Matt Register of the Atlanta Gladiators is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Dec. 28-Jan. 3.
Register tallied eight assists in three games last week as the Gladiators went 2-1-0.
The 26-year-old had three assists in a 4-0 win against Norfolk on Tuesday, added three assists in a 4-3 victory over the Admirals on Wednesday and picked up a pair of helpers in a 3-2 loss at Norfolk on Saturday.
A native of Calgary, Register has 16 points (3g-13a) in 14 games with the Gladiators this season and enters the week on a five-game point streak (1g-10a).
Register has 123 points (35g-88a) in 158 career ECHL games with Atlanta and Ontario. He was named ECHL Defenseman of the Year in 2013-14 and last season earned a spot on the All-ECHL First Team.
On behalf of Matt Register, a case of pucks will be donated to an Atlanta 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 33,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.
Runners Up: Garrett Meurs, Fort Wayne (4 gp, 4g, 3a, 7 pts.) and Anton Zlobin, Wheeling (3 gp, 4g, 2a, 6 pts.).
Also Nominated: David Makowski (Allen), Nathan Moon (Evansville), Emil Molin (Idaho), Jonathan Lessard (Norfolk), David Pacan (South Carolina), A.J. Jenks (Toledo) and Charles Sarault (Utah).
|Oct. 16-18||Barry Almeida||Utah Grizzlies |
|Oct. 19-25||Derek Army||Wheeling Nailers|
|Oct. 26-Nov. 1||Tyler Barnes||Missouri Mavericks |
|Nov. 2-8||Jordon Southorn||Fort Wayne Komets|
|Nov. 9-15||A.J. Jenks||Toledo Walleye |
|Nov. 16-22||T.J. Foster||Orlando Solar Bears|
|Nov. 23-29||Bryan Moore||Utah Grizzlies|
|Nov. 30-Dec. 6||Mike Monfredo||Quad City Mallards|
|Dec. 7-13||Mikhail Stefanovich||Rapid City Rush|
|Dec. 14-20||Kyle Jean||Idaho Steelheads|
|Dec. 21-27||Mike Embach||Fort Wayne Komets|