The Boundary Minor Hockey Award Banquet was held last week in the BCSS gymnasium.
Awards were given to the following players:
James Norris Trophy – Savanna Elliot
Hart Award – Danny Macfarlane
Frank Selke Trophy – Wade MacDonald
Calder Trophy – Quinn Johnson
Lady Byng Award – Skyra Elliot
Heart – Ayden Colin
James Norris Trophy – Ben Macfarlane
Hart Award – Rylonn Elliot
Frank Selke Trophy – Sarah MacDonald
Calder Trophy – Grayson Fromme
Lady Byng Award – Kayden Eaton
Heart – Marcus Getz
James Norris Trophy – Shane Kappes
Hart Award – Patrick Cudworth
Frank Selke Trophy –
Calder Trophy – Alex Batten
Lady Byng Award – JT Boltz
What the trophies and awards mean:
Hart Trophy – Most valuable player on the team (any position).
James Norris Trophy – Defense who demonstrates the greatest all-around ability in the position.
Calder Trophy – Most proficient first-year player; could also go to the most improved.
Frank Selke Trophy – Forward who best excels at the defensive aspects of the game.
Lady Byng Award – The player who exhibits the best sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing.
Heart Trophy – Each team has a perpetual trophy (as well as a keeper) that is given to an outstanding player. The criteria are as follows: a player who demonstrates passion, dedication, sportsmanship and proficiency in the game. This player should demonstrate excellent leadership, enthusiasm and respect, on and off the ice, as well as in and out of the dressing room. Where possible, the player should have contributed in some other way to the game, the association, and/or to the betterment of hockey in the Boundary.
H – heart (dedication, passion)
E – empathy, enthusiasm
A – ability
R – respect for coaches, other players and one’s self
T – time contributed to team as well as to others
The Boundary Minor Hockey Association also recognized Earl Lindsay for his 25 years as an official with the league.