Burston’s goal binge earns him BCHLPOW

Wenatchee Wild forward Colin Burston has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending February 5, the league announced Monday.

Burston recorded four goals and three assists in two games as the Wild won both contests on home ice. The Winnipeg native had two helpers in a 6-0 Friday and followed that with a four-goal game – including the game-winner – plus an assists in a 9-1 triumph the next night where he was 1st Star.

The 5-foot-11, 190-pound forward’s production moves him into third on the team in goals with 23 and fourth in points with 57.

Honourable Mentions this week:

Penticton Vees G Mat Robson: 2W, 3rd Star, 93 saves/98 shots, 0.949 sv%, 1.58 GAA

Chilliwack Chiefs F Jordan Kawaguchi: 3G, 2A, 1st Star, 2nd Star, GWG

Vernon Vipers F Steven Jandric: 3G, 1A, 1st Star, GWG

West Kelowna Warriors F Chase Dubois: 1G, 3A, GWG, FortisBC Energy Player of the Game.

Langley Rivermen F Angus Crookshank: 3G, hat trick, 1st Star, GWG