Ronan Lynch. (Courtesy Photo | Crow Fox Photography)

Ronan Lynch. (Courtesy Photo | Crow Fox Photography)

Player of the Week: Ronan Lynch

He’s got two hat tricks to his name.

Ronan Lynch is the Juneau Empire’s player of the week.

Lynch, a senior at Juneau-Douglas High School, recorded his second hat trick in three games in Saturday’s 8-1 win over Houston. Lynch previously scored three goals in the Crimson Bears’ 9-0 win over Palmer on Saturday, Nov. 17.

JDHS hits the road next Wednesday for four games on the Kenai Peninsula. The Crimson Bears play Kenai Central on Wednesday and Friday at 7 p.m. at the Kenai Multi-Purpose Ice Facility, and Soldotna Thursday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and 1:15 p.m., respectively, at the Soldotna Sports Center.

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