Voting is now open for the Brandon Wheat Kings Fans’ Choice Award.
Fans can cast their ballot at Shoppers Drug Mart locations, at the BDO Fan Services kiosk at Wheat Kings home games starting this Saturday, or online at wheatkings.com, with the deadline set for Tuesday, March 11. The winner will be announced on Saturday, March 15 during the Wheat Kings’ Fan Appreciation and Awards Night in their final regular-season home game versus the Regina Pats.
Saturday’s Wheat Kings home game versus the Prince George Cougars will also be Matt Calvert Bobblehead Night, with the first 2,000 fans receiving a bobblehead of the former Wheat Kings co-captain and current member of the NHL’s Columbus Blue Jackets.
The Wheat Kings (25-17-4-0) are currently tied for first place in the WHL’s East Division with the Swift Current Broncos (24-18-1-5) and battle the Broncos in their next game on Wednesday in Swift Current at 7 p.m.
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Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition January 21, 2014