Hetz named star of the week for the Ice Dogs

FAIRBANKS-Another Ice Dog received an accolade from the NAHL. Jacob Hetz is the Midwest Division Star of the Week.

Last weekend Hetz scored the game winner in the Ice Dogs 2-1 win over Kenai on Friday, then assisted on two goals, including the game winner in the Ice Dogs 3-2 win over the Brown Bears. Hetz has 16 points in 27 games this season.

Teammate Hans Gorowsky was an honorable mention for the weekly award as well.

The Ice Dogs go into the Christmas Break as the top team in the league with a 21-8 record, Midwest division leader and most wins in the league. They'll be on the road on Dec. 27 against the Bismarck Bobcats.