Yellowhead Chiefs forward Jalin Adams has earned the nod as the Manitoba Female Midget Hockey League’s player of the week.
Adams scored the game-winning goals in both Chief victories over the weekend, notching the lone marker in a 1-0 upset of the previously undefeated and league-leading Pembina Valley Hawks on Saturday before adding a goal and an assist in Yellowhead’s 3-1 triumph over the Winnipeg Ice on Sunday in Shoal Lake.
The Grade 11 student at Neepawa Area Collegiate, has fired four goals and notched 10 points in 20 league games in her second year with the Chiefs (10-9-1). Adams has also been selected to play for Parkland in the Manitoba Winter Games in March.
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