Steelheads’ Nesbitt Named
In Glas Co Player Of The Week

PRINCETON, N.J. – Idaho Steelheads right wing Derek Nesbitt is the In Glas Co ECHL Player of the Week for Feb. 19-25, 2007.

The Egmondville, Ontario native had three goals, eight assists, 11 points and a plus-minus rating of +7 as the Steelheads swept a three-game series against Utah to remain in second place in the West Division and fourth place in the National Conference.

After having an assist in a 5-4 win at Utah on Feb. 19, the 24-year-old had a career-high five points and tied his career best with three assists while finishing at +3 in an 8-3 win against Utah on Feb. 23. He equaled the five points on Feb. 24 with a power-play goal and a career-high four assists and again was +3 in a 7-0 win against Utah.

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