CALGARY, AB. – The Western Hockey League announced today that Medicine Hat Tigers’ forward Curtis Valk is the Denny’s WHL Player of the Week.
Valk collected 10 points, scoring seven goals and three assists to go with a +4 rating, in four games over the past week helping the Tigers to a 4-0-0-0 road record.
On Wednesday, October 24, the Tigers played host to the visiting Kelowna Rockets at the Arena in Medicine Hat.* Valk scored two goals and was named the game’s 3rd Star in the Tigers 4-3 shoot-out victory over the Rockets.* On Friday, October 26, the Tigers were in Calgary to face the Hitmen.* In the Tigers 10-1 triumph over the Hitmen, Valk picked up four goals, added one assist and was named the game’s 1st Star.* On Saturday, October 27, the Tigers were back at home to welcome the Regina Pats.* Valk collected a pair of assists and was named the game’s 2nd Star as the Tigers edged the Pats 5-4.* The Tigers wrapped up their busy week in Moose Jaw taking on the Warriors at Mosaic Place.* Valk scored one goal in the Tigers 3-2 overtime victory over the Warriors.… read more