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December

Goalie of the Month: Matthew Ryynanen - Bozeman Icedogs

Matthew Ryynanen

Icedogs goaltender Matthew Ryynanen stood tall between the pipes over the month of December to end the month with a perfect 5-0 record. The Houghton, MI native turned away 125 of the 131 shots he faced over the course of 5 games, including 1 shutout win. Ryynanen combined for a 1.20 GAA and a .950 SV% during the month of December. Ryynanen is 12-9-0-1 on the year with a 3.29 GAA and a .901 SV%. 

Runner-Up: Nolan Lacosse, Alexandria Blizzard

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Daniel Antal, Northeast Generals – Noah Behrens-Gould, Norwich Sea Captains – Tate Cothern, Rochester Grizzlies – Bryson Frazee, Austin Ice Bats – Kirill Gureyv, Wisconsin Woodsmen – Pierson Haislet, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Colin Lemanski, Wausau Cyclones – Jimmy Packee, Texas RoadRunners – Luke Romney, Texas Brahmas – Jesse Schindel, Helena Bighorns – Sam Schowalter, Granite City Lumberjacks – Ryan Stowe, Great Falls Americans – Braylon Rogers, Butte Irish – Cole Wheaton, Gillette Wild 

 

Defenseman of the Month: Mac Billings - Sheridan Hawks

Mac Billings

Sheridan defenseman Mac Billings had a great month of December after playing in 7 games. The Sheridan, WY native combined for 13 points during the month, where he scored 5 goals and dished out 8 assists. Billings has played in 8 games this season for the Hawks where he has totalled 13 points. 

Runner-Up: Easton Plachetka, Wausau Cyclones

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Gabe Arteaga, Texas Brahmas – Miles Berg, Mason City Toros – Garrett Bogan, Helena Bighorns – Christian Carto, Granite City Lumberjacks – Edward Gregorin, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Chris Hamilton, Norwich Sea Captains – Leo Milan, Rochester Grizzlies – Logan Motz, Texas RoadRunners – Nick O’Brien, Wisconsin Woodsmen – Luke Pizzey, Great Falls Americans – Matt Scribner, Alexandria Blizzard – Mike Sobaski, El Paso Rhinos – Carson Streich, Butte Irish – Bryce Sturm, Bozeman Icedogs

 

Forward of the Month: Connor Dvorak - Wausau Cyclones

Connor Dvorak

Wausau Cyclones forward Connor Dvorak was outstanding during the month of December in the 12 games he played in. The Saginaw, MI native combined for 22 points that included 7 goals and 15 assists. Dvorak has appeared in 31 games this season where he has totalled 45 points on the year, which is the third most amongst all NA3HL scorers. 

Runner-Up: Spencer Wilkinson, Bozeman Icedogs 

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Cam Colbert, Texas Brahmas – Patrick Crooks, Butte Irish – Braden Cunningham, Helena Bighorns – Hughie Deinema, Wisconsin Woodsmen – Seth Dragojevic, Mid-Cities Stars – Patrick Dunaiski, Granite City Lumberjacks – Nick Jones, El Paso – Chase Leivian, Norwich Sea Captains – Nolan Nemecek, Long Beach Sharks – Sebe Perez, Great Falls Americans – Adrian Sanchez, Texas RoadRunners – Adam Severson, Gillette Wild – Owen Van Tassel, Rochester Grizzlies – Justin Wasvick, Alexandria Blizzard – Braeden Whitesell, New Mexico Ice Wolves 

 
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Goalie of the Month: Tyler Fromolz - Oregon Tradesmen

Tyler Fromolz

True Hockey NA3HL Goaltender of the Month: Tyler Fromolz, Oregon Tradesmen

Tradesmen netminder Tyler Fromolz was strong in the crease over the month of January where he ended the month with a perfect 4-0 record. The Waupun, WI native played over 220 minutes during January, stopping 115 of the 120 shots he faced. Fromolz posted a 1.25 goals against average and a .960 save percentage. Fromolz has played in 17 games this season and holds a record of 11-3-1-0 with a 2.99 GAA and a .913 SV%. 

