Each month during this 2023/24 hockey season, we have partnered with CD Oilwell Services to bring you the “Player of the Month”. This player will be recognized for his positive contributions on and off the ice.
Eric Reid, #31, a hometown talent from Virden, MB, stands as a formidable 19-year-old goaltender for the Virden Oil Capitals in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. His October performance was nothing short of remarkable, playing in 12 games and securing 9 impressive victories while enduring only 3 losses. Eric maintained a stellar 2.23 Goals Against Average (GAA) and an outstanding .917 Save Percentage, showcasing his unwavering reliability between the pipes.
Eric’s consistency and ability to come through in critical moments make him an invaluable asset to the team.
CD Oilwell Services LTD. Player of the month for September – #27 Josh Lehto!!
Josh Lehto, #27, hailing from Thunder Bay, ON, is a 19-year-old forward for the Virden Oil Capitals in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. In a stellar performance during the month of September, Josh played 5 games, scoring 4 goals, and notching an impressive 8 assists, tallying up a total of 12 points. His dynamic playmaking and scoring ability have undoubtedly been instrumental to the team’s success.