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Young hockey players recognized at annual Awards Night


Ron Robinson Award – presented by Curtis Robinson

Awarded by FSJMHA to recognize the years of service by Ron Robinson as a coach and a member of the executive. This is presented to a Pre Novice player who shows sportsmanship and citizenship on and off the ice and true enjoyment of the game.

Winner: Logan Caven

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Esso Medals were awarded to three players on each team who have been chosen for his or her dedication, sportsmanship or skill improvement

Novice Esso Medals

Northern Spring Brake & Steering

Most Dedicated: Ryan Bookham

Most Sportsmanlike: Jarren Ehlert

Most Improved: Lincoln Levers

Pacific Northern Gas

Most Dedicated: MacCoy Willms

Most Sportsmanlike: Preston Barrows

Most Improved: Paige Brown

Ernie’s Sports Experts

Most Dedicated: Cowyn Loney

Most Sportsmanlike: Gabe Troyer

Most Improved: Nathan Giesbrecht

Royal Canadian Legion

Most Dedicated: Carter Yates

Most Sportsmanlike: Eli James 

Most Improved: Zachary Brownlee 

Sharp Instruments

Most Dedicated: Reid Arberry

Most Sportsmanlike: Evan Gardner

Most Improved: Terek Dyke

Bartek Wireline

Most Dedicated: Caden Brown

Most Sportsmanlike: Landon McBryan

Most Improved: Jack Fochuk


Earl Alexander Award – presented by Zelpha Alexander

Presented by FSJMHA to recognize the organizational work carried out by Earl Alexander in the early years of the association. This award is presented to a Novice player showing sportsmanship, leadership and true enjoyment of the game.

Winner: Ethan Semeniuk


Atom Esso Medals

Alpine Glass

Most Dedicated: Lyndon Fell

Most Sportsmanlike: Cheree Peters

Most Improved: Nathan Gibson

Integra Tire

Most Dedicated: Luka Van Rensberg

Most Sportsmanlike: Tate Marston

Most Improved: Nathan Jackle

Pimm’s Production Atom 9 Development

Most Dedicated: Garren Dumanowski

Most Sportsmanlike: Kash Pittam

Most Improved: Kaden Arberry

Pomeroy Group

Most Dedicated: Nicholas Lacey

Most Sportsmanlike: Kalen Hynes

Most Improved: Anabel Cayford

Northern Metallic

Most Dedicated: Aiden Dumas

Most Sportsmanlike: Russel Duncan

Most Improved: Brody Lake

Kinsmen Atom 10 Development

Most Dedicated: Samuel Begg

Most Sportsmanlike: Mason Kyllo

Most Improved; Lynden White


Dale Palmer Award-House Player in Atom Division – presented by Shauna Goertzen

Presented by FSJMHA to recognize the leadership provided by Dale Palmer over the years to many young players in the association. This award is presented to an Atom player who shows excellent leadership on and off the ice, as well as good sportsmanship and true enjoyment of the game.

Winner: Drew Woodruff


Kinsmen Award – Development Player in Atom Division – presented by Tim Hadland

Presented by FSJMHA to recognize the leadership and generosity shown by the volunteers of the Kinsmen Club of Fort. St. John. This award is presented to an Atom player who shows excellent leadership on and off the ice, as well as good sportsmanship

Winner: Quinn Disher


PeeWee Esso Medals

Shopper’s Drug Mart

Most Dedicated: Ryan Whimp

Most Sportsmanlike: Tristen Hynes

Most Improved: Brady Lawlor

AAA Safety

Most Dedicated: Rylan Wheeler

Most Sportsmanlike: Austin Zacharias

Most Improved: William Zabel


Most Dedicated: Daevin Klassen

Most Sportsmanlike: Kegan Ostle

Most Improved: Justin Schaefer

Tom’s Construction

Most Dedicated: Anthony garner

Most Sportsmanlike: Kay-Leigh Sebastian

Most Improved: Dakota Krahn

Ross H. MacLean PeeWee Tier II

Most Dedicated: Curtis Hammond

Most Sportsmanlike: Zury Reschke

Most Improved: Connor Brown

VE Brandl Tier III Flyers

Most Dedicated: Kyler Paice

Most Sportsmanlike: Jace Wieler

Most Improved: Garret Busche


Corey Lee James Schultz Memorial Award – presented by Tim Hadland

Presented on memory of Corey who passed away at the age of 14. Corey played hockey with heart and his own style of energized spirit. His sense of humor was shared and enjoyed by all. This award is presented to a Pee Wee player in our rep system who exemplifies this type of spirit toward the game, both on and off the ice.

Winner: Jace Wieler


June Godberson Memorial Award – presented by Laura Beamish

Presented in memory of a very special person who believed in keen competition. She always felt people should be given the opportunity to excel in their sport showing sportsmanship, leadership abilities and true enjoyment of the game. This award is open to all Pee Wee players.

