February 4, 2013, Prince George, BC (ISN) – Cougars fans have chosen forwards Troy Bourke and Jarrett Fontaine as the Hubbell Designer Goldsmiths Players of the Month for January.
In 14 January games, Troy Bourke led the Cougars with three goals and 11 points, including two multi-point games. Bourke’s January highlight was a four-game point (five assists) streak from January 12th – January 20th.
Jarrett Fontaine had two goals and five points in 14 January games. His January highlight took place on Saturday, January 5th when he led the Cougars with two goals and an assist against the Kelowna Rockets, marking his first ever three-point game in the WHL.
Fans voted in an online poll at www.pgcougars.com, with both Bourke and Fontaine receiving an equal 27 percent of the votes. Both were recognized on the red carpet prior to Saturday’s matchup with Victoria.
Each month the Hubbell Designer Goldsmiths Player of the Month, as chosen by the Prince George Cougars fans, will receive a gift certificate for Shogun courtesy of Hubbell Designer Goldsmiths. At the end of the season fans will have the opportunity to vote for each of the five finalists to take the title as Player of the Month. The winner of that vote will receive a 14k handcrafted gold ring courtesy of Darrell Hubbell at Hubbell Designer Goldsmiths.
To vote for the Hubbell Designer Goldsmiths Player of the Month for February visit the Cougars website at www.pgcougars.com.