Kitchener Rangers’ Jeremy Bracco is named OHL Player of the Week
Published Tuesday, October 18, 2016 1:25PM EDT
Last Updated Tuesday, October 18, 2016 1:30PM EDT
Jeremy Bracco of the Kitchener Rangers is the OHL Player of the Week, after leading the league with 13 points in four games.
Bracco scored four goals and added nine assists with a plus-minus rating of plus-2. He extended his season-long point-streak to six games with four multi-point performances last week, as the Midwest Division-leading Rangers earned three wins.
The highlight of his week was on Thanksgiving Monday where he recorded a career-high five points, including his first hat-trick, earning first star honours in an 8-4 win over the Guelph Storm.
A 19-year-old from Freeport, NY, Bracco is playing in his second OHL season with the Rangers and was a second-round pick of the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2015 NHL Draft.
He is currently tied for third in OHL scoring with 17 points in six games.
Tuesday's Regional Sports Schedule:
WCSSAA GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY PLAYOFFS
Semi-Finals at Woodside Park
(#4) Southwood vs. (#1) Bluevale - 3:00 pm
(#3) Waterloo-Oxford vs. (#2) Cameron Heights - 3:00 pm
WCSSAA SENIOR BOYS VOLLEYBALL (all 3:15 pm)
Glenview Park at Elmira
Galt CI at Kitchener CI
Huron Heights (6-1) at Forest Heights (5-2)
Waterloo-Oxford (3-4) at Grand River (6-1)
Bluevale (6-1) at Jacob Hespeler (3-3)
Cameron Heights (6-1) at Sir John A. Macdonald (3-5)
Preston at Waterloo CI
WCSSAA SENIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL (all 4:45 pm unless noted)
Waterloo CI (6-1) at Preston (3-4) – 3:15 pm
Elmira at Glenview Park
Eastwood at Galt CI
Forest Heights at Huron Heights
Grand River (5-2) at Waterloo-Oxford (7-0)
Jacob Hespeler (6-1) at Bluevale (6-1)
Sir John A. Macdonald (6-1) at Cameron Heights (2-5)
OUA GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS
All day at Ambassador G.C., Windsor
GOHL JUNIOR ‘B’ HOCKEY
Stratford at Kitchener – 7:00 pm (at Kinsmen Arena)
Strathroy at Lambton Shores – 7:30 pm
MAJOR ATOM ‘AAA’ HOCKEY
Kitchener at Cambridge – 7:00 pm (at Galt Arena)
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYOFFS
American League Championship Series
Cleveland at Toronto - 4:08 pm (Indians lead 3-0)
National League Championship Series
Chicago at Los Angeles - 8:08 pm (Series tied 1-1)
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