Goaltender Preston Kaludjak, of the Norman Northstars is the CCM Hockey Player of the Week.
The Manitoba U18 AAA Hockey League is pleased to announce that Preston Kaludjak of the Norman Northstars is the CCM Hockey Player of the Week for the week ending October 1.
Preston played 121 minutes in two games. On Saturday night, he recorded his 1st win in the U18AAA league with a 4-1 win vs Interlake, stopping 38 of 39 shots. On Sunday, Preston back stopped 40 of 42 shots resulting in a 2-1 OT loss vs Interlake. The Northstars goaltender stopped a combined total of 78 of 81 shots and now carries a 1.49 GAA. He currently sits 2nd in the league with a .936 SV%.
Preston’s hometown is Rankin Inlet, Nunavut. He is a 16 year old player who is currently in his grade 12 year at R.D. Parker Collegiate in Thompson MB. Preston represented Team Nunavut at the National Aboriginal Hockey Championship in the 2022/23 season.