The Western Hockey League announces the First and Second Central Division All Star Teams for the 2023-24 season, with two Hitmen players named. Carter Yakemchuk is on the WHL Central Division First All Star Team, setting a new record for most goals in a single season by a Hitmen defenseman, while Oliver Tulk is on the WHL Central Division Second All Star Team, leading the team in points during his career best season. Yakemchuk scored 30 goals, 41 assists for 71 points, and Tulk registered 40 goals and 40 assists in 66 games. Tulk also led the team in power play goals with 13 and game-winning goals with 7.

By the Numbers
  • Carter Yakemchuk: 30 goals, 41 assists for 71 points
  • Oliver Tulk: 40 goals, 40 assists in 66 games
State of Play
  • Carter Yakemchuk named to WHL Central Division First All Star Team
  • Oliver Tulk named to WHL Central Division Second All Star Team
  • Yakemchuk sets new record for most goals in a single season by a Hitmen defenseman
  • Tulk leads the team in points, power play goals, and game-winning goals
Bottom Line

Yakemchuk and Tulk's outstanding performance has earned them recognition on the WHL Central Division All Star Teams, marking a significant achievement for the Hitmen players and reinforcing their contributions to the team's success.