Player of the Week

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

Phil Lane of the Atlanta Gladiators is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Nov. 6-12.

 

Lane scored four goals and added two assists for six points helping the Gladiators to a 3-0-0 record last week.

 

The 25-year-old notched four points (2g-2a) in a 5-4 win at Norfolk on Wednesday, picked up a goal in a 3-2 win at South Carolina on Friday and notched the game-winning goal in overtime of a 2-1 win against the Stingrays on Saturday.

 

A native of Rochester, N.Y., Lane is tied for fourth in the ECHL with nine goals and his 15 points are tied for eighth.

 

Selected by the Arizona Coyotes in the second round (52nd overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, Lane has tallied 31 points (12g-19a) in 38 career ECHL games with Atlanta and Adirondack while adding 48 points (26g-22a) in 218 career American Hockey League games with Springfield and Portland.

 

Prior to turning pro, Lane recorded 107 points (50g-57a) in 171 career games with Brampton of the Ontario Hockey League.

 

On behalf of Phil Lane, 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 37,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.

 

Runners Up: Caleb Herbert, Greenville (2 gp, 1g 4a, 5 pts.) and Mark MacMillan, Wichita (2 gp, 2g, 3a, 5 pts.).

           

Also NominatedVincent Arseneau (Allen), Shawn O’Donnell (Cincinnati), Shawn Szydlowski (Fort Wayne), Jefferson Dahl (Idaho), Nick Bligh (Indy), Kevin Morris (Manchester), Grant Besse (Norfolk), Sam Warning (Quad City), Mike Borkowski (Toledo), Evan Richardson (Tulsa), Ryan Olsen (Utah) and Cody Wydo (Wheeling).

PREVIOUS WINNERS

WEEKPLAYERTEAM
Nov. 14, 2017Phil LaneAtlanta Gladiators
Nov. 7, 2017Allan McPhersonGreenville Swamp Rabbits
Oct. 31, 2017Thomas FrazeeAtlanta Gladiators
Oct. 24, 2017Kyle PlatzerWichita Thunder
Oct. 17, 2017Garrett MeursWheeling Nailers
Apr. 11, 2017DANE WALTERSTOLEDO WALLEYE
Apr. 4, 2017BRENDAN O'DONNELLFLORIDA EVERBLADES
Mar. 28, 2017JOSH PITTKALAMAZOO WINGS
Mar. 21, 2017KENTON MILLERELMIRA JACKALS
Mar. 14, 2017ANGELO MICELIGREENVILLE SWAMP RABBITS
Mar. 7, 2017ERIC FAILLEORLANDO SOLAR BEARS
Feb. 28, 2017TREVOR CHEEKFORT WAYNE KOMETS
Feb. 21, 2017JACKSON HOUCKCOLORADO EAGLES
Feb. 14, 2017SIMON DENISTOLEDO WALLEYE
Feb. 7, 2017MATT WILLOWSREADING ROYALS
Jan. 31, 2017CARTER VERHAEGHEMISSOURI MAVERICKS
Jan. 24, 2017JUSTIN TAYLORKALAMAZOO WINGS
Jan. 17, 2017CHRISTIAN HILBRICHWHEELING NAILERS
Jan. 10, 2017BRODIE DUPONTNORFOLK ADMIRALS
Jan. 3, 2017JUSTIN CRANDALLREADING ROYALS