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Los Angeles native, Jr. Kings grad de Mey pins down WCHA Forward of the Month honor

 

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Former Los Angeles Jr. King Vincent de Mey has been named the WCHA Forward of the Month for October.

A sophomore forward at Northern Michigan University, the Los Angeles native ranks No. 2 nationally in power-play goals with three and is third in the entire NCAA with a 1.00 goals-per-game average.

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He scored at least one point in each of the Wildcats’ six October contests (six goals, two assists) to lead the league in goals, power-play goals (three), power-play points (four) to rank second in points scored for the month.

de Mey tallied a career-high two goals at then-No. 20-ranked Boston University to lead the Wildcats to a 4-3 victory on Oct. 19.

He tallied a goal in five of the Wildcats’ six games in October, earning de Mey WCHA Forward of the Week honors twice (Oct. 14 and 21) – the only two-time winner for the month in the league.

The accolade marks the first time de Mey has earned the WCHA Forward of the Month award.

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(Nov. 6, 2019)