Notre Dame forward Carson McManaman, far right, has become a mental health advocate after losing his father to suicide. Carson McManaman wants to make a difference. It’s important because he lost his dad, Jamie McManaman, to suicide on June 23, 2016.
Regina’s Adam Brooks has 25 points in 11 games this year. On an individual basis, Regina Pats centre Adam Brooks has nothing left to prove in the Western Hockey League. The Toronto Maple Leafs prospect believes the objective of his last WHL season is to add an Ed Chynoweth Cup next to his Bob Clarke Trophy.
Regina Pats centre Sam Steel grew up in a hockey household in Sherwood Park, Alta. He spent countless hours learning the game and enhancing his skills on his father’s high-end backyard hockey rink with his older brother Patrick Steel, who played Junior ‘A’ with the AJHL’s Canmore Eagles.
After the Kelowna Rockets swept them in the WHL final last year, the Brandon Wheat Kings have their sights set on redeeming themselves and booking a trip to the 2016 Memorial Cup in Red Deer.
Despite going undrafted in the 2013 WHL bantam draft, Griffen Outhouse has solidified himself as one of the league’s top goalies in his rookie season with the Victoria Royals. Look no further than his numbers for proof of that, as he’s posted a 1.83 average and .937 save percentage throughout 25 games.