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Noah Gilreath named NA3HL Defenseman of the Month

The Point Mallard Ducks put together a run in January that clinched them a post-season berth and were able to maintain their level of play thanks to the likes of defenseman Noah Gilreath. The 19-year-old dman from Grosse Ile, MI, had a great month as he played in all 12 games and recorded 13 points, along with a +7 rating. Gilreath managed a point in seven of the 12 games and had two goals and 11 assists. His month included a four-point games and three, two-point games. Gilreath (6’0/178) has 36 points to date, which not only leads all Point Mallard defensemen, but ranks tied for 2nd in the NA3HL among all defensemen. His 28 assists also ranks him tied for 2nd among NA3HL defensemen. Gilreath was selected to compete for the South Division team in the 2015 NA3HL Top Prospects Tournament. “Noah has loads of offensive talent and has develop into a very well-rounded player.  Noah is a strong skater, great puck mover, and competes extremely hard every time he touches the ice.  It has been a pleasure to coach Noah, he leads by example, he is always hungry to learn more and develop his game,” said Point Mallard head coach Craig Bushy.

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