Colorado’s Ulanski named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week

PRINCETON, N.J. – Kevin Ulanski of the Colorado Eagles is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Feb. 20-26.

 

The 29-year-old forward scored four goals and added seven assists for 11 points in three games last week as the Eagles went 2-0-1 in a three-game series against Ontario.

 

Ulanski opened the week with four points (2g-2a), and was +3, in a 6-4 win on Wednesday and followed that up with a second consecutive four-point effort (1g-3a) in a 9-8 shootout loss on Friday. He ended the week with one goal and two assists in a 5-4 overtime win on Saturday.

 

A native of Madison, Wisc., Ulanski has 53 points (20g-33a) in 39 games with the Eagles this season, which is tied for 12th in the league.

 

Ulanski has 104 points (36g-68a) in 142 career ECHL games with Long Beach, Phoenix, Elmira and Colorado, and he has added eight points (3g-5a) in 53 career American Hockey League games with Milwaukee and Albany.

 

On behalf of Kevin Ulanski, a case of pucks will be donated to a Colorado youth hockey organization by Sher-Wood Hockey, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Sher-Wood Hockey has donated more than 25,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.

           

Runners Up: Dustin Gazley, Elmira (5 gp, 3g, 5a, 8 pts.) and Paul Crowder, Wheeling (3 gp, 5g, 1a, 6 pts.).  

           

Also Nominated: Peter Boyd (Bakersfield), Jonathan Zion (Chicago), Dan Eves (Cincinnati), Brandon Wong (Greenville), Justin Milo (Gwinnett), Chad Nehring (Idaho), Kory Karlander (Kalamazoo), Everett Sheen (Ontario), Yannick Tifu (Reading), Trent Campbell (South Carolina) and Mike Thomas (Toledo).

 

PREVIOUS WINNERS

 

WEEKPLAYERTEAM
   
Oct. 14-16
Evan BarlowElmira Jackals
  
Oct. 17-23Justin ShuggFlorida Everblades
   
Oct. 24-30Eric LampeLas Vegas Wranglers
   
Oct. 31-Nov. 6Brandon SvendsenKalamazoo Wings
   
Nov. 7-13Olivier LabelleReading Royals
   
Nov. 14-20Chris BartonWheeling Nailers
   
Nov. 21-27Chad KlassenIdaho Steelheads
   
Nov. 28-Dec. 4Mitch FaddenUtah Grizzlies
   
Dec. 5-11Chad CostelloColorado Eagles
   
Dec. 12-18Riley NelsonColorado Eagles
   
Dec. 19-25Michael ForneyColorado Eagles
   
Dec. 26-Jan. 1Tyler HelfrichBakersfield Condors
   
Jan. 2-8Dustin GazleyElmira Jackals
   
Jan. 9-15Joey MartinToledo Walleye
   
Jan. 16-22Jordan PietrusElmira Jackals
   
Jan. 23-29Justin BowersGreenville Road Warriors
   
Jan. 30-Feb. 5Chris Doyle
Stockton Thunder
   
Feb. 6-12Evan TruppBakersfield Condors
   
Feb. 13-19Andy BohmbachTrenton Titans