Runner-Up: Tate Cothern, Rochester Grizzlies 

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Peter Alfano, Norwich Sea Captains -- Drew Blake, Mason City Toros – Brendan Forden, Texas Brahmas – Weston Gerke, Gillette Wild – Krzysztof Jakubowski, Texas RoadRunners – Steven Kelley, Wisconsin Woodsmen – Nolan LaCosse, Alexandria Blizzard – Ryan Lehet, Granite City Lumberjacks – Collin Lemanski, Wausau Cyclones – Ryan Piekarski, El Paso Rhinos – Braylon Rogers, Butte Irish – Kaden Ryhder, Great Falls Americans – Owen Zenone, New Mexico Ice Wolves 

 

Defenseman of the Month: Joe Greniuk - Granite City Lumberjacks

Joe Greniuk

Bauer Hockey NA3HL Defenseman of the Month: Joe Greniuk, Granite City Lumberjacks

Lumberjacks defenseman Joe Greniuk was fantastic in the month of January where he played in 9 games. The Elk River, MN native combined for 12 points over the month with 3 goals and 9 assists, averaging 1.71 points per game and a +10 rating. Greniuk, 21, has played in 34 games where he’s totalled 23 points.

Runner-Up: Todd Powassin, Gillette Wild

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Miles Berg, Mason City Toros – Edan Cho, Granite City Lumberjacks – Cameron Deitsch, Texas Brahmas – Phil Harrell, Great Falls Americans – Tim Hayden, Norwich Sea Captains -- Landon Kusuno, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Leo Milan, Rochester Grizzlies – Logan Motz, Texas RoadRunners – Nicholas O’Brien, Wisconsin Woodsmen – Brett Phillips, Atlanta Capitals – Matt Scribner, Alexandria Blizzard – Carson Streich, Butte Irish – Bryan Wood, El Paso Rhinos 

 

Forward of the Month: Isaac Young - Gillette Wild

Isaac Young

Bauer Hockey NA3HL Forward of the Month: Isaac Young, Gillette Wild

Gillette forward Isaac Young owned the month of January with his stellar performance in the 8 games he played in. The Fergus Falls, MN native combined for a jaw-dropping 24 points with 9 goals and 15 assists. Young, 20, sits second in the NA3HL in scoring with 63 points in 31 games played. 

Runner-Up: Carson Spear, Texas RoadRunners

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Patrick Crooks, Butte Irish – Joey Crowley, Texas Brahmas – Tanner Freed, Sheridan Hawks – Joe Gronholz, Alexandria Blizzard – Joseph Gutierrez, El Paso Rhinos – Tyler Herrick, Norwich Sea Captains -- Jordan Larkee, Oregon Tradesmen – Liam Mooney, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Hunter Nelson, Wisconsin Woodsmen – Nolan Nemecek, Long Beach Sharks – Ty O’Bey, Great Falls Americans – Anthony O’Neal, Atlanta Capitals – Owen Van Tassel, Rochester Grizzlies – Dominic Thomas, Mason City Toros 

 

Defenseman of the Month: Isaac Baker - Wausau Cyclones

Isaac Baker

Wausau defenseman Isaac Baker had a great month of November after playing in 6 games to earn the Defenseman of the Month award. The St. Cloud, MN native combined for 14 points during the month, where he netted one goal and dished out 13 assists. Baker has played in 21 games this season for the Cyclones where he has produced 30 points on the year with 6 goals and 24 assists. 

Runner-Up: Dylan Cunningham, Helena Bighorns

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Jack Arnold, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Gabe Arteaga, Texas Brahmas – Miles Berg, Mason City Toros – Jacob Guitard, Gillette Wild – Chris Hamilton, Norwich Sea Captains – Phil Harrell, Great Falls Americans – Matt Haun, Rochester Grizzlies – Logan Motz, Texas RoadRunners – Max Mudge, West Bend Power – Bryan Wood, El Paso Rhinos

 

Goalie of the Month: Philip O'Neil - El Paso Rhinos

Philip O'Neil

Rhinos netminder Philip O’Neil made his presence in between the pipes known over the month of November to end the month with a 4-0-1 record. O’Neil, a native of Belcamp, MD, blocked away 118 of the 125 shots he faced over the course of 6 games, including coming in for relief late in a game. O’Neil combined for a 1.17 GAA and a .940 SV% during the month of November. O’Neil is 7-1-1 on the year with a 2.19 GAA and a .915 SV%. 

