Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League

Rumsey Named SJHL ‘Forward Of The Month’ For Sept/Oct.

PHOTO - Wanda Harron Photography

The Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) announced their monthly award recipients this week encompassing games played in both September and October. And with a red hot finish to the month of October, Mark Rumsey of the Estevan Bruins was named as the ‘RBC Forward of the Month’ by the SJHL.

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Rumsey leads the Bruins with 23 PTS in 15 GP this season, also leading the team in goals (11), assists (12), powerplay goals (5), game-winning goals (3) and penalty minutes (40). Rumsey put together two separate 6-game scoring streaks over those first 15 games, including the current 6-game streak he’s riding into November where Rumsey has totaled 14 PTS (6G, 8A) over that span.

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Rumsey sits 3rd overall in SJHL scoring entering November with 23 points, just one point behind Humboldt’s Logan Kurki and Connor McGrath (24 points).