Ratcliffe named Storm MVP
The Guelph Storm wrapped up another season in the Royal City on Sunday afternoon with the annual regular season wrap-up banquet.
The afternoon ended with the presentation of the Glad Mowatt Most Valuable Player Award to forward Isaac Ratcliffe. The London native was one the most consistent Storm players this season. Ratcliffe had a strong campaign recording 68 points while setting a career high in goals with 41.
It was a busy afternoon for Ratcliffe, as he was also named the recipient of the Fay Scott Memorial Award and the Top Scorer Award.
Captain Garrett McFadden and Cedric Ralph were also big winners on the afternoon. McFadden claimed the Mike Kelly Humanitarian Award, Top Defenceman Award and the Leadership Award. While Ralph took home the Fan Club’s ‘Most Popular Player’ Award, Roger Neilson Memorial Award and was a co-winner along with goaltender Anthony Popovich for the Most Improved Player Award.
2017-18 Guelph Storm Award Winners
Top Scorer Award… Isaac Ratcliffe
Owens Corning “Tony Cammilleri Memorial” Playmaker Award… Ryan Merkley
Fan Club “Most Popular Player” Award… Cedric Ralph
Ivan Tennant Memorial (Top Academic Attending High School)… Mason Primeau
Paul Fendley Memorial Award (Storm’s nominee for the league’s Bobby Smith Award)… Owen Lalonde
Roger Neilson Memorial Award (Top Academic Attending College or University)… Cedric Ralph
Mike Kelly Humanitarian Award (Commitment to the Team and the Community)… Garrett McFadden
Fay Scott Memorial Award (Outstanding Commitment to Education and Community)… Isaac Ratcliffe
Most Improved Player… Anthony Popovich and Cedric Ralph
Top Defenceman Award… Garrett McFadden
Wellington Motors Rookie of the Year Award… Cam Hillis
Leadership Award (in memory of Jason Peaire)… Garrett McFadden
Glad Mowatt Most Valuable Player… Isaac Ratcliffe
The 2017-18 Season is proudly presented by RBC