Runner-Up: Tate Cothern, Rochester Grizzlies

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Peter Alfano, Norwich Sea Captains – Brooks Barofsky, West Bend Power – Drew Blake, Mason City Toros – Brendan Forden, Texas Brahmas – Weston Gerke, Gillette Wild – Pierson Haislet, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Alex Lamont, Helena Bighorns – Collin Lemanski, Wausau Cyclones – Jimmy Packee, Texas RoadRunners – Manny Pantow, New Hampshire Jr. Mountain Kings – Kaden Rhyder, Great Falls Americans – Braylon Rogers, Butte Irish 

 

Forward of the Month: Jory Veenstra - New Hampshire Jr. Mountain Kings

Jory Veenstra

New Hampshire Jr. Mountain Kings forward Jory Veenstra was fantastic in November in the 8 games he played in. The Kansas City, Missouri native combined for 16 points that included 7 goals and 9 assists for the Jr. Mountain Kings. Veenstra has appeared in 18 games this season where he has recorded both 11 goals and assists for 22 points. 

Runner-Up: Kyle Arias, El Paso Rhinos

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Patrick Crooks, Butte Irish – Joey Crowley, Texas Brahmas – Bryce Garber, West Bend Power – Tyler Herrick, Norwich Sea Captains – Stanley Hubbard, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Spencer Klotz, Rochester Grizzlies – Tim Mattingly, Helena Bighorns – Ty O’Bey, Great Falls Americans – Luke Robertson, Mason City Toros – Adam Severson, Gillette Wild – Nick Summers, Northeast Generals – Porter Wolk, Texas RoadRunners 

 
October

Goalie of the Month: Daniel Antal - Northeast Generals

Daniel Antal

Generals goaltender Daniel Antal was fantastic in net during the month of October with a perfect 4-0 record. Antal turned away 110 of the 117 shots he faced over the course of 4 games, including a 22 shot shutout. The Ringwood, NJ native combined for a 1.75 GAA and a .940 SV% during the month of October. Antal is 5-0 on the season with Generals where he has a 1.40 GAA and a .947 SV%. 

Runner-Up: Pierson Haislet, New Mexico Ice Wolves

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Riley Gorman, Danbury Jr. Hat Tricks – Nick Kurtiak, Rochester Grizzlies – Nolan Lacosse, Alexandria Blizzard – Collin Lemanski, Wausau Cyclones – Kevin MacDonald, Norwich Sea Captains – Jimmy Packee, Texas RoadRunners – Devin Peck, Mason City Toros – Kaden Rhyder, Great Falls Americans – Braylon Rogers, Butte Irish – Jesse Schindel, Helena Bighorns – Sam Schowalter, Granite City Lumberjacks – Noah Van Herik, Texas Brahmas – Cole Wheaton, Gillette Wild – Gavin Wohlmacher, West Bend Power 

 

Defenseman of the Month: Dylan Cunningham - Helena Bighorns

Dylan Cunningham

Helena defenseman Dylan Cunningham earned the Defenseman of the Month title after totalling 15 points in 8 games during the month of October. Cunningham netted 5 goals, 1 on the power-play, and dished out 10 assists while keeping a +13 plus/minus rating. Cunningham has appeared in 14 games this season where he has accumulated 22 points. 

Runner-Up: Isaac Baker, Wausau Cyclones

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Jack Arnold, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Gabe Arteaga, Texas Brahmas – Miles Berg, Mason City Toros – Joe Greniuk, Granite City Lumberjacks – Chris Hamilton, Norwich Sea Captains – Phil Harrell, Great Falls Americans – Matt Haun, Rochester Grizzlies – Colin March, Northeast Generals – Todd Powassin, Gillette Wild – Carson Streich, Butte Irish – Brandon Wicker, Texas RoadRunners 

 

Forward of the Month: Adam Severson - Gillette Wild

Adam Severson

Gillette Wild forward Adam Severson lit the scoresheet over the month of October playing in 6 games. The Minnesota native totalled 26 points that included 9 goals and 17 assists for the Wild, averaging 3.25 points per game. Severson is in his second year with Gillette and has appeared in 14 games in a Wild sweater this season where he’s recorded 34 points. 

