New Jersey Titans
Frontier Division Star of the Week: Makhai Sparks, Defenseman, Sheridan Hawks
Sheridan Hawks Defenseman Makhai Sparks recorded 8 points in two games to earn the Frontier Division Star of the Week. In a weekend sweep over the Badlands Sabres, the blue-liner netted 3 goals and 5 assists. The Boise, ID native has played in 8 games this season and has scored 6 goals and added 7 assists for 13 points.
2nd Star: Cam Milewski, G, Bozeman Icedogs
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Camden Cunningham, F, Helena Bighorns – Edvin Falkenstrom, G, Yellowstone Quake – William Fallman, D, Great Falls Americans - Joey Good, F, Yellowstone Quake – Dominic Hite, G, Gillette Wild – JP Johnson, F, Gillette Wild – Josh Koziol, G, Great Falls Americans - Gavyn Lund, D, Helena Bighorns – Parker Norling, F, Sheridan Hawks - Tyler Tosch, D, Butte Cobras – Micah Williamson, F, Butte Cobras
South Division Star of the Week: Nick Jameus, Forward, Atlanta Capitals
Capitals forward Nick Jameus earned the South Division Star for the second consecutive week after his 11 point performance. Jameus, who leads the NA3HL in scoring with 32 points in 13 games played with 6 goals and 26 assists, helped the Capitals win two of three games over the weekend against the Austin Ice Bats. Jameus, the Sault Ste Marie, Ontario natvie, added 4 goals and 7 assists to accumulate 11 points, while including a five point game and a hat-trick.
2nd Star: Patrick Boyle, G, El Paso Rhinos
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Cheeno Gryska, F, Louisiana Drillers – Pierson Haislet, G, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Troy Landschoot, F, Austin Ice Bats – Collin Lemanski, G, Austin Ice Bats – John Moriarty, G, Louisiana Drillers – Anthony O’Neal, F, Atlanta Capitals – Payne Pent, F, El Paso Rhinos – Ethan Secord, F, New Mexico Ice Wolves
West Division Star of the Week: Gus Cantwell, Forward, New Ulm Steel
New Ulm forward Gus Cantwell combined for 5 points in the two games he appeared in a weekend split with the St. Louis Jr. Blues. Cantwell, a St. Paul, MN native, passed out two helpers getting his name on the scoresheet. In the following game, Cantwell added 3 points with 1 goal and 2 assists. This season he has played in 7 games totalling 8 points with 4 goals and 4 assists.
2nd Star: Coby Weber, F, Granite City Lumberjacks
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Keaton French, G, Minnesota Loons – Jack Laser, F, New Ulm Steel – George Moore, D, Granite City Lumberjacks – Corbin Scheibel, F, Minnesota Loons