BC Hockey announced today that Colby Williams (Princeton, BC) of the Thompson Okanagan Rockets has been named the Female Midget AAA player of the month for December. Williams had a great month finishing with nine (9) goals and six (6) assists. The Rockets currently sit first in the League with 31 points.
William's never quit attitude has been a major factor in the success of the Rockets this year in the Female Midget AAA League.
“As a first year player she is an on-ice leader. She has a great attitude and skill level,” commented Thompson Okanagan Rockets head coach Mark Elder.
Williams was chosen from a high calibre list of other nominees. The runners up in no particular order are as follows:
- Kootenay Wildcats – Kayla Keraiff
- Vancouver Fusion – No Submission
- Fraser Valley Phantom – Madison Sands
- Prince George Cougars – Kelly Williams
The Female Midget AAA League was initiated in the 2007-2008 season in response to the membership’s desire to provide an opportunity for elite female hockey players to come together on zone teams to challenge other elite Female Midget teams.
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