Jason Zucker of Las Vegas and NHL Minnesota Wild has been voted Vegas Hockey’s Player of the Year for six straight years.
2017 VEGAS HOCKEY AWARDS
Overnight Nominations – Thursday
Lori Nowag – a beloved hockey Mom who helps many Las Vegas roller hockey players….Ash Printzen AAA Detroit Belle Tire 16u x 2, Adam Hendren, Best Referee, T-Mobile Best Arena, AJ Lackas, AA Las Vegas Jr Golden Knight bantam team, City National Arena – UNLV – Best Arena, Best Music….Best New Team, Las Vegas Cavalry…..Cody Williams, UNLV, Best Player x 3…Johnnie Gold, Best Goal Scorer x 2….Gramps, UNLV, Hockey Person of the Year..Scott Zucker, Best Hockey Dad…Mikey Yochum, Best Vegas Jr Golden Knights H.S. player x 4…..Greg Yochum, Best Hockey Person of the Year…Wally Lacroix, Best Coach – AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights bantam team…City National Arena, Best Arena with twin sheets of ice…Best rink coffee – Las Vegas Ice Center…Anthony Greener, UNLV, Best Coach…Peppers, Best Zamboni Driver (see Christmas story Just in Time for Christmas, the Unstoppable Johnnie Gold)…Rob Pallin, best Las Vegas international coach x 5….Bryce Reddick, best international player with EIH Cardiff….Megan Myers, Boston Blades, Best Woman’s Pro Player..Luke Fundator, Best Goalie Away from Home – Arizona Bobcats…Jake McKenna, Best Defenseman, WSHL Valencia Flyers…Joe Sullivan, Best NCAA Player St. Lawrence University
Best goalie away from home Las Vegas goalie Luke Fundator, AAA Arizona Bobcats 15u; Anthony Greener, UNLV, Best Coach x 4; Jake Kearley, UNLV, Defenseman of the Year; Bryce Reddick, Best International Player; AJ Lackas, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights 16u All Heart x 3; TMobile Best Arena x 2, UNLV Best Rink Music x 3; Best Referee – Wally Lacroix (previous winner many times); Nick Robone, UNLV, Best Las Vegas Hockey Person x 5; Kendall Galor, UNLV, Best Athletic Trainer x 4; Ash Printzen, AAA Detroit Belle Tire 16u, Best Girls Elite player x 3; Zee Khan, GM, UNLV; Adam Hendren, Best Referee x 2
Here are the Tuesday overnight nominations for the 2017 Vegas Hockey Awards. It is easy to nominate – you can vote here on Vegashockey.net or send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Jason Zucker, NHL Player of the Year x 12; Jake Kearley, UNLV, Defenseman of the Year x 8; AJ Lackas, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights bantam team All Heart x 7; Anthony Greener, head coach UNLV, Coach of the Year x 5; Nick Robone, UNLV, Hockey Person of the Year x 5, Gage Quinney, AHL Player of the Year x 5; Joe Sullivan, St. Lawrence University NCAA Player of the Year x 4 Megan Myers, Boston Blades, Woman’s Player of the Year x 4, Ash Printzen, AAA Detroit Belle Tire Elite Girls 16u, Player of the Year x 4, Cody Printzen, Roller Hockey Player of the Year x 3; Roy Henderson’s Global Las Vegas at Las Vegas Ice Center Best Hockey Showcase x 3, TMobile, Best Arena x 3, NARCh best hockey website x 3
Nominations will accepted for one week, then voting for awards will get underway.