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Ritchie named AAA Midget player of the week

07.11.2017 11:38
By: Matthew Higgs

Ritchie scored nine points over past weekend


Winnipeg, MB (CKLQ) - The Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League has announced that Nolan Ritchie of the Brandon Wheat Kings is the player of the week.

Ritchie had himself a nine point weekend when the Wheat Kings were in Thompson for two games.

Ritchie vaulted himself to third in league scoring with a 9-point weekend. On Friday, against the Norman Northstars, the 2002 born forward contributed 3 assists in the Wheat Kings 8-2 victory. On Saturday, in the rematch, Ritchie put up 3 goals and added 3 assists for a 6-point performance.

The Wheaties next game is Wednesday night when they take on the Yellowhead Chiefs at the Sportsplex at 7:30pm.