Myles Powell named VIJHL Player of the Week

Rookie centre Myles Powell of the Comox Valley Glacier Kings is the Player of the Week in the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League.











Rookie centre Myles Powell of the Comox Valley Glacier Kings is the Player of the Week in the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League.

Powell exploded for six points on Sept. 23 against the Campbell River Storm, scoring four times and adding two assists to help lead Comox Valley to an 8-4 victory.

Powell (9g, 7a) is third in league scoring while line mate Jackson Garratt (12g, 9a) is first and also leads in goals scored.

The North Division-leading Icemen (6-1-0-0) put their four-game winning streak on the line tonight when they host second place Oceanside Generals (2-5-0-1) in a 7:30 p.m. start at Sports Centre Arena No. 1.

The Yetis are in Kerry Park on Saturday to battle the Islanders. Their first meeting with the league-leading Victoria Cougars (8-0-0-0) is Oct. 20 in Victoria.








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