UAA Seawolves recruit Blake Tatchell was today named the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey Leagues Most Valuable Player for the 2011-2012 regular season. Below is the text from the SJHL announcement.
1991 F Blake Tatchell (North Battleford SK) finished second in the SJHL scoring race with 42-goals and 44-assists. He also finished 31-points ahead of the next highest scoring player on his team. In addition, the Stars were pretty much guaranteed a win whenever Tatchell recorded two points or more. His hockey career will continue next Fall at Alaska-Anchorage (NCAA Div I).
The North Stars finished 2nd in the 6 team Bauer Divison with a 41-15-0-2 record in 58 games. Tatchell, a 5'10" 180lb left-handed center played in 57 games. The North Stars have a bye in the first round of the league playoffs.
Congratulations to Blake on this very nice recognition.