Peoria’s Alec Baer named Warrior Hockey Player of the Month

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (March 12, 2022) – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced that Alec Baer of the Peoria Rivermen has been named the Warrior Hockey/SPHL Player of the Month for March/April.

Baer scored eight goals, including two game-winners, added 20 assists and was +10 in 14 games played.

Baer recorded a point in 12 of his 14 games and had eight multi-point outings, including four straight. The St. Louis Park, MN, who captured the Kevin Swider Leading Scorer trophy as the league’s top point-getter, had two five-point outings (2-3-5 vs. Vermilion County on March 9 and 3-2-5 vs. Quad City on March 27).

Runner-up: Stepan Timofeyev, Knoxville (11 gp, 11g, 8a, +9, 5 ppg, 4 gwg)

Also nominated: Colton Fletcher, Birmingham (13 gp, 3g, 12a), Brennan Feasey, Evansville (11 gp, 7g, 2a, +5, 2 gwg), Brent Moran, Fayetteville (6-2-1, 2.39 gaa, 0.938 save%), Hunter Vorva, Huntsville (7-4-0, 2.21 gaa, 0.921 save%, shutout), Zak Lambrecht, Macon (17 gp, 8g, 3a, shg), Malik Johnson, Pensacola (10 gp, 5g, 5a, 2 gwg), Ben Duperreault, Quad City (11 gp, 4g, 9a, gwg) and Brady Heppner, Roanoke (15 gp, 7g, 9a, shg, 2 gwg)