WHL Press Release
Calgary – The Greyhound WHL Player of the Week is forward Mitch Bartley of the Vancouver Giants. Bartley earned player of the week honours by recording four goals and seven points in four road games including a power-play goal and a game-winning goal during the week of January 23rd to January 29th. Bartley also had a plus-minus rating of +4 while helping the Giants to a 3-1 record for the week.
On Tuesday, January 24th, Bartley recorded two assists in a 5-1 win against the Tri-City Americans. On Wednesday, January 25th, Bartley recorded a goal in a 5-3 loss to the Spokane Chiefs.
On Friday, January 27th, Bartley recorded two goals and added an assist in a 5-1 win against the Kootenay Ice. On Sunday, January 29th, Bartley scored the game-winning goal in a 4-0 shutout win over the Tri-City Americans.
Bartley, a 20-year-old native of Maple Ridge, British Columbia, is a free agent.
Honourable mention goes to Josh Lepp of the Red Deer Rebels.
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
Jan 16 – Jan 22: Justin Pogge, Calgary Hitmen
Jan 23 – Jan 29: Mitch Bartley, Vancouver Giants