Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced that forward Jonathan Audy-Marchessault of the Quebec Remparts is the CHL Player of the Week for the week ending April 3 after scoring one goal with seven assists for eight points in two games.
Audy-Marchessault led the Remparts to a four-game sweep of the Val d’Or Foreurs in the first round of the QMJHL Playoffs. He recorded three assists on Tuesday as first star of a 9-0 win in Game three before wrapping up the series with a goal and four assists as second star of a 5-2 win in Game four on Wednesday. The Remparts begin their second round playoff series on Friday night when they host the Shawinigan Cataractes.
Audy-Marchessault, a 20-year-old from Cap-Rouge, Quebec, is playing in his fourth and final QMJHL season with the Remparts. He currently leads the playoff scoring race with five goals and 10 assists for 15 points in four games after finishing the regular season tied for sixth in league scoring with 95 points in 68 games.
Anthony Luciani of the Erie Otters was also considered for the award after scoring six goals and three assists for nine points in four games, while Shane McColgan of the Kelowna Rockets scored three times with two assists for five points in two games to wrap up their first round playoff series against the Prince George Cougars in four straight games.
2010-11 CHL Playoff Players of the Week:
Mar. 28 – Apr. 3: Jonathan Audy-Marchessault, Quebec Remparts
Mar. 21 – Mar. 27: Zack Phillips, Saint John Sea Dogs
2010-11 CHL Regular Season Players of the Week:
Mar. 14 – Mar. 20: Tyler Toffoli, Ottawa 67’s
Mar. 7 – Mar. 13: Tye McGinn, Gatineau Olympiques
Feb. 28 – Mar. 6: Nino Niederreiter, Portland Winterhawks
Feb. 21 – Feb. 27: Taylor Beck, Guelph Storm
Feb. 14 – Feb. 20: Mark Stone, Brandon Wheat Kings
Feb. 7 – Feb. 13: Quinton Howden, Moose Jaw Warriors
Jan. 31 – Feb. 6: Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Red Deer Rebels
Jan. 24 – Jan. 30: Cody Lindsay, Ottawa 67’s
Jan. 17 – Jan. 23: Tyler Johnson, Spokane Chiefs
Jan. 10 – Jan. 16: Sean Couturier, Drummondville Voltigeurs
Jan. 3 – Jan. 9: Zach O’Brien, Acadie-Bathurst Titan
Dec. 27 – Jan. 2: Joey Hishon, Owen Sound Attack
Dec. 13 – Dec. 19: Jonathan Parker, Prince Albert Raiders
Dec. 6 – Dec. 12: Cody Eakin, Swift Current Broncos
Nov. 29 – Dec. 5: Charles Hudon, Chicoutimi Saguenéens
Nov. 22 – Nov. 28: Zack Phillips, Saint John Sea Dogs
Nov. 15 – Nov. 21: Christian Thomas, Oshawa Generals
Nov. 8 – Nov. 14: Brendan Ranford, Kamloops Blazers
Nov. 1 – Nov. 7: Jason Akeson, Kitchener Rangers
Oct. 25 – Oct. 31: Andrej Kudrna, Red Deer Rebels
Oct. 18 – Oct. 24: Michaël Bournival, Shawinigan Cataractes
Oct. 11 – Oct. 17: Sena Acolatse, Prince George Cougars
Oct. 4 – Oct. 10: Nathan Moon, Kingston Frontenacs
Sept. 27 – Oct. 3: Brandon Hynes, Victoriaville Tigres
Sept. 23 – Sept. 26: Alex Aleardi, Plymouth Whalers