Defenseman Mitchell Gartner of the Drumheller Dragons is the Canalta Hotels AJHL Player of the Week for the week ending January 20th, 2013. Gartner recorded 4 goals and 8 points in 4 games for the Dragons. Gartner scored the game winning goal versus the Calgary Mustangs on January 14th and against the Camrose Kodiaks on January 18th. He was also selected the Pro Hockey Life Player of the Game on January 14th, 18th and 19th.
Mitchell Gartner is in his third AJHL season, and his first with the Drumheller Dragons. The 20 year-old from Macklin, SK is 3rd in team scoring with 30 points and 5th overall amongst AJHL defencemen.
The Alberta Junior Hockey League is proud to partner with Canalta Hotels to continue recognition of the AJHL Player of the Week for the 2012-2013 AJHL Season.
Canalta Hotels AJHL Player of the Week Recipients:
• September 10th – 16th: Ryan Berlin, Whitecourt Wolverines
• September 17th – 23rd: Chase McMurphy, Calgary Mustangs
• September 24th – 30th: Patrick Lee, Brooks Bandits
• October 1st – 7th: Clayton Petrie, Calgary Canucks
• October 8th – 14th: Jared VanRee, Calgary Mustangs
• October 15th – 21st: Zack Rassell, Canmore Eagles
• October 22nd – 28th: Jared D'Amico, Okotoks Oilers
• October 29th – November 4th, 2012: Gus Correale, Grande Prairie Storm
• November 5th – 11th: Dylan Hubbs, Olds Grizzlys
• November 12th – 18th: Tyler Santos, Bonnyville Pontiacs
• November 19th – 25th: Brett Njaa, Camrose Kodiaks
• November 26th – December 2nd: Scott Pooley, Fort McMurray Oil Barons
• December 3rd – 9th: Cam Maclise, Brooks Bandits
• December 10th – 16th: Ryan Bloom, Drumheller Dragons
• December 17th – 23rd, 2012: Ryan Matthews, Grande Prairie Storm
• January 2nd – 6th, 2013: Frederic Tanguay, Drayton Valley Thunder
• January 7th – 13th, 2013: Devin McDonald, Camrose Kodiaks
• January 14th – 20th, 2013: Mitchell Gartner, Drumheller Dragons