Sean Mitchell (Princeton Posse), Spencer Dixon-Reusz (Beaver Valley Nitehawks) and Trystan Self (Kimberley Dynamiters) have been selected as the Instat KIJHL 3 Stars of the Week for the period ending March 19.
Mitchell – Top Forward – The Calahoo, Alberta product had a goal and assist for the Posse, who had a split with the Revelstoke Grizzlies in their first two games of the Okanagan Conference Final. Mitchell scored the overtime winner in a 2-1 Posse victory, then in Game 2, he helped set up Ty Russell for the opening goal on the power-play in a 2-1 Grizzlies win. Mitchell is third on the Posse in points with 13 in 11 Teck Cup Championship games.
Dixon-Reusz – Top Defenceman – The Rossland, B.C. product scored two goals in three games for the Nitehawks. In Game 7 against the Creston Valley Thunder Cats, Dixon-Reusz scored his first goal to tie the game at one. In Game 2 against the Dynamiters, the 5-10, 163-pound blueliner scored the Nitehawks’ lone goal in a 5-1 loss to the Dynamiters. In 15 playoff games, Dixon-Reusz has two goals and four points.
Self – Top Goalie – The Calgary product was stellar in three games for the Dynamiters earning three wins. Self stopped 95 of 98 shots for a 1.00 goals against average and .969 save percentage with one shutout. Self had a 36-save shutout performance to help the Dynamiters complete their comeback against the Ghostriders and win in seven games. He then stopped 59 of 62 Nitehawks shots to help the Dynamiters take a 2-0 series lead. Self is 6-1-0 in the playoffs with a 2.05 GAA and a .933 SP.
The KIJHL 3 Stars of the Week are presented by Instat, the exclusive video and analytics partner of the KIJHL.