ROCHESTER, MN – The North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) today announced the Divisional Stars of the Week presented by Bauer Hockey for the week ending December 22, 2021. The Divisional Stars of the Week is an award given each week of the regular season to the top-performing players in each of the five divisions of the NA3HL as nominated by their head coaches.
Grizzlies forward Layten Liffrig found himself on the scoresheet in each of the four games he appeared in totaling 8 points. The Mankato, MN native added a goal and two assists in a 6-4 win over the Mason City Toros. At the 3HL Showcase, Liffrig added a late goal to force OT against the Northeast Generals as well as handing out an assist in the first period. Liffrig helped the Grizzlies in a victory over the Helena Bighorns by giving out three assists. This season he has accumulated 22 points in 14 games.
Veteran forward, Cole Gibson was an honorable mention week, as the Eagan, Minnesota native tallied 5 points in 4 games including 2 goals in the win over Mason City on December 18th.