Jets prospect Adam Lowry named WHL Player of the Year
The Winnipeg Jets are proud to announce that forward Adam Lowry was named WHL Player of the Year for the 2012-13 season. Lowry was drafted by the Winnipeg Jets in the third round, 67th overall, in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft,
Lowry, 20, played in 72 games with the Swift Current Broncos of the WHL this season. In that time, the Calgary, AB. native led his team with 88 points, 45 goals and 43 assists. His 88 points was 12th on the WHL scoring leaderboard and he held the league record for regular season point scoring streak at eight games (13G, 5A). He played in five playoff games with the Broncos for a team-leading five points (3G, 2A) and four penalty minutes before the team was eliminated by the Calgary Hitmen in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Quarter-Finals. Lowry has played in 235 career WHL games over four seasons with Swift Current for 204 career points (90G, 114A) and 333 career penalty minutes.
He also played in nine games with the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League this season collecting one assist and signed a contract with the Jets on April 16, 2013.
Born Mar 29 1993 -- Calgary, ALTA
Height 6.05 -- Weight 201 -- Shoots L
Selected by Winnipeg Jets round 3 #67 overall 2011 NHL Entry Draft