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Nugent named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week

 

Brian Nugent of the Cincinnati Cyclones is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for March 17-23.

 

Nugent scored five goals, assisted on one other and was a +4 as the Cyclones won a pair of games against Elmira last week.

 

The 25-year-old tallied four goals, including the game-winner, and had an assist in a 7-5 victory on Friday then scored one goal in a 4-1 win on Saturday.

 

A native of Victoria, British Columbia, Nugent has 19 points (12g-7a) in 23 games with the Cyclones after being acquired in a trade with Las Vegas on Jan. 29. Overall in 48 games this season, he has notched 22 points (13g-9a).

 

Prior to turning pro, Nugent played four seasons at Northern Michigan University, recording 15 points (9g-6a) 110 games.

 

On behalf of Brian Nugent, a case of pucks will be donated to a Cincinnati 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 29,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.

           

Runners Up: Alex Aleardi, Evansville (3 gp, 3g, 3a, 6 pts.), Andrew Rowe, Greenville (3 gp, 4g, 2a, 6 pts.) and Danick Paquette, Utah (3 gp, 5g, 2a, 7 pts.).

           

Also Nominated: Evan Trupp (Alaska), Mike Embach (Fort Wayne), Mike Merrifield (Gwinnett), Charlie Dodero (Idaho), Dustin Cloutier (Kalamazoo), Matt Register (Ontario), Bryce Aneloski (Orlando), Jesse Todd (Reading), Peter Boyd (South Carolina), Corey Trivino (Stockton), Brett Perlini (Toledo) and Tom Kuhnhackl (Wheeling).


PREVIOUS WINNERS 

 

WEEK PLAYER TEAM
     
Oct. 18-20 Jamie MacQueen Utah Grizzlies
     
Oct. 21-27 Anthony Nigro Idaho Steelheads
     
Oct. 28-Nov. 3 Wade Megan Cincinnati Cyclones
     
Nov. 4-10 Marc Hagel South Carolina Stingrays
     
Nov. 11-17 Dan DaSilva Ontario Reign
     
Nov. 18-24 Zack Torquato Wheeling Nailers
     
Nov. 25-Dec. 1 Kyle Kraemer Ontario Reign
     
Dec. 2-8 Andrew Cherniwchan South Carolina Stingrays
     
Dec. 9-15 Andrew Clark Stockton Thunder
     
Dec. 16-22 Trent Daavettila Colorado Eagles
     
Dec. 23-29 Tom Zanoski Evansville IceMen
     
Dec. 30-Jan. 5 Mike Ullrich Orlando Solar Bears
     
Jan. 6-12 Sean Wiles Reading Royals
     
Jan. 13-19 Joel Broda Bakersfield Condors
     
Jan. 20-26 Cody Sylvester Wheeling Nailers
     
Jan. 27-Feb. 2 Mike Vaskivuo Elmira Jackals
     
Feb. 3-9 Nick Mazzolini Alaska Aces
     
Feb. 10-16 Mickey Lang Orlando Solar Bears
     
Feb. 17-23 Taylor Matson Orlando Solar Bears
     
Feb. 24-March 2 Joey Haddad Gwinnett Gladiators
     
March 3-9 Adam Hughesman Las Vegas Wranglers
     
March 10-16 Cody Sylvester Wheeling Nailers