BC Hockey announced that Devin Chapman of the Cariboo Cougars has been named the Major Midget League (MML) Player of the Month for February 2019.
Chapman, a 17-year-old goaltender from Williams Lake, BC, helped back-stop the Cougars to five (5) wins in February with a 1.20 goals against average.
Despite being a later addition to the Cougars, Chapman has been a leader on the team and he helps mentor goalies from both Prince George and Williams Lake Minor Hockey Associations (MHA).
He is an affiliate player with the Cowichan Valley Capitals of the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL).
Chapman was chosen from a high-calibre list of other nominees, including:
|Jacob Wright||Fraser Valley Thunderbirds|
|Josh Harrison||Greater Vancouver Canadians|
|Noah Quinn||Kootenay Ice|
|Parker Bell||North Island Silvertips|
|William Reimer||Okanagan Rockets|
|Brendan Forman||South Island Royals|
|Adam Niles||Thompson Blazers|
|Walker Erickson||Valley West Giants|
|Ryan Tattle||Vancouver North East Chiefs|
|Tyler Cristall||Vancouver North West Hawks|
Kellan Brienen, (Prince George, BC) has been named the Minor Midget League Player of the Month for February. Brienen, 15, and a forward for the Cougars, had eight (8) points (4 goals, 4 assists) in six (6) Minor Midget League games in February. Brienen is currently third in team scoring with 28 points in 30 games.
Brienen was selected from a list of outstanding nominees, including:
|Zach Urquhart||Fraser Valley Thunderbirds|
|Cam Hicklin||Okanagan Rockets|
|Ethan Ryan||South Island Royals|
|Tristan Allen||Thompson Blazers|
|Owen Elson||Valley West Giants|
|Jeremy Henzel||Vancouver North East Chiefs|
|Nikolas Hoogendoorn||Vancouver North West Hawks|