NAHL announces Bauer Divisional Stars of the Week
South Division Star of the Week: Frankie Melton, forward, Shreveport Mudbugs
Shreveport Mudbugs forward Frankie Melton, 19, had an explosive home debut for the Mudbugs as the 5’8/170 lbs. native of St. Louis, MO, totaled four points in two games as the Mudbugs took three of four points in their series against the Lone Star Brahmas. Melton had three goals and an assist in the two games, which included two goals in Friday’s 5-4 shootout loss. Melton leads the Mudbugs in scoring so far this season with 10 points in 6 games played. “Frankie is a very talented player who has worked very hard to accomplish his position on the team. His success comes from his high level of competitiveness and his perseverance,” said Mudbugs head coach Karlis Zirnis.