Hohmann named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week

Cason Hohmann of the Elmira Jackals is the
Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Feb. 22-28.

Hohmann recorded seven assists and was a +4 in three games last week.

The 23-year-old had two assists in a 5-3 loss to Reading on Friday, picked up four helpers in a 7-4 win at Wheeling on Saturday and added an assist in a 3-1 victory against the Nailers on Sunday.

Under an American Hockey League contract with Rochester, Hohmann is fifth among ECHL rookies with 29 assists and is tied for fifth among first-year players with 45 points in 45 games this season.

A native of Arlington, Texas, he spent the previous four seasons at Boston University where he tallied 92 points (31g-61a) in 145 career games.

On behalf of Cason Hohmann, a case of pucks will be donated to an Elmira 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 33,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.

Runners Up: Ludwig Karlsson, Colorado (3 gp, 3g, 2a, 5 pts.), Joey Diamond, Manchester (3 gp, 4g, 2a, 6 pts.) and Josh Shalla, Toledo (3 gp, 4g, 1a, 5 pts.).

Also Nominated: Aaron Gens (Allen), Alex Belzile (Fort Wayne), Joe Basaraba (Idaho), Daniel Ciampini (Indy), David Gilbert (Kalamazoo), Michael Pelech (Norfolk), Matt Carey (Quad City), Pavel Padakin (Reading), Barry Almeida (Utah) and Mathew Maione (Wheeling).



 Oct. 16-18 Barry Almeida Utah Grizzlies
Oct. 19-25 Derek Army Wheeling Nailers
Oct. 26-Nov. 1 Tyler Barnes Missouri Mavericks
Nov. 2-8 Jordon Southorn Fort Wayne Komets
Nov. 9-15 A.J. Jenks Toledo Walleye
Nov. 16-22 T.J. Foster Orlando Solar Bears
Nov. 23-29 Bryan Moore Utah Grizzlies
Nov. 30-Dec. 6 Mike Monfredo Quad City Mallards
Dec. 7-13 Mikhail Stefanovich Rapid City Rush
Dec. 14-20 Kyle Jean Idaho Steelheads
Dec. 21-27 Mike Embach Fort Wayne Komets
Dec. 28-Jan. 3 Matt Register Atlanta Gladiators
Jan. 4-10 Shane Berschbach Toledo Walleye
Jan. 11-17 Barry Almeida Utah Grizzlies
Jan. 18-24 Chris Crane Allen Americans
Jan. 25-31 Johnny Lazo Colorado Eagles
Feb. 1-7 Allan McPherson Elmira Jackals
Feb. 8-14 Garrett Noonan Cincinnati Cyclones
Feb. 15-21 Shane Berschbach Toledo Walleye