Roy named Reebok Hockey ECHL Player of the Month

PRINCETON, N.J. – Mathieu Roy of the Florida Everblades is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Player of the Month for February.


Roy scored 13 goals and added six assists for 19 points in 13 games during the month.


The 26-year-old scored at least one point in 12 of 13 games during February, highlighted by a pair of hat tricks, scoring three goals in a 5-2 win at Greenville on Feb. 15 and in a 5-4 victory against Gwinnett on Feb. 19. He tallied two-point games on Feb. 1 vs. Trenton and on Feb. 7 and Feb. 8 at Orlando. He began the month on an 11-game point streak, tallying 18 points (12g-6a) over that span.


A native of Amos, Quebec, Roy is third in the ECHL with a career-high 64 points (29g-35a) in 56 games. He has added one assist in three games with Lake Erie of the American Hockey League.


Roy has scored 256 points (114g-142a) in 380 career ECHL games with Pensacola and Florida, and he has added 17 points (9g-8a) in 31 Kelly Cup Playoff games, including helping the Everblades to the 2012 Kelly Cup title. 


Runners Up: Nick Mazzolini, Alaska (13 gp, 7g, 8a, 15 pts.), Tyler Gron, Idaho (14 gp, 10g, 7a, 17 pts.) and Andrew Sarauer, Las Vegas (13 gp, 7g, 10a, 17 pts).


Also Nominated: Jacob Lagace (Bakersfield), Kevin Ulanski (Colorado), Todd Robinson (Evansville), Brandon Marino (Fort Wayne), Casey Pierro-Zabotel (Gwinnett), Aaron Clarke (Kalamazoo), Kyle Kraemer (Ontario), C.J. Severyn (Orlando), Nikita Kashirsky (Reading), Jordan Morrison (San Francisco), Robby Dee (South Carolina), Maxime Boisclair (Stockton), Willie Coetzee (Toledo) and Stephen Schultz (Trenton).



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