Jim Piggott Memorial Trophy

The Jim Piggott Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the top rookie in the Western Hockey League.

The award is named after Jim Piggott who was the founder of the WHL's Saskatoon Blades, as well as one of the first presidents of the league.


2018–19Brayden TraceyMoose Jaw Warriors
2017–18Dylan CozensLethbridge Hurricanes
2016–17Aleksi HeponiemiSwift Current Broncos
2015–16Matthew PhillipsVictoria Royals
2014–15Nolan PatrickBrandon Wheat Kings
2013–14Nick MerkleyKelowna Rockets
2012–13Seth JonesPortland Winterhawks
2011–12Sam ReinhartKootenay Ice
2010–11Mathew DumbaRed Deer Rebels
2009–10Ryan Nugent-HopkinsRed Deer Rebels
2008–09Brett ConnollyPrince George Cougars
2007–08Brayden SchennBrandon Wheat Kings
2006–07Kyle BeachEverett Silvertips
2005–06Peter MuellerEverett Silvertips
2004–05Tyler PlanteBrandon Wheat Kings
2003–04Gilbert BruleVancouver Giants
2002–03Matt EllisonRed Deer Rebels
2001–02Braydon CoburnPortland Winter Hawks
2000–01Scottie UpshallKamloops Blazers
1999–00Dan BlackburnKootenay Ice
1998–99Pavel BrendlCalgary Hitmen
1997–98Marian HossaPortland Winter Hawks
1996–97Donavon NunweilerMoose Jaw Warriors
1995–96Chris PhillipsPrince Albert Raiders
1994–95Todd RobinsonPortland Winter Hawks
1993–94Wade ReddenBrandon Wheat Kings
1992–93Jeff FriesenRegina Pats
1991–92Ashley BuckbergerSwift Current Broncos
1990–91Donevan HextallPrince Albert Raiders
1989–90Petr NedvedSeattle Thunderbirds
1988–89Wes WalzLethbridge Hurricanes
1987–88Stu BarnesNew Westminster Bruins
1986–871(West) Dennis HollandPortland Winter Hawks
(East) Joe SakicSwift Current Broncos
1985–861(West-tie) Ron ShudraKamloops Blazers
(West-tie) Dave WaldiePortland Winter Hawks
(East) Neil BradyMedicine Hat Tigers
1984–85Mark MackayMoose Jaw Warriors
1983–84Cliff RonningNew Westminster Bruins
1982–83Dan HodgsonPrince Albert Raiders
1981–82Dale DerkatchRegina Pats
1980–81Dave MichaylukRegina Pats
1979–80Grant FuhrVictoria Cougars
1978–79Kelly KisioCalgary Wranglers
1977–78(tie) Keith BrownPortland Winter Hawks
(tie) John OgrodnickNew Westminster Bruins
1976–77Brian ProppBrandon Wheat Kings
1975–76Steve TambelliniLethbridge Hurricanes
1974–75Don MurdochMedicine Hat Tigers
1973–74Cam ConnorFlin Flon Bombers
1972–73Rick BlightBrandon Wheat Kings
1971–72Dennis SobchukRegina Pats
1970–71Stan WeirMedicine Hat Tigers
1969–70Gene CarrFlin Flon Bombers
1968–69Ron WilliamsEdmonton Oil Kings
1967–68Ron FairbrotherSaskatoon Blades
1966–67Ron GarwasiukRegina Pats
1The WHL handed out separate awards for the East and West divisions.

See also


  1. Watts, Jesse, ed. (2013). 2013–14 WHL Media Guide. Western Hockey League. p. 265.
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