Williams Lake Minor Hockey Association president Paul Sorley presents Lisa Hutchinson the Harry Buchanan Award for her work as a volunteer who has made exceptional contributions to the WLMHA over a number of years.

Williams Lake Minor Hockey Association president Paul Sorley presents Lisa Hutchinson the Harry Buchanan Award for her work as a volunteer who has made exceptional contributions to the WLMHA over a number of years.

WLMHA presents awards

The Williams Lake Minor Hockey Association recently wrapped up its awards banquets and ceremonies for the 2013/14 season.

  • Mar. 21, 2014 12:00 p.m.

The Williams Lake Minor Hockey Association recently wrapped up its awards banquets and ceremonies for the 2013/14 season as upwards of 60 players earned recognition from their respective teams.

Nominations were accepted and a committee was formed to select the winners.

Below are this year’s 2013/14 WLMHA trophy winners:

Atom Division

Most Valuable: Ethan Smid

Most Improved: Colton James

Most Sportsmanlike: Bailey Cail

Peewee Division

Most Valuable: Eric Christensen

Most Sportsmanlike: Logan Hutchinson

Most Improved: Joanna-Rae Alphonse

Bantam Division

Most Valuable: Mason Carrier

Most Sportsmanlike: Russell Waterhouse

Most Improved: Alex Kitsul

Midget Division

Most Valuable: Garrett Taylor-Gerow

Most Sportsmanlike: Danny Lussier

Most Improved: Jose Jackson

Association Awards

Volunteer of the Year: Doug Warwick

Harry Buchanan Award (for volunteer who, over a number of years, has made exceptional contributions to WLMHA): Lisa Hutchinson

Russell Gibson Memorial Trophy (house player who displays versatility, dedication, skills, perseverance and leadership): Russell Waterhouse

Danielle Helmer Award (most inspirational female player): Alexis Hemond

Coach of the Year: Ben Pierce and one more yet to be announced

Kevin Howell (sportsman of the year): not awarded

Additionally, every team awarded a most dedicated, most valuable and most sportsmanlike player.