Linell scored five time as the Express earned a win and a tie in three outings. The native of Great Neck, N.Y. opened the week with a two-goal outing in a 3-3 draw against the Langley Rivermen where he was 1st Star. He scored again the Express’ only goal the next game against Chilliwack and finished his week with another two-tally performance and a 2nd Star nod in a 6-2 triumph over the visiting Victoria Grizzlies.
With 15 goals and 25 points now on the season, Linell leads the club in both categories.
Honourable Mentions this week:
Nanaimo Clippers F Jake Harris: 3G, 4A, 1st Star, 2nd Star
Coquitlam Express F Alex Ambrosio: 1G, 5A, 1st Star, 3rd Star
Penticton Vees G Adam Scheel: 2W, SO, 55 saves/56 shots, .982 sv%, 0.50 GAA, 1st Star
Merritt Centennials F Zach Zorn: 3G, 1A, GWG, 1st Star, 2nd Star
Surrey Eagles F John Wesley: 3G, 2A, 1st Star, 2nd Star
Chilliwack Chiefs F PJ Marrocco: 2G, 1A, two 1st Stars