Player of the Week

Ladd named Sher-Wood Hockey/ECHL Player of the Week

Garrett Ladd of the Tulsa Oilers is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 12-18.


Ladd scored three goals, added five assists and was a +6, helping the Oilers to a 3-0-0 record last week.


The 28-year-old tallied a goal and added two assists in a 3-1 win against Florida on Friday, scored a pair of goals and had an assist in a 3-0 victory over the Everblades on Saturday and notched two assists in a 6-2 win against Indy on Sunday.


A native of Fenton, Michigan, Ladd has posted 33 points (18g-15a) in 30 games with the Oilers this season. He began the season in Europe with the Coventry Blaze of the Elite Ice Hockey League where he had six points (3g-3a) in eight games.


Ladd has recorded 75 points (39g-36a) in 128 career ECHL games with Tulsa, Adirondack, Elmira, Missouri and Stockton.


Prior to turning pro, he tallied 111 points (37g-74a) in 85 career games at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.


On behalf of Garrett Ladd, a case of pucks will be donated to a Tulsa 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 37,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.


Runners Up: Jordan Lavallee-Smotherman, Manchester (3 gp, 4g, 2a, 6 pts.), Brodie Dupont, Norfolk (3 gp, 2g, 4a, 6 pts.) and Matt Willows, Reading (3 gp, 3g, 4a, 7 pts.).


Also Nominated: John McCarron (Florida), Marc-Olivier Roy (Fort Wayne), Connor Chatham (Idaho), Robin Press (Indy), Gergo Nagy (Quad City), Christian Hilbrich (Toledo), Jake Marchment (Utah) and Guillaume Lepine (Wichita).



Apr. 10, 2018Ryan OlsenColorado Eagles
Apr. 3, 2018Josh ShallaIndy Fuel
Mar. 27, 2018Brady BrassartIdaho Steelheads
Mar. 20, 2018Kyle BonisToledo Walleye
Mar. 13, 2018Steven WhitneySouth Carolina Stingrays
Mar. 6, 2018Ryan WaltersUtah Grizzlies
Feb. 27, 2018Austin OrtegaUtah Grizzlies
Feb. 20, 2018Garrett LaddTulsa Oilers
Feb. 13, 2018Garrett ThompsonFort Wayne Komets
Feb. 6, 2018Jordan Lavallee- SmothermanManchester Monarchs
Jan. 30, 2018Brian WardAdirondack Thunder
Jan. 23, 2018Peter SivakRapid City Rush
Jan. 17, 2018Quentin ShoreFlorida Everblades
Jan. 9, 2018Shane ConacherAdirondack Thunder
Jan. 3, 2018Michael JolyColorado Eagles
Dec. 27, 2017Jordan Lavallee- SmothermanManchester Monarchs
Dec. 19, 2017Jesse SchultzCincinnati Cyclones
Dec. 12, 2017Dylan MargonariSouth Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 5, 2017Matt WillowsReading Royals
Nov. 28, 2017Stephen MacAulayFlorida Everblades