Penticton Vees forward Tyson Jost has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Feb. 28, the league announced Monday.
Jost led all BCHL scorers for the week with three goals and six assists for nine points in three games. The product of St. Albert, Alta. opened his week with a goal and four assists in an 11-0 home win over Surrey where he was named 1st Star. He followed that up with a goal and a helper in a 5-3 road loss in Merritt but capped his week with a 3rd Star nod for his goal and assist in a 5-1 win in Salmon Arm. Jost’s production put him over the 100-point mark for the season in just 48 games played.
Honourable mentions this week:
Prince George Spruce Kings F Cavin Tilsley: 2G, 3A, 1st Star, 3rd Star
Alberni Valley Bulldogs G Brody Claeys: 2W, 3rd Star, 57 saves/60 shots, 0.950 sv%, 1.48 GAA
Alberni Valley Bulldogs F Eric Margo: 2g, 1A, OT GWG, two FortisBC Energy Player of the Week honours
Merritt Centennials F Nick Jermain: 2G, 2A, 1st Star, 3rd Star, GWG
Vernon Vipers F Liam Finlay: 3G, 2A, 1st Star, hat trick, GWG
Chilliwack Chiefs F Darien Craighead: 4G, 3A, 2nd Star