Coquitlam Express forward and captain Ryan Rosenthal has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending April 6, the league announced Monday.
Rosenthal led the Express to a pair of wins over the Victoria Grizzlies in the round-robin semifinals that put Coquitlam into the Fred Page Cup Finals.
A native of Montvale, N.J., Rosenthal notched three goals and two assists in the pair of wins. He scored his team's first and third goals in a 6-3 home win on Tuesday and forced overtime Thursday on the road when he scored in the final minute of regulation.
The 6-foot-1, 195-pound forward was named 1st Star and FortisBC Energy Player of the Game in the win at home.
Honourable mentions this week:
Victoria Grizzlies F Gerry Fitzgerald: 2G, 2A, 3rd Star
Coquitlam Express D Marc Biega: 2G, 1A, OT GWG
Coquitlam Express G Gordie Defiel: 2W, 88 saves/94 shots, .936 sv%, 2.08 GAA