RBC PLAYER OF THE MONTH: Chris Rauckman, Flin Flon Bombers
1994 F Chris Rauckman (Red Deer AB) started his SJHL career with points in ten of his first eleven games and finished the time frame with 14-goals and 7-assists in 15-games. Rauckman had goals in his first seven games and was held off the scoresheet entirely only three times. Rauckman enters November with the league lead in goals and is second in points.
SASKTEL GOALTENDER OF THE MONTH: Alexi Thibaudeau, Notre Dame Hounds
1995 G Alexi Thibaudeau (Regina SK) got off to a sizzling start by allowing two goals or less in nine of his twelve starts. He also had shutouts in back-to-back starts in mid-October and also began the season with a seven game win streak. Thibaudeau goes into November with a 7-4-1 record to go along with a 1.97-GAA and .931-SPCT as well as his two shutouts.
IBAS DEFENSEMAN OF THE MONTH: Shaun MacPherson, Kindersley Klippers
1994 D Shaun MacPherson (Edmonton AB) was a driving force behind Kindersley jumping out to a league best 11-2-1-and-2 record through their first sixteen games. MacPherson started the season with four assists in his first two games and he ends the month with two goals and two assists in two games played to give him overall numbers of 3-goals and 8-assists in 13-games.
SJHL ROOKIE OF THE MONTH: Mike Eskra, Weyburn Red Wings
1997 D Mike Eskra (Regina SK) is shouldering a big load despite still being midget eligible. Eskra has emerged as a top SJHL defenseman and is a major component to Weyburn’s blueline. Eskra scored his first SJHL goal on opening night and also enjoyed a four game point scoring streak on his way to 2-goals and 8-assists in 14-games played.