Mikey Eyssimont Named USHL Forward Of The Week
Mikey Eyssimont, F, Sioux Falls Stampede is the co-forward of the week. The 18-year-old recorded six points (2g, 4a) and posted a plus-eight rating as the Stampede won two of three games during the week. He set up the game-winning goal in Wednesday’s 3-0 win against the Des Moines Buccaneers. He then had two points (1g, 1a) in Friday’s 7-6 loss to the Tri-City Storm. Eyssimont closed out the week with three points (1g, 2a) and a game high plus-five rating in Saturday’s 7-0 win over the Lincoln Stars. The forward is currently riding a six-game point streak (5g, 5a), scoring goals in five of those contests and posting a plus-11 rating. He has produced 12 points (5g, 7a) in 13 games since being acquired by the Stampede last month. The native of Littleton, Colorado is a product of the Colorado Thunderbirds youth hockey program and is committed to play college hockey at St. Cloud State University.