October Players of the Month

The CSSHL has announced the seven division winners of the October Player of the Month.


U15: Nolan Wolitski – Northern Alberta Xtreme (NAX)

In 5 games in October Wolitski tallied 3 goals and 12 assists, with 4 of his 5 games being multi point efforts. The St. Albert, AB product currently has 24 points in 9 games played, most amongst all CSSHL U15 defensemen.

U15 Prep: Brock Cripps – St. George’s School

After producing 7 goals and 13 assists in 7 games in October, the Victoria, BC defenseman continues to lead the entire CSSHL U15 Prep division with 36 points in 12 games.  As an affiliate player, Cripps added two points in three U18 Prep games in October.

U17 Prep: Mark Lee – BWC Academy White

A forward from Busan, South Korea, Lee played 10 games in October, finishing with 13 goals and 11 assists. His 24 points are tied for the season lead.

U18 Prep: Ryan Tamelin – Okanagan Hockey Academy

Tamelin played 4 games in October, posting a 4-0-0 record with 2 shutouts, a 0.75 GAA and .971 SV%. The Invermere, BC product was originally selected in the ninth round, 183rd overall by the Spokane Chiefs at the 2021 WHL Draft.

Female Prep: Chloe Primerano – RHA Kelowna

Primerano is off to a historic start, having already broke the record, set last season by herself, for goals in a season by a defensemen with 21. In just 11 games this season Primerano has 39 points, with 17 goals and 15 assists coming in 9 games in the month of October. The Vancouver, BC defender was the first ever female skater selected in a CHL Draft when the Vancouver Giants took her in the 13th round, 268th overall at the 2022 WHL Draft.

Eastern U17: Max Patenaude – Champions Hockey Academy

Patenaude played six games in October, recording nine goals and six assists. The Casselman, ON forwards 20 points in 9 games is tops in the Eastern U17 Division.

Eastern U18: Oliver Kiraly – Ontario Hockey Academy Prep

The Budapest, Hungary netminder played three games in October, winning all three while posting a 2.00 GAA, .933 SV% and 2 shutouts. In 4 games this season Kiraly is 4-0-0 with 2 shutouts, a 2.00 GAA and .938 SV%.