PRINCETON, N.J. – Mike Wirll of the Pensacola Ice Pilots is the CCM TACKS ECHL Player of the Month for January.
The 24-year-old led the ECHL in January with 14 goals and was tied for fifth in scoring during the month with 17 points.
Since joining Pensacola from Utah on Nov. 17, Wirll has 39 points (24g-15a) in 31 games.
The Regina, Saskatchewan native scored in 11 out of 12 games in January. He had a 13-game scoring streak (15g-6a) from Dec. 29-Jan.26 and a seven-game goal streak (10g) from Jan. 2-15. He tied for the second-longest goal streak in the ECHL this season and tied for the fourth-longest point streak.