Here are the leaders in the voting for the 2013 Best of Vegas Hockey Awards.

Winners in all categories will be announced midnight New Year’s Eve.

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Those marked in bold received votes in last 48 hours – Lee


Player of the Year vote leaders (leaders in order of voting)

Cory Ward, Jason Zucker, Chris Francis, Zach Pochiro, Joey Sullivan, Michael McNicholas, Adam Naglich, Sam Braniff, Drew Bryan

AAA Midget Player of the Year – Vito Carlo, Eric Williams, Jimmy Schilletter

AA Midget Player of the Year – Jake McKenna, Steven Hoernicke, Mitchell Province, Kyro Kraemer

AA/Bantam Player of the Year – Mikey Yocum

Defenseman of the Year – Eddie Del Grosso, Eric Williams

Coach of the Year – (leaders in order)

Evan Zucker, Anthony Greener, JJ Hartmann

Goalie of the Year Chase Smith

Women’s College Player of the Year – Megan Myers, Brittany Brooks

Roller Coach of the YearCurt Weiman, Nick Robone, Larry Sanford, Micah Sanford

Roller Player of the Year – Andrew Tamura

Best Roller GoalieTerry Martin

All Heart (leaders in order)

Jake McKenna, Vito Carlo, Ethan Montoya, Justin Battaglia, Kyro Kraemer, Richie Crossley

Hockey person of the Year (leaders in order)

Frank ‘Gramps’ Perone, George Niederiter, Matt Edlin, Tommy Ricketts, Hector Toth, Joe Battaglia

Best Arena (leaders in order)

Las Vegas Ice Center, Sobe Ice Arena, The Orleans (quite a battle – and pride on the line – for Best Arena), Crystal Palace ‘The Little Home of Champions’

Best rink music The Orleans Arena

Best Snack barLas Vegas Ice Center, SoBe Ice Arena, The Orleans Arena

Best rink coffee Las Vegas Ice Center, The Orleans Arena

Best Website –  (not on ballot, but was added)

Best hockey writer – Lee Samuels (not on ballot, but was added)