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VEES hand out year-end hardware

April 26, 2013 - 12:08 PM

PENTICTON, BC –The Penticton Vees Jr. ‘A’ Hockey Club handed out their team awards for the 2012-2013 season Thursday night at the BC Hockey Hall of Fame inside the SOEC. 15 awards were handed out recognizing several players in a variety of categories. 

Four Vees were multiple award winners, led by Captain Troy Stecher who won three awards, including Most Valuable Player. The following players took home hardware:

Robert Skinner Courage Award: Troy Stecher

Most Improved Player: Louie Nanne

Best Conditioned Athlete: Jedd Soleway

Academic Achievement Award: Sam Mellor

Humanitarian Award: Louie Nanne

Unsung Hero: Brad McClure

Most Inspirational Player: Travis Blanleil

Fan Favourite Award: Cody DePourcq

Most Sportsmanlike: Cam Amantea

Leading Scorer: Wade Murphy

Vees-on-Vees Most Popular Player: Cam Amantea

Best Defenseman Award: Troy Stecher

Rookie of the Year: Ryan Gropp

Playoff MVP: Travis Blanleil

MVP: Troy Stecher

The Vees organization would like to thank all the fans, sponsors and media partners for taking part in tonight’s festivities. The Vees first step in preparing for next year is their 2013 Spring Camp which runs May 23rd-May 26th at the SOEC. For the latest news on the team throughout the summer, visit our website or follow us on Twitter: @PentictonVees

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