Cracknell Named Greyhound WHL Player of the Week

By pbadmin

WHL Press Release

Calgary – The Greyhound WHL Player of the Week is forward Adam Cracknell of the Kootenay Ice. Cracknell earned player of the week honours by recording thee goals and seven points in two games, including a game-winning goal during the week of February 27th to March 5th. Cracknell also had a plus-minus rating of +7 and no penalties while helping the Ice to a perfect 2-0 record for the week.

On Friday, March 3rd, Cracknell scored three goals, including the game-winning goal, and added two assists in a 5-1 win against the visiting Red Deer Rebels.

On Saturday, March 4th, Cracknell recorded two assists in a 3-2 win against the visiting Tri-City Americans.

Cracknell, a 20-year-old native of Victoria, British Columbia was drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 2004 NHL Draft.

Honorable mention goes to Torrie Wheat of the Everett Silvertips.


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

Jan 30 – Feb 5: Derek Yeomans, Kelowna Rockets

Feb 6 – Feb 12: Troy Brouwer, Moose Jaw Warriors

Feb 13 – Feb 19: Gilbert Brule, Vancouver Giants

Feb 20 – Feb 26: Justin Keller, Kelowna Rockets

Feb 27 – Mar 5: Adam Cracknell, Kootenay Ice