The North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) today announced the Divisional Stars of the Week presented by Bauer Hockey for the week ending January 14, 2018. 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 eight divisions of the NA3HLas nominated by their head coaches.
Northeast Division Star of the Week: Matthew Minichiello, Forward, Niagara Falls PowerHawks
The 16-year old from Toronto, Ontario was on fire this weekend as Niagara Falls swept the Oswego Stampede. Saturday, Minichiello scored two goals, including the overtime winner, and had two assists in the PowerHawks’ 4-3 victory. The following day, Minichiello tallied three assists to finish the weekend with seven points. He finished the weekend with a plus-7 rating and now has nine goal and nine assists this season.
2nd Star: Brandon Schwieckert, F, Niagara Falls PowerHawks
Honorable Mention (alphabetical): Eddie Cannon, F, Oswego Stampede – Tommy Kilway, F, Oswego Stampede – Jeremy Wilber, F, Binghamton Junior Senators