Olischefski earns BCHLPOW honours

Olischefski-mugChilliwack Chiefs forward Kohen Olischefski has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 26, the league announced Monday.

Olischefski scored the game- and series-winning goal as part of a two-goal Game 4 win over Wenatchee; he totaled three goals and two assists in his two games for the week. The Abbotsford, B.C. native had a goal and two helpers in Game 3 where he was named 3rd Star and notched both his goals in Game 4 in a space of 44 seconds to complete a Chiefs comeback win and series sweep. The 6-foot-2, 177-pound forward was named 1st Star in the series-clinching game and he now has 10 points in 10 playoff games.

Honourable Mentions this week:

Vernon Vipers F Steven Jandric: 3G, 1A, 2nd Star

Powell River Kings G Brian Wilson: 2W, SO, 146 saves/156 shots, .936 sv%, 2.51 GAA, two 1st Stars

Powell River Kings F Kyle Betts: 4G, GWG, two 2nd Stars, 3rd Star

Victoria Grizzlies F Nick Guiney: 4G, 1A, GWG, OT GWG, 1st Star

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