Zimmer named MJHL player of the week

Virden Oil Capitals’ Rylee Zimmer has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.

The 20-year-old forward recorded four points (one goal, three assists) in two games last week for the Oil Capitals who are playing the Steinbach Pistons for the Turnbull Cup. (Full schedule of the best-of-seven series.)

Zimmer, who hails from Russell, currently sits third overall in the MJHL playoff scoring race with 14 points (seven goals, seven assists).

The runners up are 18-year-old forward Riese Gaber of the Steinbach Pistons and 20-year-old forward Drew Worrad of the Steinbach Pistons.


With files from MJHL release