Sports

Former Eagle Blacklock named BCHL player of week

Former Eagle Mason Blacklock – now with the Vernon Vipers – has been named BCHL player of the week. - Garrett James photo
Former Eagle Mason Blacklock – now with the Vernon Vipers – has been named BCHL player of the week.
— image credit: Garrett James photo

One week after Surrey Eagles forward Adam Tambellini was named BC Hockey League Player of the Week, the player he was traded for earned the same award.

Vernon Vipers’ Mason Blacklock – a Peninsula native and Semiahmoo Minor Hockey alum – helped the Vipers to a pair of wins last week.

First, he scored the winning goal and added three assists in a 6-4 win over the Nanaimo Clippers, and he followed up that performance with a goal and an assist in a 3-1 win over the Cowichan Valley Capitals.

Blacklock, 18, was named the first star in both games, and is currently the Vipers’ leading scorer, with 11 goals and 23 points in 38 games.

Morley honoured

Former Surrey Eagles captain Tyler Morley was honoured last week, as well, being named the Central Collegiate Hockey Association's rookie of the week.

Morley, who plays for the NCAA's University of Alaska Nanooks, had a goal and two assists in a two-game road sweep of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.

The Burnaby native, who played four seasons for the Eagles, is third in scoring for the Nanooks, with eight goals and 14 points.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Hunters protest shift favouring non-residents
 
Lack of addiction treatment flagged by crime panel
 
RCMP seeks public help in solving arson
Initial assessment finds mother unfit to stand trial: defence
 
Black Press announces transactions with Glacier Media
 
Large tree taken down in 7 hours
Second Langley farm hit by avian flu
 
Festival of Trees raises $1,200 for Mission Christmas Bureau
 
Planned park-in on 72 Avenue cancelled

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event




Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.