Brit Watch: Prolific month fires Shields up the standings

Colin Shields has jumped up to second place in the British players points standings after an impressive few weeks in the Elite League.

The Belfast Giants forward scored six goals with 11 assists in 14 games to move just two points behind Sheffield Steelers star Ben O’Connor.

Cardiff Devils defender Mark Richardson drops one place into third, with forwards Robert Dowd (Sheffield) and Robert Farmer (Nottingham Panthers) rounding off the top five.

Braehead Clan forward Craig Peacock is sixth, while Ross Venus (Coventry Blaze), Robert Lachowicz (Nottingham) and Matt Haywood fill the next three places.

Five players are tied for tenth place, including Manchester Storm forward Jack Prince and Dundee Stars defender Craig Moore.

PLAYER TEAM PL GLS ASS PTS
Ben O’Connor D SHE 33 7 21 28
Colin Shields F BEL 39 13 13 26
Mark Richardson D CAR 38 6 16 22
Robert Dowd F SHE 35 9 12 21
Robert Farmer F NOT 35 6 15 21
Craig Peacock F BRA 40 8 9 17
Ross Venus F COV 37 5 10 15
Robert Lachowicz F NOT 36 1 13 14
Matt Haywood F BRA 39 4 8 12
Jack Prince F MAN 35 5 6 11
Matthew Myers F CAR 37 5 6 11
Steve Lee D NOT 28 2 9 11
Mark Garside F BEL 39 2 9 11
Craig Moore D DUN 38 2 9 11

(Image permission: Press Eye)

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