Geoff Walker Named CHL Player of the Week

By League Press Release

Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League announced today that Geoff Walker
of the PEI Rocket is the CHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sunday
February 25, 2007 after scoring three goals and four assists for seven
points in two games.

Walker scored a goal and assisted on three others in a 6-5 overtime win over
the Moncton Wildcats on February 21 and then scored two goals and added an
assist in a 5-2 win over the Halifax Mooseheads on February 25. The
19-year-old from Charlottetown, PEI has 29 goals and 50 assists for 79
points in 61 games this season.

Aaron Gagnon of the Seattle Thunderbirds was the WHL nominee after scoring
six goals and one assist in three games and Wayne Simmonds of the Owen Sound
Attack was the OHL nominee after scoring two goals and five assists in three

2006-07 CHL Players of the Week

Oct 2 – Daniel Ryder, Peterborough Petes
Oct 9 – Ben Maxwell, Kootenay Ice
Oct 17 – Brent Aubin, Quebec Remparts
Oct. 24 – Justin Donati, Toronto St. Michael’s Majors
Oct. 31 – Francois Bouchard, Baie Comeau Drakkar
Nov. 7 – Jordan Owens, Mississauga IceDogs
Nov. 14 – Thomas Beauregard, Acadie-Bathurst Titan
Nov. 21 – Bryan Little, Barrie Colts
Nov. 28 – Dustin Jeffrey, Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds
Dec. 5 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals
Dec. 12 – Thomas Beauregard, Acadie-Bathurst Titan
Dec. 19 – David Desharnais, Chicoutimi Sagueneens
Jan. 2 – Reid Jorgensen, Kamloops Blazers
Jan. 9 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals
Jan. 16 – Benoit Doucet, Victoriaville Tigres
Jan. 23 – Dale Mitchell, Oshawa Generals
Jan. 30 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals
Feb. 5 – Mitch Fadden, Lethbridge Hurricanes
Feb. 12 – Patrick Kane, London Knights
Feb. 19 – Michael Grabner, Spokane Chiefs
Feb. 25 – Geoff Walker, PEI Rocket