In a week filled with impressive performances, Chicago Cougars Premier forward T.J. Haas has emerged as the Midwest East Division Player of the Week for the period of November 8th to 13th, 2023. The Hartland, Wis., native showcased his veteran prowess on the ice, playing a pivotal role in securing a three-point weekend for the Cougars.
In a hard-fought 3-2 shootout loss, Haas demonstrated his playmaking abilities by registering a crucial assist and adding one of the two shootout goals for the Cougars. His skill and composure under pressure were on full display, setting the tone for what would be a memorable week.
The following game saw Haas elevate his game to new heights, netting the shorthanded goal that ultimately proved to be the game-winner in the 5-3 victory over Battle Creek. This standout performance not only secured the win for Chicago but also highlighted Haas' ability to make a significant impact in critical moments.
Haas' dedication and consistency throughout his Premier career have been nothing short of remarkable. With a total of 52 career goals and 124 points in 130 regular-season games dating back to the 2020-21 season, Haas has solidified himself as a key contributor to the Cougars' success.
Haas' impressive offensive contributions, combined with his defensive prowess, have undoubtedly played a crucial role in the Chicago Cougars' success. As T.J. Haas continues to be a driving force for the team, the Cougars can look forward to more stellar performances on the ice. Congratulations to T.J. Haas on being named the Midwest East Division Player of the Week!