Hohmann named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week

Cason Hohmann of the Elmira Jackals is the
Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Feb. 22-28.

Hohmann recorded seven assists and was a +4 in three games last week.

The 23-year-old had two assists in a 5-3 loss to Reading on Friday, picked up four helpers in a 7-4 win at Wheeling on Saturday and added an assist in a 3-1 victory against the Nailers on Sunday.

Under an American Hockey League contract with Rochester, Hohmann is fifth among ECHL rookies with 29 assists and is tied for fifth among first-year players with 45 points in 45 games this season.

A native of Arlington, Texas, he spent the previous four seasons at Boston University where he tallied 92 points (31g-61a) in 145 career games.

On behalf of Cason Hohmann, a case of pucks will be donated to an Elmira 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: Ludwig Karlsson, Colorado (3 gp, 3g, 2a, 5 pts.), Joey Diamond, Manchester (3 gp, 4g, 2a, 6 pts.) and Josh Shalla, Toledo (3 gp, 4g, 1a, 5 pts.).

Also Nominated: Aaron Gens (Allen), Alex Belzile (Fort Wayne), Joe Basaraba (Idaho), Daniel Ciampini (Indy), David Gilbert (Kalamazoo), Michael Pelech (Norfolk), Matt Carey (Quad City), Pavel Padakin (Reading), Barry Almeida (Utah) and Mathew Maione (Wheeling).



 Oct. 16-18Barry AlmeidaUtah Grizzlies
Oct. 19-25Derek ArmyWheeling Nailers
Oct. 26-Nov. 1Tyler BarnesMissouri Mavericks
Nov. 2-8Jordon SouthornFort Wayne Komets
Nov. 9-15A.J. JenksToledo Walleye
Nov. 16-22T.J. FosterOrlando Solar Bears
Nov. 23-29Bryan MooreUtah Grizzlies
Nov. 30-Dec. 6Mike MonfredoQuad City Mallards
Dec. 7-13Mikhail StefanovichRapid City Rush
Dec. 14-20Kyle JeanIdaho Steelheads
Dec. 21-27Mike EmbachFort Wayne Komets
Dec. 28-Jan. 3Matt RegisterAtlanta Gladiators
Jan. 4-10Shane BerschbachToledo Walleye
Jan. 11-17Barry AlmeidaUtah Grizzlies
Jan. 18-24Chris CraneAllen Americans
Jan. 25-31Johnny LazoColorado Eagles
Feb. 1-7Allan McPhersonElmira Jackals
Feb. 8-14Garrett NoonanCincinnati Cyclones
Feb. 15-21Shane BerschbachToledo Walleye