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Dumont Named CHL Player Of The Week

December 7, 2009 - Central Hockey League (CHL) - Mississippi RiverKings News Release

(Southaven, MS) --- The Central Hockey League (CHL) today announced that Mississippi RiverKings forward Louis Dumont has been named the league's Player of the Week. The honor covers the CHL games played for the week ending Sunday, December 7th.

Dumont earned seven points in two RiverKings' victories this weekend. The veteran forward from Calgary, Alberta, Canada scored four goals in the third period of Friday's 6-3 victory over the Colorado Eagles in Southaven, and added three assists in Sunday's 4-2 home victory over Missouri.

The four-goal feat was the first time since last February that a RiverKings' player had tallied four goals in one period of play, when Darrell Stoddard did it against Wichita.

Dumont also became the first CHL player for score four goals in a game this season.

The 5-foot-10, 180 veteran forward became the third Mississippi player to score at least three goals in a contest this season for the RiverKings, now 11-9-2 going into a home-and-home weekend series that begins December 11th at Bossier-Shreveport and continues against the Mudbugs on Saturday, December 12th at 7:05 PM.

For the season, Dumont is tied with Ryan Held for the team lead in points with 23. He is second in goals scored (9) and leads the RiverKings in assists (14).

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