KENNEWICK -- The Western Hockey League named Tri-City Americans forward Adam Hughesman the WHL Player of the Week on Monday.
Hughesman picked up seven points, scoring one goal and six assists to go with a plus-4 rating, in two games over the opening weekend, helping the Americans to two wins.
On Saturday, Hughesman scored one goal and added two assists in helping the Ams defeat the Chiefs 4-1.
On Sunday, Hughesman picked up four assists in the Ams' 6-5 win over the Portland Winterhawks.
Hughesman, a 20-year-old from Winnipeg, is in his fifth full season with Americans. He enjoyed career highs in goals and points last season, finding the net 39 times, while collecting 81 points.