The THF announces the Players of the Week for the week ending February 5th, 2023. The Players of the Week is a weekly feature during the 2022-23 season that honors players in all divisions. Only players that are nominated by their respective teams are considered.
Age Level / Division: 9U
Team: CP Dynamo
Player: Reagan Barcomb (D) – Games: 4, Goals: 1, Assists: 6
“The only girl on the team, Reagan continues to be one of the grittiest players on the ice. This past week, she picked up seven points over four games as a defenseman and led the team with a +11 rating.” said Coach Tim Barcomb.
Age Level / Division: 10U
Team: Woodbridge Wolfpack 2012
Player: Freddie Rennie (G) – Games: 1, Goals Against: 0, Goals Saved: 19
“Freddie has been battling every practice rep and game. He never gives up on a puck and has been a solid foundation all season for us between the pipes.” said Coach Mark Rivera.
Age Level / Division: 11U
Team: Wolfpack Hockey Club
Player: Alan Xu (D) – Games: 1, Goals: 1, Assists: 1
“Alan has been progressing all year and got rewarded this past weekend!” said Coach Donny Kane.
Age Level / Division: 12U
Team: Jersey Hitmen
Player: Jersey Hitmen Team (F) – Games: 2, Goals: 8
“The Hitmen 2010 team was on the road and in a hotel for the fourth straight weekend. A big 2 game THF tilt vs. a very good Team Maryland. Hard-work togetherness and determination produced 2 great shootout wins (5-4,3-2)! Every player played a big part in a must win weekend.” said Coach Steve Lovell.
Age Level / Division: 14U
Team: PAL Jr Islanders
Player: Luca Coschignano (F) – Games: 2, Goals: 5, Assists: 2
“Luca was a game breaker this weekend in a two game sweep of the NJ Hitmen.” said Coach Mark Dubeau.
Age Level / Division: 15U
Team: NY Aviators
Player: Nicholas Johnson (F) – Games: 1, Goals: 2, Assists: 0
“Two exceptional goals in a must win game!” said Coach Pat Braglia.
Age Level / Division: 16U
Team: Mercer Chiefs Elite
Player: David Lakatos (F) – Games: 1, Goals: 4, Assists: 0
“David came back from an injury and had his best game of the season this week, scoring 4 times in our lone game and pushing our win streak to three games.” said Coach Dan Pressl.
Age Level / Division: 18U
Team: Esmark Stars 18U AAA
Player: Nikita Volski (G) – Games: 2, Goals Against: 2, Saves: 49
“Nikita picked up a pair of wins this past weekend, (4-2 over the Madison Capitols and 1-0 over the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite) including a 30-save performance in regulation and overtime a 1-0 OT/SO shut-out win against the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite 18U club in front of a standing room only crowd at the UPMC Lemieux Center in Pittsburgh. The game against the PPE was a high-end action-packed see-saw affair and both Nikita and the PPE goalie were awesome. Nikita took our team on his back and shut the door on a very good PPE team and gave us a chance for the W.” said Coach Dave Kosick.
Keagan Rypkema (G) – Jersey Hitmen
Nolan Guiterman (D) – Jersey Hitmen
Sammy Sobel (G) – PAL Jr Islanders
Shawn Gertler (F) – NY Aviators
Michael Kandrach (F) – PAL Jr Islanders
Daphne Hu (F) – Rockets
Johnny O’Brien (F) – CP Dynamo
Robert Dekleine (F) – Rockets
Xypher Zamias (F) – Esmark Stars
Chase Kishler (G) – Mercer Chiefs
Rasmus Bergman (G) – Rockets
Jake McCloud (F) – NJ Jets
William Micholas (D) – Mercer Chiefs
Cody Arnold (G) – NJ Jets