The 24 year old scored nine goals and added eight assists for 17 points in 14 games during the month as the Everblades went 9-4-1. McKenzie had five multi-point games and three power play goals along with a +5 rating during the month.
McKenzie scored two goals in a 4-2 win at Cincinnati on Dec. 3 and in a 6-2 win against Gwinnett on Dec. 22. He ended the month on a six-game scoring streak (6g-4a).
A native of Whitby, Ontario, McKenzie is under contract with Charlotte of the AHL. He has 28 points (14g-14a) in 33 games for the Everblades this season and is tied for second among ECHL rookies in goals and is tied for fourth in points and shooting percentage (20.3%).
McKenzie played four seasons at St. Lawrence University registering 114 points (49g- 65a) in 144 games. He played in three games for Albany of the AHL last season where he registered one assist.
Also Nominated: Michael Gergen (Bakersfield), Kael Mouillierat (Idaho), Justin Taylor (Kalamazoo), Aaron Lewadniuk (Ontario), John Scrymgeour (Reading), David de Kastrozza (South Carolina) and Zack Torquato (Toledo).
|October||Aaron Bendickson||Gwinnett Gladiators|
|November||Kael Mouillierat||Idaho Steelheads|