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Hockey Player Awards

Posted by Michelle Anderson on

Hockey Player Awards

While seasons have ended, it’s never too early to begin planning for the next one, especially if you want to give player awards at your end of season banquet. Here is a list of ideas you can use to ensure each player gets an award: Most Valuable Player Most Improved Player Sportsmanship Award Most Goals Playmaker (Most assists) Goon (Most penalty minutes) Fastest Skater Hardest Hitter Got Rocked (the player who got hit the hardest) Best Flow (best hockey hair) or could call this one the Golden Comb Best Helmet Hair Hardest worker, could call this one the Hard Hat...

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Giving Thanks

Posted by Michelle Anderson on

Giving Thanks

I am first thankful for all of the positive male role models hockey provides.  As a single mother, I can do “dad” things, but my son needs the balance of perspective.  I can throw a ball around the yard or take him to a game or even teach him how to jumpstart a car, but he needs the male influence to balance out my nurturing and tendency towards over protection.   I am thankful for all of the coaches, referees, managers, league officials, and trainers who selflessly and tirelessly volunteer their time for the love of the game.  Yes, I said...

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