Powell River, BC – The BCHL announced Monday, that Kings forwards Christian Buono and Dawson McKay were named BCHL Player of the Week Honourable Mentions for the week ending Sept. 8.
Buono, 19, tallied five assists in two games, helping the Kings to back-to-back wins over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. The Burnaby, BC native is coming off a 13-goal, 35-point rookie season with the Kings.
McKay, 19, scored three goals in two games, leading the Kings to victories over the Bulldogs. McKay recorded two goals on opening night, and scored the game-winning-goal with seven seconds left on the clock in the Kings 6-5 comeback win on Saturday. The Houghton, MI native is coming off a six goal campaign, splitting time between Bismarck of the NAHL and Surrey of the BCHL.
The Powell River Kings next home game is Friday, September 13th at 7:00 p.m., against the Chilliwack Chiefs. Tickets are on sale at the Kings box office.