Charlottetown Islanders goalie Mason McDonald was named the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League first star of the week on Monday.
The 19-year-old Halifax native defeated the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles twice, allowing only two goals on 67 shots for a 0.970 save percentage. He got his second shutout of the season on Saturday. He has won five of his last six starts and is 12-12-3-0 with 3.40 goals-against average on the season.
Chicoutimi defenceman Frédéric Allard was the second star and Sherbrooke goalie Charles-Antoine Poirier-Turcot the third star.
Players of the Week
THE CANADIAN PRESS
BOUCHERVILLE, Que. - The player of the week awards for the 2015-16 season as announced by the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League:
Feb. 1 - Mason McDonald, G, Charlottetown Islanders
Jan. 25 - Evan Fitzpatrick, G, Sherbrooke Phoenix
Jan. 18 - Olivier LeBlanc, D, Cape Breton Screaming Eagles
Jan. 11 - Maxime Comtois, LW, Victoriaville Tigres
Jan. 4 - Etienne Montpetit, G, Val-d'Or Foreurs
Dec. 28 - No Award Given.
Dec. 21 - Callum Booth, G, Quebec Remparts
Dec. 14 - Timo Meier, RW, Halifax Mooseheads
Dec. 7 - Conor Garland, RW, Moncton Wildcats
Nov. 30 - Conor Garland, RW, Moncton Wildcats
Nov. 23 - Keven Bouchard, G, Baie-Comeau Drakkar
Nov. 16 - Julio Billia, G, Chicoutimi Sagueneens
Nov. 9 - Nikolas Brouillard, D, Quebec Remparts
Nov. 2 - Jeremy Lauzon, D, Rouyn-Noranda Huskies
Oct. 26 - Anthony Richard, C, Val-d'Or Foreurs
Oct. 19 - Julio Billia, G, Chicoutimi Sagueneens
Oct. 12 - Dennis Yan, LW, Shawinigan Cataractes
Oct. 5 - Louis-Philip Guindon, G, Rimouski Oceanic
Sept. 28 - Jeremy Roy, D, Sherbrooke Phoenix
Sept. 21 - Samuel Girard, D, Shawinigan Cataractes
Sept. 14 - Vitalii Abramov, RW, Gatineau Olympique