Known for his playmaking skills, Daniel Taillefer of the Steinbach Pistons has been named this week’s MJHL Recycle Everywhere Player of the Week.
The 20-year-old forward recorded six points (1-5) in two games last week for the Pistons, who sit second in the MJHL with 37 wins and 77 points. This also marks the second time this season that Taillefer has won Player of the Week honours.
Taillefer, who hails from LaBroquerie, is having an outstanding season, reflected in a team leading 65 points (16-49) in 46 games.
The runners up are 20 year old forward Devan Schram of the Virden Oil Capitals and 20 year old forward Brad Bowles of the Portage Terriers.
The RBC Player of the Month for January is 20 year old forward Brad Bowles of the Portage Terriers (10 goals and 18 assists in 13 games played). The runners up are 20 year old forward Daniel Taillefer of the Steinbach Pistons and 19 year old forward Scott Gall of the Winkler Flyers.
The Sher-wood Defenseman of the Month for January is 19 year old Brady Keeper of the OCN Blizzard (3 goals, 9 assists in 11 games played). The runners up are 19 year old Brett Orr of the Portage Terriers and 20 year old Zak Hicks of the Winkler Flyers.
The IBAM Rookie of the Month for January is 18 year old forward Bradley Schoonbaert of the Steinbach Pistons (8 goals, 4 assists in 13 games played). The runners up are 18 year old forward Josh Tripp of the Swan Valley Stampeders and 18 year old forward Chase Brakel of the Portage Terriers.
The MGEU Goaltender of the Month is 20 year old Nathan Park of the Portage Terriers (8 wins, 1 loss with 1 shutout, GAA of 1.77 and save percentage of 0. 923). The runners up are 19 year old Jeremy Wik of the Steinbach Pistons and 18 year old Emilien Boily of the OCN Blizzard.
Picture Above: Bradley Schoonbaert on the left and Daniel Taillefer on the Right.