Schaber named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week

Chase Schaber of the Bakersfield Condors is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for March 31-April 6.


Schaber scored six goals, assisted on two others and was a +5 last week, helping Bakersfield to a 4-0-0 record.


The 23-year-old tied the Condors’ club record with four goals, including the game-winner, in a 6-5 win at Las Vegas on Tuesday. After being held pointless in a 3-0 victory at Ontario on Friday, he notched an assist in a 2-1 win against Las Vegas on Saturday and scored a pair of goals, including another game-winner, in a 4-2 victory over the Wranglers on Sunday.


A native of Red Deer, Alberta, Schaber has 43 points (17g-26a) in 61 games with the Condors this season.


Schaber has posted 45 points (19g-26a) in 72 career regular-season games with Bakersfield and Idaho and has added 10 points (2g-8a) in 17 games during the Kelly Cup Playoffs. Prior to turning pro, he played five seasons with Calgary and Kamloops of the Western Hockey League and one season at the University of Lethbridge.


On behalf of Chase Schaber, a case of pucks will be donated to a Bakersfield 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: Brandon Marino, Fort Wayne (4 gp, 3g, 3a, 6 pts.), and Justin Mercier, Idaho (2 gp, 3g, 2a, 5 pts.).


Also Nominated: Eriks Sevcenko (Gwinnett), Yannick Veilleux (Kalamazoo), Chris Francis (Las Vegas), Matt White (Ontario), Wayne Simpson (South Carolina), Andrew Clark (Stockton) and Christiaan Minella (Wheeling).



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
March 17-23 Brian Nugent Cincinnati Cyclones
March 24-30 Aaron Clarke Fort Wayne Komets