Winner: Samantha McCarthy and Josh Goeson


Mike Brandmann Memorial award – presented by Chris Brandmann

Presented in Memory of Mike, who passed away at the age of twenty. Mike immigrated to Canada with his family in 1980. Hockey became the central focus of his life. Mike loved the game and worked hard to become the best player possible. Mike finished his hockey career as a member of the Midget Rep Team. This award is presented to a Pee Wee player who is dedicated to hard work and who displays a love for the game.

Winner: Kegan Ostle


Banjet and Midget Esso Medals

Earl Alexander & Sons Team

Most Dedicated: Nick Page

Most Sportsmanlike: Brandon Meduk

Most Improved: Jason Ross

Canadian Tire

Most Dedicated: Zachary Paradis 

Most Sportsmanlike: Ashley Rouble

Most Improved: Brody Barber

Cabre Oilfield

Most Dedicated: Dawson Young

Most Sportsmanlike: Blake Hedges

Most Improved: Chad Lang

Tarpon Energy Services

Most Dedicated: Bryan Mannoly

Most Sportsmanlike: Nathan Bragg

Most Improved: Alexi Pollon

Knights of Columbus Bantam Tier II

Most Dedicated: Brandon Clark

Most Sportsmanlike: Joel Bourgeois

Most Improved: Jeridyn Loewen

Petroleum Association Midget Tier II

Most Dedicated: Brent Apsassin

Most Sportsmanlike: Ryan MacLachlan

Most Improved: James Ross


Bryan Phillips Memorial award – presented by Laura Beamish

Presented in memory of Bryan Phillips for sportsmanship, contribution to team play and pure enjoyment of the sport of hockey, not necessarily being the best player. Bantam house players only can qualify for this award.

Winner: Dawson Phillips


Gary Flake Memorial Award – presented by Bev Craig-Steele

Presented in memory of Gary Flake who was a member of our association and passed away at the age of 13. Gary was perfect example of the qualities we are looking for in the recipient of this award. Gary was a gentleman, sportsmanlike and good citizen in all aspects of his life. Players in the Bantam age group are eligible for this award.

Winner: Jacob Lang


MacLean Herron Award – presented by Lucas MacLean

Presented in honour of Ross H. McLean and Braden Herron in recognition of their example of “Service About Self” in all aspects of the community. They sponsored the first Pee Wee Team in Fort St. John in the 1955-1956 season and supported all other junior sports. This Award is presented for athletic ability, scholastic performance and citizenship. Players in the midget age are group are eligible for this award.

Winner: Trenton Reeder


Kenny Kosick Memorial Award – presented by Laura Beamish

Presented in memory of Kenny Kosick who passed away at the age of 18. Kenny started his hockey career with FSJMHA and represented the game as a true sportsman and leader. Players in the midget age group are eligible for this award on the basis of gentlemanly and sportsmanlike conduct.

Winner: Tomasz Wagner


Fort St. John Eagles Women’s Hockey Team Most Dedicated Female Award – presented by Ann Sawyer

Presented to a female minor hockey player who displays dedication to the sport of hockey and consistent effort and sportsmanship.

Winner: Ashley Rouble


Kirschner Goal Tender Award 

Presented to the goaltender showing sportsmanship, ability, participation and enthusiasm for the game. This award is open to all ages and can be chosen from team or division.

Winner: Jordan Fairlie


Referee of the Year Award – presented by Brett McLean

Presented to the referee that shows dedication, consistency and fairness to the game of hockey, and is a strong supporter of the minor hockey program. Referees of all ages are eligible for this award

Winner: Alec Burchell


Coach of the Year Award 

This award is presented to the coach who shows respect for officials, opponents and parents, and demonstrates concern for all round development of the players. Nomination is also based on the merits of enthusiasm, leadership and positive impact on players.

Winners: Darren Goulet


Doug and Yvonne Wiles Recognition Award – presented by Danielle Armstrong

Presented to an individual or sponsor who has dedicated his or her time to the betterment of our Minor Hockey Program and who has helped in the areas where his or her son or daughter is not involved. Those eligible for this award are sponsors, coaches, managers, executive members, referees or adults in any other capacity who have been strong supporters of Minor Hockey at all age levels for many years.

Winner: Annette Lang


Hugo Brandmann Memorial Parent Volunteer Award – presented by Chris Brandmann

This award is presented in memory of Hugo Brandmann who loved our national sport and was always willing to volunteer his time for the benefit of our youth. This award recognizes the many hours that parents contribute to the Minor Hockey program where their child is involved to make that division or team an enjoyable and positive hockey experience.

Winner: Shannon Garbe


Rotary Fair Play Award

The Rotary Fair Play Award is awarded to the pee wee house team who shows team spirit and sportsmanship.

Winner: Opus

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