Rainer Glimpel’s seven goal-nine assist performance in 11 games has earned him Kootenay International Junior Hockey League’s Okanagan/Shuswap Conference Player of the Month honors for January.
Glimpel, the 20-year-old Coyote captain, is the league’s leading scorer with 24 goals, 45 assists and 69 points. Three of his seven goals in January were game winners.
Coyote netminder Stephen Heslop was an honorable mention. He registered two shutouts and .951 save percentage in the eight games he backstopped the Coyotes.
Braden Fuller of the Beaver Valley Nitehawks was named the Player of the Month in the Kootenay Conference. Fuller scored 10 goals and eight assists over 10 games.