THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE NORTHERN ONTARIO JUNIOR HOCKEY LEAGUE

Best Defenceman

Mattais Salem
2019 - 2020
Espanola Express

Steven Bellini
2018 - 2019
Soo Thunderbirds

2017-2018 Connor Lovie Cochrane Crunch
2016-2017 Connor Lovie Cochrane Crunch
2015-2016 Kyle Fransen Rayside Balfour Caanadians
2014-2015 Ethan Strong Kirkland Lake Gold Miners
2013-2014 Tyler Jones Soo Thunderbirds
2012-2013 Adam Newkirk Blind River Beavers
2011-2012 Corey Jackson Soo Thunderbirds
2010-2011 Joel Gagnon Sudbury Kal Tire Jr.Wolves
2009-2010 Bronson Kovacs Soo Thunderbirds
2008-2009 Drew Otto Soo Thunderbirds
2007-2008 Ben Davey Soo Thunderbirds
2006-2007 Mitch Champagne Abitibi Eskimos
2005-2006 Quinn Waller North Bay Skyhawks
2004-2005 Quinn Waller North Bay Skyhawks
2003-2004 Bruce Winn North Bay Skyhawks
2002-2003 Bruce Winn North Bay Skyhawks
2001-2002 Jason Michelutti Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
2000-2001 Jeff Cochrane Soo Thunderbirds
1999-2000 Serge Dube Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
1998-1999 Troy Turyk Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
1997-1998 Serge Dube Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
1996-1997 Sheldon Cappadocia Sturgeon Falls Lynx
1995-1996 Derek Lahnalampi Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
1994-1995 Nicolas Cossette Rouyn-Noranda Capitales
1993-1994 Nicolas Cossette Rouyn-Noranda Capitales
1992-1993 Peter Johansson Timmins Golden Bears
1991-1992 George Wilson Powassan Hawks
1990-1991 Randy Koski Sudbury Cubs
1989-1990 Randy Koski Sudbury Cubs
1982-1989 N/A
1981-1982 Bill Mills Onaping Falls Huskies
1980-1981 Robin Chuipka Capreol Hawks
1979-1980 Robin Chuipka Capreol Hawks
1978-1979 Brian Gratton Rayside Balfour Canadians
1971-1972 John Flesch Sudbury Wolves
1970-1971 Gerry Egers Sudbury Wolves
1969-1970 Dave Fortier Chelmsford Canadians
1968-1969 Bill Slewidge Soo Greyhounds
1967-1968 Don McCulloch Espanola Eagles
1966-1967 Rich Pagnutti Garson-Falconbridge Native Sons
1965-1966 Ron Burman North Bay Trappers
1964-1965 Archie Orazietti Soo Greyhounds
1963-1964 Wayne McQuaig Sudbury Wolves