Wheelers Cup Champions





Teams

Claire Abraham Eric Cornell Jeff Bielecki Kenny Haran Paul D'Angelo
Mike Belanger James Crawford Jon Davis Nick Ireland Chuck Mallard
Jason Drapinski Jen Deneau Mike Frank Ryan Klotz Jamie Porter
Mo Gerhardt Matt Motzny Alex Jones Chris Lemieux Frank Rogers
Ben Jones Anthony Nowak Kevin Konfara Natalie Lomske Brian Ulewicz
Josh Kiel Kevin Richter Tom Martin Matt Schwarck Marty Witberg
Brandon Lesner Al Omilian Dean Olivas Zeljko Sreckovic Joey Zenicki
Matt Resetar Rico Vitelli Sheryl Stumbaugh Ryan Kay



Awards

​President's Trophy Playoff MVP

The Presidents Trophy is given to the Most Valuable Player throughout the Playoffs. A player can be awarded this honor due to offensive or defensive excellence, or excellence as a goaltender.

Dean Olivas
Outlaws


​Scoring Titles

The WCHL Scoring Titles are awarded to the player who led the league goals scored and the player who recorded the most assists. The WCHL also honors the goalie with the lowest Goals Against Average during the Reguar Season.

Marty Witberg
Wolf Pack
25 Goals

Mo Gerhardt
Cobras
21 Assists

Josh Kiel
Cobras
2.67 GAA


Best Offensive Player

The Best Offensive Player is the player who exhibited excellent offensive ability during the season. Criteria for this award is goal scoring, assisting others and being clutch in tight game situations.

Jeff Bielecki
Outlaws


Dave Rosen Best Defensive Player

The Dave Rosen Best Defensive Player is the player who illustrates the most successful defensive play throughout the season. Players nominated for this award often stay under the radar during games until they are called upon to make a game saving stop or force a critical turn over.

Joey Zenicki
Wolf Pack


Jeff May Unsung Hero

The Jeff May Unsung Hero is the player who should be honored for their true impact on their team during the season. Every team has a certain player who plays to the best of their ability no matter what. Often overlooked or unsung by others, their teammates truly realise the impact they have on their team, the league and fellow players.

Jason Drapinski
Cobras


Most Dynamic Duo

The Most Dynamic Duo are the two players who displayed the strongest teamwork during the season. These two players performed some of the greatest efforts when paired together during a game.

Jon Davis & Jeff Bielecki
Outlaws


Best All-Around Player

The Best All-Around Player of the Year is the player who displayed equal dominance on both the offensive and defensive ends of the floor during the season. The best all around player is the total package when it comes to playing hockey and can be relied on to score a game winning goal or make a game saving play.

Mo Gerhardt
Cobras


Goalie of the Year

The Goalie of the Year is the player who had the strongest performance as the goaltender during the season. The goaltender is the last line of defense for any team. The goalie is a position under much scrutiny with little room for errors; otherwise, it could mean a defeat.

Dean Olivas
Outlaws


Sportsmanship

The Sportsmanship Award goes to the player who displayed the greatest sportsmanship throughout the season. Good sportsmanship is being respectful of their teammates, opponents and referees in all situations.

Matt Motzny
Hornets


Jay May Gamesmanship

The Jay May Gamesmanship Award is an award given to a player who should be distinguished for their “gamesmanship” during the season.Gamesmanship is defined as outstanding leadership and a competitive nature tempered by sportsmanlike conduct and a will to put one’s team ahead of personal accomplishments.

Frank Rogers
Wolf Pack


Most Improved Player

The Most Improved Player looks at how much a player has improved from the previous year to the current season. Players can improve in various ways be it defensive, offensive, leadership or goaltending.

Kevin Konfara
Outlaws


Andy Siwarski Leadership Award

The Andy Siwarski Leadership Award is a special player award dedicated to Andy Siwarski, former WCHL President. Andy Siwarski was a great leader on and off the court so we dedicate the special leadership award in his honor.

Players that receive this award have shown exceptional leadership qualities during the season.

With their contributions, they create a pleasant playing environment for all other players.

Mo Gerhardt
Cobras