Red Wings' Pellerin named to MHL Players of the Week


The Maritime Junior Hockey League has named Fredericton Red Wings' defenceman Alex Pellerin as a Player of the Week for the Eastlink North Division.

Pellerin started Fredericton's game with Miramichi on Sunday, netting three goals and an assist in the Red Wings' 8-4 victory at the Grant Harvey Centre.

The Varennes, Quebec native has five goals and seven assists over 13 games so far this season.

Forwards Matt Gordon of Miramichi and Dominic Leblanc of Grand Falls, defencemen Peter Stanger of Campbellton and Brendan Sibley of Edmundston, and goaltender Jacob Leblanc of Summerside were also named Players of the Week for Week 8.