Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League

Buckberger headlines first year players with weekly honour

The Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) announced their weekly award honorees Monday,

Among the award winners was Hawks’ defenseman Ronan Buckberger.

The 17-year-old Saskatoon product scored his first career goal in a 7-1 win over Kindersley Friday.

The former Saskatoon Contact added two assists in Friday’s win, Buckberger added another helper Saturday’s 4-2 win over Notre Dame.

Buckberger and the Hawks host the Battlefords on Friday in their next action.