PRESS RELEASE - Greenville's Cameron named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 22, 2013
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Greenville's Cameron named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week
Cameron scored five goals, had one assist and was a +6 as the Road Warriors went 2-0-1 last week.
The 23-year-old tallied three goals, including a power-play goal and a shorthanded goal, in a 5-1 win against Gwinnett on Thursday then added two points (1g-1a) in a 4-1 victory at South Carolina on Friday. He ended the week with a goal and +2 rating in a 4-3 shootout loss against Gwinnett on Saturday.
A native of Didsbury, Alberta, Cameron has 26 points (12g-14a) in 38 games with the Road Warriors this season. He is currently on a five-game point streak with nine points (7g-2a) over that stretch.
Cameron has 95 points (40g-55a) in 155 career ECHL games with Greenville and Stockton.
On behalf of Bretton Cameron, a case of pucks will be donated to a Greenville youth hockey organization by Sher-Wood Hockey, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Sher-Wood Hockey has donated more than 27,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.
Also Nominated: Josh Beaulieu (Evansville), Sacha Guimond (Gwinnett), Austin Fyten (Idaho), Aaron Clarke (Kalamazoo), Scott Pitt (Las Vegas), Peter Sivak (San Francisco) and Patrick Gaul (South Carolina).
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Oct. 15-21 Artem Demkov Elmira Jackals
Oct. 22-28 Brandon Dubinsky Alaska Aces
Oct. 29-Nov. 4 Michael Forney Colorado Eagles Nov. 5-11 Chad Costello Colorado Eagles Nov. 12-18 Toni Rajala Stockton Thunder Nov. 19-25 C.J. Stretch Ontario Reign Nov. 26-Dec. 2 Brad Mills Utah Grizzlies Dec. 3-9 Dylan Clarke Evansville IceMen Dec. 10-16 Ryan Lasch Fort Wayne Komets Dec. 17-23 Phil DeSimone Trenton Titans Dec. 24-30 Dan Gendur Orlando Solar Bears Dec. 31-Jan. 6 Corey Elkins Fort Wayne Komets Jan. 7-13 Nicholas Tremblay Bakersfield Condors