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Leroux crowned NOJHL scoring champion for 2012-13 season

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Release Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Leroux crowned NOJHL scoring champion for 2012-13 season

SUDBURY — The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League announced Wednesday the confirmation of Sudbury Nickel Barons forward Sebastien Leroux being crowned the winner of the Jimmy Connors Memorial Award, which goes annually to the NOJHL scoring champion.

A first team NOJHL all-star team award recipient at right wing, Leroux was an offensive force for the Nickel Barons all season leading both Sudbury and the NOJHL in total points with 82. He also led the league in point-per-game average at 1.86.

This marks the second consecutive season and sixth in the past decade a Sudbury player has finished the regular season as the leading overall point producer.

The following is the all-time list of NOJHL season-by-season scoring champions:

LEADING SCORER       PTS SEASON TEAM
Sebastien Leroux           82    2012-13   Sudbury Nickel Barons
Jordan Carroll               136    2011-12  Sudbury Cubs
Andre Leclair                  95     2010-11 Temiscaming Royals
Felix Boutin                    99      2009-10 Abitibi Eskimos
Dustin Fummerton         83      2008-09 North Bay Skyhawks
Scott Restoule               85      2007-08 Sudbury Jr. Wolves
Scott Restoule               80      2006-07 Sudbury Jr. Wolves
Brian McGarry              109     2005-06 Sudbury Northern Wolves
Thomas Laplante          80      2004-05 Blind River Beavers
Brian McGarry           86      2003-04 Sudbury Northern Wolves
Matt Tremblay#            86       2003-04 Abitibi Eskimos
Jeff Rainville                110     2002-03 Soo Thunderbirds
Mike Vaillancourt         118     2001-02 Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
Ryan Corcoran            86       2000-01 Soo Thunderbirds
Mike Corneau              95      1999-2000 Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
Marc Bouffard              82      1998-99 Sturgeon Falls Lynx
Matt Falcioni                83      1997-98 Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
Darryl Moxam             100     1996-97 Rayside Balfour Sabrecats
Jeff Boulanger             82       1995-96 Sturgeon Falls Lynx
Andrew Bain               105      1994-95 Timmins Golden Bears
Jean-Guy Trudel          94       1993-94 Rouyn-Noranda Capitales
Derek McNair             115       1992-93 Timmins Golden Bears
Jon Stos                      173      1991-92 Rayside Balfour Canadians
Willie McGarvey          80        1990-91 Sudbury Cubs
Shawn Dubois            95         1989-90 Sudbury Cubs
Shawn Dubois            122       1988-89 Elliot Lake Vikings
Todd Vaillancourt        122      1987-88 Rayside Balfour Canadians
Lyle Wildgoose           110       1986-87 Nickel Centre Power Trains
Alain Cormier           116       1985-86 Rayside Balfour Canadians
Andy Cluett#               116       1985-86 Onaping Falls Huskies
Jasmin Breton             131      1984-85 Rayside Balfour Canadians
Denis Castonguay       196      1983-84 Rayside Balfour Canadians
Denis Castonguay       143      1982-83 Rayside Balfour Canadians
Larry Wasylishyn         110      1981-82 Elliot Lake Vikings
Brian Oikle                   110      1980-81 Onaping Falls Huskies
Perry Cuomo               119       1979-80 Onaping Falls Huskies
Tim Boyer                     110     1978-79 Nickel Centre Native Sons
No League                    N/A     1977-78 N/L
No League                    N/A     1976-77 N/L
No League                    N/A     1975-76 N/L
No League                    N/A     1974-75 N/L
No League                    N/A     1973-74 N/L
No League                    N/A     1972-73 N/L
Mike Zuke                     96       1971-72 Soo Greyhounds
Al Blanchard#               113     1970-71 Sudbury Wolves
Al Hamill#                     113     1970-71 Sudbury Wolves
Ed Bumbacco               119     1969-70 Soo Greyhounds
Ron Guzzo                    96       1968-69 Soo Greyhounds
Lloyd Bentley                71       1967-68 Soo Greyhounds
Bob Tombari                 122    1966-67 Soo Greyhounds
Marty Reynolds             98      1965-66 North Bay Trappers
Marty Reynolds            113     1964-65 North Bay Trappers
Bob Leduc                    95       1963-64 Sudbury Wolves
Ron Allain                     77       1962-63 Espanola Eagles
   
# – Co-League Scoring Champion