PRINCETON, N.J. – Tanner Sorenson of the Kalamazoo Wings has been selected as the Inglasco ECHL Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 14-20.
Sorenson scored two goals and added six assists for eight points in three games last week.
The 25-year-old had a six-point game (2g-4a) in a 10-8 win at Fort Wayne on Wednesday and after being held scoreless in a 4-1 loss to Cincinnati on Friday he posted two assists in a 4-3 victory against Toledo on Saturday.
A native of Anchorage, Alaska, Sorenson has tallied 31 points (10g-21a) in 22 games with the K-Wings this season. He began the season with Winterthur EHC in Switzerland where he had five points (3g-2a) in eight games.
Sorenson has recorded 103 points (45g-58a) in 156 career ECHL games with Kalamazoo and Alaska.
Prior to turning pro, Sorenson had 35 points (19g-17a) in 104 career games at Michigan State University
On behalf of Tanner Sorenson, a case of pucks will be donated to a Kalamazoo youth hockey organization by Inglasco, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Inglasco has donated more than 39,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.