Athlete of the Week

Riley Welsh

Award
Athlete of the Week
Sport
Hockey
Award Date
Mar 18, 2014
School
Springfield Collegiate
Team
Springfield Sabres AAAA Varsity Boys Hockey 2013
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This 6’0” left wing helped the Sabres capture the WHSHL Price Division Championship.  During the play-offs he lead his team in scoring with 10 goals and 20 points in 8 play-off games.  For his efforts he was named the Price Division Play-off MVP.  Coach Severyn Wojcik states, “Riley has the ability to change the outcome of a game all by himself. He was leaned on heavily during our playoff run and was a big part of our championship win. He has a skill set that allows him to take control of a game and we were confident in using him in all situations”.

This grade 12 student maintains an 90% average, while also participating in baseball.