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Saints Chris Van Os-Shaw Wins 2017-2018 Viterra Cup
Posted March 13th, 2018 @ 10:26 am

Chris Van Os-Shaw of the Spruce Grove Saints is the winner of the 2018 Viterra Cup with 15 Viterra AJHL Star of the Game selections in the 2017-2018 season.  Chris received the honour nine times as a member of the visiting team and six times on home ice.

Van Os-Shaw is also the 2017-2018 AJHL Scoring Champion and League MVP.  He completed the regular season with 51 goals, 46 assists and 97 points, surpassing the 50-goal mark in his final week of the regular season.  The Saints forward led the league in goals, points, average points per game and with 8 game winning goals.

The 20 year-old has committed to the NCAA Division I University of Alaska Anchorage Seawolves.

Chris Van Os-Shaw is the first Saints player to win the Viterra Cup since the award was introduced in the 2010-2011 season.

Each of the 480 AJHL regular season games conclude with the Viterra AJHL Star of the Game Award, which recognizes a player from each team deemed to be the game’s top player.  Every time a player is recognized as a Viterra AJHL Star of the Game throughout the regular season, they will receive 5 points in the Viterra AJHL Star of the Game Standings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Viterra AJHL Star of the Game - Final Standings:

  • Chris Van Os-Shaw, Spruce Grove Saints 75 points
  • Brock Bremer, Camrose Kodiaks 70 points
  • Jordan Taupert, Drumheller Dragons 55 points
  • Colton Young, Canmore Eagles 55 points
  • Will Conley, For McMurray Oil Barons 55 points

Viterra AJHL Star of the Game leaders as of January 31st, 2018:

  • Chris Van Os-Shaw, Spruce Grove Saints 55 points
  • Brock Bremer, Camrose Kodiaks 50 points
  • Joren Patenaude, Drayton Valley Thunder 45 points
  • Kobe Walker, Lloydminster Bobcats 45 points

Viterra AJHL Star of the Game leaders as of December 31st, 2017:

  • Chris Van Os-Shaw, Spruce Grove Saints 40 points
  • Ryan Cox, Sherwood Park Crusaders  40 points
  • Justin Bernier, Grande Prairie Storm 40 points

Viterra AJHL Star of the Game leaders as of November 30th, 2017:

  • PJ Marrocco, Bonnyville Pontiacs 45 points*
  • Chris Van Os-Shaw, Spruce Grove Saints 30 points
  • Jordan Taupert, Drumheller Dragons 30 points
  • Ryan Cox, Sherwood Park Crusaders 30 points

Viterra AJHL Star of the Game leaders as of October 31st, 2017:

  • PJ Marrocco, Bonnyville Pontiacs 40 points*
  • Quentin Greenwood, Olds Grizzlys 25 points
  • Dylan Williamson, Calgary Canucks 25 points

* PJ Marrocco was traded to BCHL in November 2017