Western Professional Hockey League Awards and Trophies
This page contains a list of trophy and award winners for the Western Professional Hockey League sorted by category. We have cataloged ten different awards for the WPHL.
Outstanding Defenseman 1996-2001
Presented annually to the WPHL defenseman who has demonstrated the greatest all-around ability in the position, in memory of Dale Trahan, Co-owner of the Lake Charles Ice Pirates.
Best Goaltender (vote)
Outstanding Goaltender 1996-2001
Presented annually to the WPHL’s most outstanding goaltender, in memory of Scott Brower.
Coach of the Year
Coach of the Year 1996-2001
Presented annually to the WPHL coach adjudged to have contributed most to his team's success. Voting for this award is done solely by WPHL Head Coaches.
Community Service Award
WPHL Man of the Year 1997-2001
Presented annually to the WPHL player adjudged to have best exemplified strong leadership qualities on and off the ice, while making significant and noteworthy humanitarian contributions to his community.
Scoring Champion 1996-2001
Presented to the WPHL player who leads the league in scoring points at the conclusion of the regular season.
All-Star Game MVP 1996-2001
Presented to the most valuable player to his team in the All-Star Game.
Most Valuable Player
Most Valuable Player 1996-2001
Presented annually to the WPHL player adjudged to be the most valuable to his team.
Playoff Most Valuable Player 1996-2001
Presented to the most valuable player to his team in the playoffs.
Rookie of the Year
Rookie of the Year 1997-2001
Presented annually to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition in the Western Professional Hockey League.
Rick Kozuback Award 2000-2001
Presented annually to the WPHL owner, front office staff member, coach or player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, determination and commitment to the game, sport and business of hockey.