Fergus Falls junior forward Shane Zierden of the Otter boys’ hockey team is the Olson Oil Company Athlete of the Week.
Zierden helped the Otters to 3 wins last week, beginning with a 4-0 win at Willmar on Monday night where Zierden got the scoring started with a shorthanded goal and also picked up an assist.
In the Otters 8-0 home ice victory over Willmar on Tuesday night, Zierden broke loose for 2 goals and a playmaker (3 assists), for a 5 point night.
The final game of the week was a 7-3 win over Wadena-Deer Creek on Saturday afternoon. Zierden assisted on a pair of goals in that game, giving him a total of 3 goals and 6 assists for the week.