22nd Season WWHSHL Award Winners

This season’s Award nominees and winners were honoured at the 22nd WWHSHL Excellence and Leadership Awards Gala held on April 16, 2018.

Bill Gardner, Executive Member, welcomed a record crowd who celebrated the fire and passion of the season, and the many accomplishments of players, coaches and teams.

Thank you to CTV, Winnipeg Free Press, and Karen Taraska-Alcock, Hire Marketing, for sponsoring the League’s three divisions again this year.

Congratulations to all award winners, who are listed below. And a very special thank you to all coaches, officials, volunteers and fans for a great season, and for supporting and advancing women’s hockey for the benefit and enjoyment of all our players!

View Gala and Awards photos in our albums.

Leadership Award Winners

WWHSHL Graduating Player Scholarships:
Autumn Agar, FRC Centurions; Grace Fedirchuk, SJR Eagles; Alexis Herring, Garden City Gophers; Cassidy Ilchena, Selkirk Royals; Alexia Lecocq, St. Mary’s Flames.

WWHSHL Referees’ Coaches Sportsmanship Award:
St. Mary’s Flames – Michael Zirino, Noel Rautert, Lindsey Fennel, Taylor Bradshaw, Bella Dingman.

Division Award Winners

CTVWinnipeg Free PressHire Marketing
Top Scorer Award
Risa Shatford,
Dakota Lancers
Ashley Keller,
Beliveau Barracudas
Emily Leonard,
Glenlawn Lions
Top Defence Award
Kiera Shwaluk,
PCI Saints
Lily Sousa,
SJR Eagles
Meghan Cabral,
WKC Wolverines
Top Goaltender Award
Emily Shippam
St. Mary’s Flames
Heaven Moneyas,
Westwood Warriors
Janvier Trudel,
CPET Canadiennes
Top Rookie Award
Martina Barclay,
Kelvin Clippers
Heaven Moneyas,
Westwood Warriors
Jaida Silvaggio,
CPET Canadiennes
Top Sportswoman Award
Maddie Shwaluk,
PCI Saints
Hayley Shirtliff,
Sanford Sabres
Jaylene St-Laurent,
CPET Canadiennes
MVP Award
Sonya Neale,
Dakota Lancers
Ashley Keller,
Beliveau Barracudas
Lauryn Manaigre,
Lorette Scorpions
Regular Season 1st Place Teams
St. Mary’s FlamesBeliveau BarracudasCPET Canadiennes
Division Championship Finalists
Dakota LancersSanford SabresGlenlawn Lions
Division Champions
St. Mary’s FlamesCSLR RenardsKE Reivers