PRINCETON, N.J. – Louisiana left wing Shawn McNeil is the InGlasCo East Coast Hockey League Player of the Week for March 17-23.
McNeil previously won the honor for the week of October 14-20.
The 25-year-old McNeil scored seven points (4g-3a) and was +2 as Louisiana went 3-0 for the week. The IceGators have won five in a row and begin the final week of the season in second place in the Southwest Division, one point behind Mississippi with a game in hand.
Selected in the third round (78th overall) by the Washington Capitals in the 1996 National Hockey League Entry Draft, McNeil scored two goals, including a shorthand goal, and had an assist in a 4-2 win at Jackson on Wednesday. He scored two goals and four points in a 5-3 win over Mississippi on Saturday that moved the IceGators back into first place.