Fast Named Husky WHL Player of the Month for March

By League Press Release

Calgary, AB – The Western Hockey League today announced that defenseman T.J. Fast of the Tri-City Americans has been named the HUSKY WHL Player of the Month for March.

Fast, a product of Calgary, AB, scored two goals and added 11 assists for 13 points in nine games during the month of March, helping the Americans to an 8-1-0-0 record in that span.

The 19-year-old rookie rearguard, who joined the Americans in January after leaving Denver University, recorded points in eight consecutive games during the month of March. Fast also registered five multi-point games, and was the top-scoring defenseman in the WHL in March.

Fast’s efforts earned him a Three Stars selection in three games during the month of March.

Fast, a Los Angeles Kings prospect, played 26 regular-season contests since joining the Americans, scoring three goals and 22 points, and helping the Americans to their best regular-season record in franchise history.

His accomplishments make T.J. Fast 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.

2006-07 Husky WHL Player of the Month – Previous Winners:
September/October: Cody Franson, Vancouver Giants
November: Peter Mueller, Everett Silvertips
December: Aaron Gagnon, Seattle Thunderbirds
January: Zach Hamill, Everett Silvertips
February: Devin Setoguchi, Prince George Cougars
March: T.J. Fast, Tri-City Americans