The RBC SJHL Player Of The Month for September/October is 1995 F Travis Mayan (Rimbey AB) of the Melfort Mustangs. Mayan went on a tear after opening the season with just two goals in his first five games. He ends October on a six game goal scoring streak and has goals in ten of his last twelve and 15-goals and 7-assists in those 12-games. For the time period in question, Mayan scored 17-goals and 13-assists in 17-games played. He is the SJHL scoring leader.
The IBAS SJHL Defenseman Of The Month is 1997 D Connor Sych (North Battleford SK) of the Battlefords North Stars. Sych, who is slated to play at St. Lawrence next Fall, has seen his offensive game blossom despite his youthfulness and he had 6-goals and 12-assists in 18-games to begin the year. Sych had points in 13-of-18 games and enjoyed a four game stretch at the end of September where he had 8-points.
The Sasktel SJHL Goaltender Of The Month for September/October is 1995 G Jack Burgart (Fort St James BC) of the Weyburn Red Wings. Burgart went 10-3-and-1 with a 2.14-GAA and .933-SPCT to begin the year and helped put the Red Wings in the conversation as a league contender through the opening six weeks. Among the highlights was a 45-save shutout in Flin Flon on October 23rd (he beat the Bombers three times overall) and he also had a five game stretch where he allowed just seven goals (October 6-23).
The SJHL Rookie Of The Month is 1996 F Coby Downs (Montclair CA USA) of The Battlefords North Stars. Downs scored 9-goals and 11-assists in 18-games to get out of the gate on his SJHL career quick. Downs had a four point game on September 22nd against Humboldt and also enjoyed four other multiple point nights and he leads all SJHL first year players in scoring on the year.