Pats’ Bartley named BOSTON PIZZA WHL Player of the Week

By League Press Release

CALGARY, AB. – The BOSTON PIZZA WHL Player of the Week is defenseman Victor Bartley of the Regina Pats.

Bartley picked up six points, scoring one goal and five assists to go with a +2 rating in three games over the last week, helping the Pats post a 3-0 record in that span.

On Wednesday, February 27th, the Pats welcomed the visiting Kamloops Blazers to the Brandt Centre in Regina. Bartley picked up two assists as the Pats downed the Blazers 3-2. He was also named the games 2nd Star.

On Friday, February 29th, another B.C. Division team rolled into the Brandt Centre as the Pats hosted the Chilliwack Bruins. Bartley attained three assists in the contest as the Pats defeated the Bruins 5-4.

On, Sunday, March 2nd, the WHL Eastern Conference leading Calgary Hitmen travelled into Regina to face the Pats. Bartley netted his tenth goal of the season as his Pats picked up a huge victory over the Calgary Hitmen 3-1.

Bartley, a 20 year old from Maple Ridge, British Columbia, is in his fourth full season of play in the Western Hockey League. His WHL career began with the Kamloops Blazers before joining the Regina Pats at this year’s trade deadline.

The WHL has also nominated Juha Metsola of the Lethbridge Hurricanes for the ADT CHL Goaltender of the Week Award.

Boston Pizza WHL Player of the Week
Sept. 24 – Sept. 30: Mitch Fadden, Lethbridge Hurricanes
Oct.1 – Oct. 7: Tyler Dittmer, Brandon Wheat Kings
Oct. 8 – Oct. 14: Tyler Ennis, Medicine Hat Tigers
Oct. 15 – Oct. 21: Oscar Moller, Chilliwack Bruins
Oct. 22 – 28: Jason Reese, Tri City Americans
Oct. 29 – Nov. 4: Dana Tyrell, Prince George Cougars
Nov. 5 – Nov.11: Spencer Machacek, Vancouver Giants
Nov. 12 – Nov.18: Drayson Bowman, Spokane Chiefs
Nov. 19 – Nov.25: Drayson Bowman, Spokane Chiefs
Nov. 26 – Dec.2: Mark Santorelli, Chilliwack Bruins
Dec. 3 – Dec.9: Jason Bast, Moose Jaw Warriors
Dec. 10 – Dec.16: Jamie Benn, Kelowna Rockets
Dec. 24 – Dec.30: Tyler Ennis, Medicine Hat Tigers
Dec. 31 – Jan.6: Kyle Bortis, Calgary Hitmen
Jan. 7 – Jan.13: James Reimer, Red Deer Rebels
Jan. 14 – Jan. 20: Jamie Benn, Kelowna Rockets
Jan. 21 – Jan. 27: Dan Gendur, Everett Silvertips
Jan. 28 – Feb. 3: Ryan White, Calgary Hitmen
Feb. 4 – Feb. 10: T.J. Fast, Tri City Americans
Feb. 11 – Feb. 17: Justin Bernhardt, Prince Albert Raiders
Feb. 18 – Feb. 24: Jim O’Brien, Seattle Thunderbirds
Feb. 25 – Mar. 2: Victor Bartley, Regina Pats