WHL ANNOUNCES 2010-11 AWARD WINNERS

Wed May 4

Calgary, AB - The Western Hockey League announced the 2010-11 winners of the annual WHL Awards presented Wednesday, May 4th at the WHL Awards Luncheon held in Calgary, Alberta.

CLICK HERE to watch the full video archive of the 2011 WHL Awards Luncheon

WHL Player of the Year, Four Broncos Memorial Trophy
WINNER
Darcy Kuemper (Saskatoon, SK), Red Deer Rebels

RUNNER-UP
Tyler Johnson (Spokane, WA), Spokane Chiefs

WHL Rookie of the Year, Jim Piggott Memorial Trophy
WINNER
Matt Dumba (Calgary, AB), Red Deer Rebels

RUNNER-UP
Sven Bartschi (Langenthal, SUI), Portland Winterhawks

WHL Goaltender of the Year, Del Wilson Trophy
WINNER
Darcy Kuemper (Saskatoon, SK), Red Deer Rebels

RUNNER-UP
James Reid (Calgary, AB), Spokane Chiefs

WHL Defenceman of the Year, Bill Hunter Memorial Trophy
WINNER
Stefan Elliott
(North Vancouver, BC), Saskatoon Blades

RUNNER-UP
Tyson Barrie (Victoria, BC), Kelowna Rockets

WHL Most Sportsmanlike Player, Brad Hornung Trophy
WINNER
Tyler Johnson
(Spokane, WA), Spokane Chiefs

RUNNER-UP
Stefan Elliott (North Vancouver, BC), Saskatoon Blades

WHL Scholastic Player of the Year, Daryl K. (Doc) Seaman Memorial Trophy
WINNER
Colin Smith
(Edmonton, AB), Kamloops Blazers

RUNNER-UP
Adam Lowry (Calgary, AB), Swift Current Broncos

WHL Coach of the Year, Dunc McCallum Memorial Trophy
WINNER
Don Nachbaur
, Spokane Chiefs

RUNNER-UP
Jesse Wallin, Red Deer Rebels

WHL Executive of the Year, Lloyd Saunders Memorial Trophy
WINNER
Lorne Molleken
, Saskatoon Blades

RUNNER-UP
Mike Johnston, Portland Winterhawks

WHL Humanitarian of the Year, Doug Wickenheiser Memorial Trophy
WINNER
Spencer Edwards
(Coquitlam, BC), Moose Jaw Warriors

RUNNER-UP
Jeff Einhorn (Red Deer, AB), Chilliwack Bruins

WHL Marketing / Communications Award
WINNER
Calgary Hitmen, Mike Moore

RUNNER-UP
Tri-City Americans, Brian Sandy

WHL Regular Season Champions, Scotty Munro Memorial Trophy
Saskatoon Blades:   GP – 72                W – 56        L – 13      OTL – 1      SL – 2              Pts – 115

WHL Top Scorer – Bob Clarke Trophy
Linden Vey – (Wakaw, SK) Medicine Hat Tigers

GP – 69                   G – 46                     A – 70                      Pts – 116                 PIM – 36