ECHL Awards begin tomorrow.

Starting tomorrow with its all-rookie team, the ECHL will begin to name its 2009-10 awards winners. Even though it’s been a down year for the Reign in the standings, some players have compiled some hard-to-ignore statistics.

Goaltender Curtis Darling leads the league in saves and minutes, is tied for fifth in wins and ranks sixth in goals-against average. David Walker leads all ECHL defensemen in power-play assists, ranks third among defensemen in overall assists and is tied for sixth in points by a defenseman. He’s also tied for fourth among ECHL blueliners with 12 major penalties. Forward Greg Hogeboom is 10th in the league in goals scored.

Here is the full awards schedule:


Wednesday, March 31
All-Rookie Team

Thursday, April 1
All-ECHL First-Team and Second-Team

Friday, April 2
Sportsmanship Award

Monday, April 5
Reebok Plus Performer of the Year and Leading Scorer

CCM Rookie of the Year – John A. Daley Memorial Trophy

Tuesday, April 6
Coach of the Year – John Brophy Award

Wednesday, April 7
Defenseman of the Year

Thursday, April 8
Reebok Goaltender of the Year

Friday, April 9
CCM U+ Most Valuable Player

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About J.P. Hoornstra

J.P. Hoornstra covers the Dodgers, Angels and Major League Baseball for the Orange County Register, Los Angeles Daily News, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Torrance Daily Breeze, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Pasadena Star-News, San Bernardino Sun, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Whittier Daily News and Redlands Daily Facts. Before taking the beat in 2012, J.P. covered the NHL for four years. UCLA gave him a degree once upon a time; when he graduated on schedule, he missed getting Arnold Schwarzenegger's autograph on his diploma by five months.
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