Calgary – The Greyhound WHL Player of the Week is defenceman Shaun Heshka of the Everett Silvertips. Heshka earned player of the week honours by recording a goal and seven points in three games during the week of January 9th to January 15th. Heshka also had a plus-minus rating of +6 while helping the Silvertips to a perfect record for the week.
On Wednesday, January 11th, Heshka recorded four assists in an 8-1 win against the visiting Tri-City Americans. On Friday, January 13th, Heshka recorded an assist in a 5-1 win against the visiting Portland Winter Hawks.
On Saturday, January 14th, Heshka scored a goal and added an assist in a 4-2 win over the Giants in Vancouver.
Heshka, a 20-year-old native of Melville, Saskatchewan, is a free agent.
GREYHOUND COURIER EXPRESS is the OFFICIAL COURIER of the WHL.
Sept. 23 – Oct. 2: Dustin Boyd, Moose Jaw Warriors
Oct. 3 – Oct. 9: Mike Card, Kelowna Rockets
Oct. 10 – Oct. 16: Eric Hunter, Prince George Cougars
Oct. 17 – Oct. 23: Peter Mueller, Everett Silvertips
Oct. 24 – Oct. 30: John Lammers, Everett Silvertips
Oct. 31 – Nov. 6: Kevin Armstrong, Saskatoon Blades
Nov. 7 – Nov. 13: Devin Setoguchi, Saskatoon Blades
Nov 14 – Nov. 20: Taylor Dakers, Kootenay Ice
Nov 21 – Nov. 27: Brandon Dubinsky, Portland Winter Hawks
Nov 28 – Dec 4: Dustin Slade, Vancouver Giants
Dec 5 – Dec 11: Joe Barnes, Saskatoon Blades
Dec 12 – Dec 18: Justin Keller, Kelowna Rockets
Dec 27 – Jan 1: Mark Fistric, Vancouver Giants
Jan 2 – Jan 8: Darren Helm, Medicine Hat Tigers
Jan 9 – Jan 15: Shaun Heshka, Everett Silvertips