Runner-Up: Chase Forry, Texas Brahmas

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Camden Cunningham, Helena Bighorns – Connor Dvorak, Wausau Cyclones – Noah Easterson, Texas RoadRunners – Glen Farmer,Norwich Sea Captains – Dmitri Kuleshov, Great Falls Americans – Brody Neish, Louisiana Drillers – Easton Portner, Granite City Lumberjacks – Luke Sawicky, Rochester Grizzlies – Ethan Secord, New Mexico Ice Wolves – Dominic Thomas, Mason City Toros – Gabe Vijuk, Northeast Generals – Loghan Weber, Butte Irish 

 
September

Defenseman of the Month: Garrett Bogan - Helena Bighorns

Garrett Bogan

Helena defenseman Garrett Bogan earned the Defenseman of the Month title after totaling 8 points in 6 games during the month of September. Bogan netted 3 goals, 2 two on the power-play, and dished out 5 assists while keeping a +4 plus/minus. Bogan is in his second year with the Bighorns where he’s appeared in 51 games and has compiled 23 points. 

Runner-Up: Robbie Aranos, Atlanta Capitals

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Gabe Arteaga, Texas Brahmas – Dante Debueris, New Jersey – Finn Greeley, Granite City Lumberjacks – Tim Hayden, Norwich Sea Captains – Tommy Kundinger, West Bend Power – Colin March, Northeast Generals – Logan Motz, Texas RoadRunners – Nick O’Brien, Wisconsin Woodsmen – Ty Petzke, Rochester Grizzlies – Carson Streich, Butte Irish – Bryce Sturm, Bozeman Icedogs

 

Goalie of the Month: Krzysztof Jakubowski - Texas RoadRunners

Krzysztof Jakubowski

RoadRunners goaltender Krzysztof Jakubowski was fantastic in net during the month of September with a perfect 5-0 record. Jakubowski turned away 147 of the 152 shots he faced over the course of 5 games. The Austin, TX native combined for a 1.00 GAA, .967 SV% over the month. 

Runner-Up: Sebastian Thome, New Jersey Titans

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Mike Foglia, Northeast Generals – Brendan Forden, Texas Brahmas – Ryan Hacker, Wisconsin Woodsmen – Hayden Laforet, Atlanta Capitals – Nolan Lacosse, Alexandria Blizzard – Presley Patrin, Norwich Sea Captains – Jesse Schindel, Helena Bighorns – Sam Schowalter, Granite City Lumberjacks – Sam Smer, Bozeman Icedogs – Riley Swanson, Rochester Grizzlies – Nick Ulyanov, Butte Irish – Gavin Wohlmacher, West Bend Power

 

Forward of the Month: Bodie Shepardson - Bozeman Icedogs

Bodie Shepardson

Bozeman Icedogs forward Bodie Shepardson lit the scoresheet over the month of September playing in 6 games. The Livingston, MT native totaled 17 points that included 9 goals and 8 assists for the Icedogs. Shepardson is in his second year with Bozeman and has appeared in 48 games in a Icedogs sweater where he’s recorded 55 points. 

Runner-Up: George Hinds, New Jersey Titans

Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Andrew Butler, West Bend Power – JT Brugaletta, Texas RoadRunners – Patrick Crooks, Butte Irish – Brian Essing, Norwich Sea Captains – Eli Fletcher, Alexandria Blizzard – Chase Forry, Texas Brahmas – Isaac Fuller, Atlanta Capitals – Sean Gorman, Northeast Generals – Hayden Johnson, Granite City Lumberjacks – Maksim Lakic, Rochester Grizzlies – Jack Lambert, Helena Bighorns – Hunter Nelson, Wisconsin Woodsmen

 
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