Glacier Kings Honoured at Awards Banquet


CVGK Media

April 8, 2013, Courtenay, BC (ISN) Sunday April 7, 2013 marked the Comox Valley Glacier Kings annual Awards Banquet, which was held at Yiamas Greek Taverna.

“It’s unusual to have the awards, with part of the season, the most important part of the season, still remaining. However, these nights are huge, it’s important that the players are recognized for their hard work. It’s easy to get caught up in the entertaining side of the game, but it’s good to take a moment to appreciate the effort these guys put in all season long.” said Head Coach Bill Rotheisler.

In total, thirteen awards were handed out:

Top Scorer – Tyson Rennie

Academic Award – Garrett Halls

Most Sportsmanlike Player – John Gosbee

Iron Man Award – Wade Bartlett

Hard Hat Award – Jordan Crisp

Unsung Hero – Wade Bartlett

Fan Favourite – Jordan Crisp

Most Improved Player – Calvin Hadley

Rookie of the Year – John Gosbee

Top Goaltender – Michael Hails

Top Forward – Jack Kennelly

Top Defenseman – Garrett Halls

Most Valuable Player – Nicholas Tupper

The team will spend the early part of this week preparing for the Cyclone Taylor Cup. Details on games and tickets are available at