Adam Fox, Team USA
The 16-year-old registered four points (1g, 3a) over two games to help Team USA’s Under-17 squad earn a weekend sweep over the Green Bay Gamblers. He dished out two assists on Friday, including an assist on the overtime goal by teammate Clayton Keller, in the 5-4 victory. Fox then tied the game on Saturday with his second goal of the season and again assisted on the overtime-winner in the 4-3 victory for Team USA. He has scored two goals over his last three USHL contests and has produced points in five of his last six games (2g, 5a). Fox has recorded nine total points (2g, 7a) in 14 League games this season, the most points of any Team USA defenseman. The native of Jericho, New York played for the Long Island Gulls organization prior to this season. He will play college hockey at Harvard University following his USHL career.
Corey Schueneman, Des Moines Buccaneers
The defenseman recorded three points (2g, 1a) and a plus-three rating to help the Buccaneers earn five of six points in the standings during a three-game week. He netted his team’s lone goal in Wednesday’s 2-1 overtime loss to the Fargo Force. He then dished out an assist in Saturday’s 4-3 victory over the Youngstown Phantoms before scoring the game-winning goal in Sunday’s 4-3 win against Youngstown. It was his eighth goal of the season, tying for the most goals among USHL defensemen. The goal also extended his point streak to five games (3g, 4a), and he now has points in 10 of his last 11 contests (4g, 9a). The 19-year-old is currently second among League defensemen in scoring with 22 points (8g, 14a) through 28 games. The Milford, Michigan native is a product of the Little Caesars organization and is committed to play college hockey at Western Michigan University.
Tag(s): Players of the Week