BOISE, Idaho – Nolan Gluchowski of the Idaho Steelheads has been selected as the Inglasco ECHL Player of the Week for the week of Dec. 27-30.
Gluchowski scored one goal and added five assists for six points in two games at Rapid City last week.
The 24-year-old notched an assist in a 9-1 win on Friday and followed that up with five points (1g-4a) in a 6-1 victory on Saturday.
A native of Wixom, Michigan, Gluchowski has 19 points (4g-15a) in 22 games with the Steelheads this season, which is fourth among rookie defensemen.
Under contract to Texas of the American Hockey League, Gluchowski tallied 71 points (16g-55a) in 133 career games at St. Lawrence University from 2014-18.
On behalf of Nolan Gluchowski, a case of pucks will be donated to an Idaho youth hockey organization by Inglasco, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Inglasco has donated more than 39,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.
The Steelheads open a two-game weekend against the Tulsa Oilers on Saturday, Jan. 5 at 6:05 p.m. from BOK Center and return to CenturyLink Arena on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 7:10 p.m. against the Toledo Walleye. Single-game tickets and season ticket packages are on sale, with full-season packages starting as low as $300 per seat. Contact the Idaho Steelheads at 208-383-0080 for more information or log on to idahosteelheads.com.