Tanner Willick Named Alberta Ford Dealers Defensive Player of the Week

Drumheller, AB

February 8th, 2022

Dragons rookie defenseman Tanner Willick has been named the AJHL Alberta Ford Dealers Defensive Player of the Week.

The 18 year-old defenceman had seven points (2G, 5A) in three consecutive wins for the Dragons and has compiled a five-game point streak.

The Saskatoon native scored a goal and added in an assist to help lead the Dragons over the Canucks 3-1.   Willick then scored his first AJHL game winning goal, in a season-high three-point game, on February 4th as the Dragons made a historic come back from a 4-0 first period deficit with five unanswered goals to post a 5-4 victory over the Kodiaks.   The week concluded for the Dragons with a 5-2 win over the Bulldogs where Willick tallied two assists bringing his season total to 24 assists and 32 points.