Player of the Year

F Ryan Sheppard

Forest Park, Senior

* Led Northern Virginia Scholastic Hockey League runners-up with 13 goals and eight assists in league play, 21 goals and 13 assists overall.

* All-NVSHL second-team selection notched hat tricks against Osbourn Park and Ireton.

Coach of the Year

Andy Hawthorne

Forest Park

* First-year coach guided Bruins to an 18-4-2 record and a berth in the NVSHL championship game.

* Bruins scored in final minute to earn 2-2 tie with traditional power Georgetown Prep, one of several tough non-NVSHL opponents scheduled by Hawthorne.

First Team

G Brandon Brennan, Osbourn Park, Jr. -- Repeat All-Extra improved as he faced more shots and finished with a 1.8 goals against average.

D Rob Dodson, Forest Park, Jr. -- Sturdy man-to-man defender was named second-team all-NVSHL. Scored seven goals and had 19 assists.

C Nick Olson, Osbourn Park, Sr. -- Team captain played in only nine regular season games because of a knee injury but finished with 10 goals and 6 assists.

F Ryan Shepard, Osbourn, Soph. -- Led Prince William area in scoring with 18 goals and 16 assists and scored twice in the Eagles' lone playoff game.

D Matt Thomson, Osbourn, Jr. -- Crossed into offensive zone to collect 17 assists, including three in playoff game against eventual NVSHL champion Stone Bridge.

Honorable Mention

Pascal Borner, Hylton, Soph.; Phillipe Borner, Hylton, Fr.; Robert Bushman, Forest Park, Soph.; Eric Byerly, Osbourn Park, Soph.; Nathan Eldredge, Osbourn, Soph.; Alan Gwizdowski, Stonewall Jackson, Soph.; Shiloh Noone, Hylton, Jr.; Mike Pighini, Hylton, Soph.; Jimmy Pope, Forest Park, Soph.; Steven Sherman, Forest Park, Sr.; Mike Whelan, Woodbridge/Potomac, Sr.

Kneeling, from left: Ryan Shepard, Osbourn; Brandon Brennan, Osbourn Park; Coach Andy Hawthorne, Forest Park. Standing, from left: Ryan Sheppard, Forest Park; Rob Dodson, Forest Park; Matt Thomson, Osbourn; Nick Olson, Osbourn Park.Ryan Sheppard, Forest Park; Coach Andy Hawthorne, Forest Park.