March 11, 2020

The NIHL are pleased to announce the shortlists for the five Players of the Month in the National Ice Hockey League, presented in association with OddBalls.

Our respective panels have come up with the following three players in each division, with the winners being named on Friday alongside the winners for the WNIHL Players of the Month.

NATIONAL DIVISION

Ethan James (Raiders)
James Spurr (Sheffield Steeldogs)
Martins Susters (Peterborough Phantoms)

NORTH DIVISION 1

Peter Gapa (Solway Sharks)
Richard Lawson (Whitley Warriors)
Thomas Soar (Solihull Barons)

NORTH DIVISION 2

Truels Lone (Sheffield Senators)
James Parsons (Dragons)
Phil Pearson (Widnes Wild)

SOUTH DIVISION 1

Ralfs Circenis (Solent Devils)
Owen Dell (Invicta Dynamos)
Ryan Watt (Streatham IHC)

SOUTH DIVISION 2

Josh Abbott (Guildford Phoenix)
Jared Lane (Guildford Phoenix)
Reed Sayers (Swindon Wildcats 2)

Each winner in both NIHL and WNIHL will receive an iconic Obble hat courtesy of our sponsors, OddBalls.

OddBalls are an underwear and clothing brand who raise money and awareness for testicular cancer. They have also recently partnered with Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust using their women’s clothing ranges to raise money and awareness of cervical cancer.

Their latest ranges of men’s, women’s and kids clothing as well as accessories like umbrellas and towels can be found online at www.myoddballs.com.