WHL Press Release
CALGARY, AB – The WHL Player of the Week is forward Peter Mueller of the Everett Silvertips. Mueller earned player of the week honours by scoring 2 goals and 6 points in 3 games, including a shootout game winner, helping the Silvertips to a 3-0-0-0 record last week.
On Wednesday, November 1, Mueller scored once and added an assist in a 4-2 win over the Blades in Saskatoon.
On Friday, November 3, Mueller enjoyed a three point night with a goal and a pair of assists for the ‘Tips in a 6-2 win over the Raiders at the Art Hauser Center in Prince Albert.
On Saturday, November 4, Mueller had an assist and scored the game winner in a 3-2 shootout victory over the Pats in Regina.
Mueller, an 18-year-old native of Bloomington, Minnesota, was selected 8th overall by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
Honourable mention goes to forward Steven DaSilva of the Kootenay Ice.
WHL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Oct 23 – Oct 29 — Mark Santorelli, Chilliwack Bruins
Oct 16 – Oct 22 — Ivan Rohac, Kamloops Blazers
Oct 9 – Oct 15 — Andrew Clark, Brandon Wheat Kings
Oct 2 – Oct 8 — Ben Maxwell, Kootenay Ice
Sept 21 – Oct 1 — Brett Robertson, Prince George Cougars