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Ryan Kujawinski Wins OHL Player of the Week Award - Junior Hockey News
Published: Monday, 1 Oct 2012
Ryan Kujawinski of the Kingston Frontenacs became the second player this season to receive the OHL Player of the Week Award, for the week ending September 30.
In two games last week, Kujawinski registered five points and helped the Frontenacs win both of their games in the process. On Friday against the Erie Otters, the Iroqouis Falls, Ontario native tallied three assists in a 6-5 overtime win, and yesterday he scored two goals in a 5-4 win against the Niagara IceDogs.
The 17-year old forward started his rookie campaign last season as a fourth-line centre for the Sarnia Sting and with a goal and six assists in 29 games to show for it. On January 5, 2012, the former fourth overall pick in 2011 was traded to Kingston for forward Ryan Spooner. In 30 games after joining the Frontenacs, Kujawinski posted 15 goals and 15 assists.
Kujawinski, who is eligible for the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, has helped the Frontenacs, who are the only undefeated team in the OHL, to their best start since 1997-98 with a 3-0-0-0 record.
Photo by Aaron Bell/OHL Images
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