Cracknell named WHL Player of the Month

By pbadmin

WHL Press Release

Calgary – The Western Hockey League today announced that forward Adam Cracknell of the Kootenay Ice has been named the HUSKY WHL Player of the Month for March.

The 20-year-old forward from Victoria, British Columbia recorded nine goals and 20 points in seven games during the month of March. Cracknell helped lead the Ice to a 6-1 record for the month.

Cracknell recorded two game-winning goals and had a plus-minus rating of +17 in March.

Cracknell, who was also the Greyhound WHL Player of the Week during the first week of March, was drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.

His accomplishments make Adam Cracknell a deserving choice as the HUSKY WHL Player of the Month for March.

HUSKY, proud sponsor of the WHL Education Program and the Canada West WHL Graduate of the Month.

2005-06 Husky WHL Player of the Month – Previous Winners:

September/October: Troy Brouwer, Moose Jaw Warriors

November: Devin Setoguchi, Saskatoon Blades

December: Ian McDonald, Tri-City Americans

January: Matt Keetley, Medicine Hat Tigers

February: Gilbert Brule, Vancouver Giants

March: Adam Cracknell, Kootenay Ice