LaSalle Vipers Jr. B Hockey
LaSalle Vipers earn All Star, Top Prospect honours
The LaSalle Vipers are proud to announce several of their players were selected to participate in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League All Star and Top Prospects Games Sunday, Dec. 29 in Port Colborne, Ont.
Captain Dylan Denomme, who leads the Vipers with 36 points in 18 games, was named to his third consecutive All-Star team, while defenceman Brett Langlois and rookie goaltender Cameron Zanussi both earned their first All-Star nods. Langlois and Zanussi were named GOJHL Western Conference Players of the Month for October.
Vipers blue liners Andrew Burns and Austin Hall, both 16, are a frequent defence pair and will be representing LaSalle in the Top Prospects game along with forward Devon Paliani (35 points in 28 games). Forward Mark Manchurek was named as an alternate.
Vipers Head Coach Bill Bowler was selected to coach in the All Star and Top Prospects games for the second straight year. He has guided a young Vipers squad to first place in the GOJHL Western Conference with a 22-4-2 record.
The All Star Game starts at 1:30pm and the Top Prospects Game follows at 5:00pm. The games feature the best players from the Golden Horseshoe, Midwestern and Western Conferences.
Every year the GOJHL partners with charitable organizations to donate funds from the All Star and Top Prospects Games to worthy causes. This year’s event will be raising money for the Frank Santarossa Scholarship Fund and the Steve Ludzik Parkinson’s Rehabilitation Program.