Thursday, December 27, 2018

VOTE NOW FOR THE 2018 VEGAS HOCKEY AWARDS

Vote for the most deserving players, coaches, athletic trainees, PR, Social teams, the best rink and more – the categories list is posted on this site. Let’s honor the best there is in Las Vegas. Winner’s will be announced midnight New Year’s Eve. Send your votes to leesamuels07@aol.com

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Votes received on these players, coaches and in other categories

Jason Zucker, Player of the Year – winner 11 straight times 

Anthony Greener, UNLV – Coach of the Year

Zee Khan, UNLV, Best GM of the Year

Best PR/Social – UNLV Rebels

Best Exec – Jimmy Samuels, president, Kansas University #1 ranked ACHA D3 Pacific

Scott Zucker, Best Las Vegas Hockey Person of the Year

Brenden Harris, Best NCAA Player of the Year; Dom Garcia, Best NCAA Player of the Year

Gage Quinney, AHL Player of the Year

Zach Pochiro, ECHL Player of the Year; Cory Ward, ECHL Player of the Year; Michael McNicholas, ECHL Player of the Year

Derek Sutliffe, SPHL Player of the Year

Bryce Reddick, Best Las Vegas International Player; Chris Francis, Best Las Vegas International Player

Cody Williams, UNLV Player of the Year; Eric Williams, UNLV Defenseman of the Year; Ben Giesbrecht, UNLV Goalie of the Year

Rob Pallin, Best International Coach of the Year – winner multiple times

Richie Crossley, Player of the Year Vegas Jesters; Michael Cichy, Best Forward, Vegas Jesters

Kendell Galor, Best Athletic Trainer – winner multiple times – tremendous, helpful person in times of greatest need during a game. Her father is the famous great hometown roller hockey coach – Oren Galor, a legend.

Vincent Dekumbus, formerly of WSHL Las Vegas Storm, Best College Player of the Year – one of the all time goal scorers here in junior hockey

Erik Atchison, Best WHL Player

Brenden Fehlig, NA3HL Player of the Year; Vito Carlo, NA3HL Defenseman of the Year; Daniel Ramos, NA3HL Rookie Defenseman of the Year; Bryce Gould, NA3HL Player of the Year; Gunner Moore, NA3HL Player of the Year; Caleb Day, NA3HL Player of the Year

Cody Printzen, WSHL Player of the Year – Fresno Monsters; Anthony Rodriguez, WSHL Player of the Year – Long Beach Bombers

Jerrett Overland, AAA Player of the Year – AAA Anaheim Jr Ducks 18u – will play at NCAA Air Force Academy next season

Hunter Keech, Matty Johnson, Noah McAnallen, Best Forwards; Tucker Smith, David Fadell, Andrew Thornton, Best Defensemen; James Brendel, Zackary Ortolano Best Goalies; Pokey Reddick Best High School Coach – all for Faith Lutheran High School Las Vegas.

Cameron Zucker, Vegas Jr Golden Knights High School Team – White; Heath Mensch, Vegas Jr Golden Knights High School Team Grey

Wally Lacroix, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights 16u, Coach of the Year; Ian Williams, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights 16u, Player of the Year; JJ Williamson, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights 16u, Player of the Year; William Jacob, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights 16u Player of the Year; Trent Carter, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights 16u, Defenseman of the Year; Zackary Ortolano, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights 16u Goalie of the Year

Kevin Mulcahy, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights Pee Wee Team, Coach of the Year; Chayse Laurie, Player of the Year, AA Vegas Golden Jr Knights PeeWee Team; Trevor Abele, Defenseman of the Year, AA Vegas Golden Jr Knights PeeWee Team; Logan Perez, Goalie of the Year, AA Vegas Jr Golden Knights PeeWee team.

Ash Printzen, Best Girls Player of the Year – winner multiple times; Gia Avalone, Best Girls Player of the Year

Cody Printzen, Best Las Vegas roller hockey player

Las Vegas Ice Center, Best Hockey website – winner multiple times

Roy Henderson’s Global Showcase each summer at Las Vegas Ice Center, Best Las Vegas Showcase of the Year – winner multiple times – for over a decade has helped many Las Vegas players of all ages land spots on junior hockey and college teams

Skitters baby rink cat – Best Character of the Year in annual Vegas Hockey Christmas Story; The Thompson Twins, best characters in annual Vegas Hockey Christmas Story

Bethany Drysdale, Best Vegas Hockey Writer – many votes

Best Arena – City National, Las Vegas Ice Center, SoBe Ice Arena 

Best rink coffee – Las Vegas Ice Center – winner 12 straight years

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Looking for votes for these categories:

Las Vegas Hockey Person of the Year – Nick Robone winner last year

Best Las Vegas Referee

Send votes now to leesamuels07@aol.com

Winners will be announced on New Year’s Eve – at the strike of midnight