Tier 3 Top Performers Week 22
February 1, 2016
Tier 3 Junior Hockey Week 22 Top Performer Honors go to Breckenridge Bucks Drake Cole, Point Mallard Ducks Cooper Seedott and New York Aviators Daniel Backstrom.
Drake Cole, F, Breckenridge Bucks
Breckenridge Bucks Forward Drake Cole logged 12 points through 2 weekend games against the Glacier Yetis. Cole began the season on the Yetis roster, earning 22 goals and 11 assists through 20 games before transferring to Breckenridge where he's played his last 8 games. Cole found the net 3 times and assisted on 8 others January 29th in his first game against his former team, setting a new Tier 3 record for most points in a single game this season. Cole is averaging 1.96 point per game this season.
Cooper Seedott, G, 1996, Point Mallard Ducks
Point Mallard Goaltender Cooper Seedott earned 2 shutouts this weekend in the Ducks 2 game sweep of the Atlanta Capitals, turning away all 75 shots faced. Seedott logged a win in each of his last 4 games between the pipes, allowing only 2 goals in that span. Seedott currently holds a 2.56 gaa, a .914 save percent and a 16-7-2 record.
Daniel Backstrom, F, New York Aviators
Aviators Forward Daniel Backstrom logged 6 goals and 9 assists through 3 weekend games. Currently on a 4 game point streak, Backstrom earned a point in 24 of 28 games including 18 multi point efforts. A 1995, Backstrom contributed to over 40% of the Aviators season goals and his 45 assists on the season ranks 10th among all Tier 3 skaters.