Support Fort St John News

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – This week’s Huskies Player of the Week is #25 Forward Nils Nemec.

Each week, a different player from the Huskies will be interviewed.

As part of a weekly feature, Nils was met at the rink to talk about himself and his team effort.

Nils Nemec Facts:

  • Age: 18
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 195 lbs.
  • Shoots: Left
  • Hometown: Velbert, Germany
  • How long have you been with the Huskies?

Nils: “I’ve been playing for two months. I did the tryouts and I had to wait before I could play because of all the paperwork and stuff like that.”

  • What position do you play?

Nils: “Left-wing”

  • How would you describe your style of play?

Nils: “I’d say I’m a fast player. I try to go as many times as possible to the goal, shoot the puck, and, yeah, try to use my speed.”

  • What is your favourite moment so far with the Huskies?

Nils: “I think the win against Dawson because it’s always a wild game. So, it’s always a good moment for us.”

  • Who’s your favourite hockey team?

Nils: “The Edmonton Oilers.”

  • Who is your Favourite hockey player?

Nils: “Leon Draisaitl, because he’s a big guy for German hockey.”

  • What kind of music do you listen to?

Nils: “I listen to all kinds, it just depends on the mood that I am in.”

  • What’s your favourite food?

Nils: “Pizza or pasta, stuff like that.”

  • What do you hope for the future, in terms of this season?

Nils: “I hope we can keep it up, win the last important games, win our league and be as good as possible at the Provincials. We have a strong team this year, and, maybe, we could do something this year, that’s our goal for sure.”

Report an error

Read our guiding principles

Thanks for reading!

Energeticcity.ca is the voice of the Peace, bringing issues that matter to the forefront with independent journalism. Our job is to share the unique values of the Peace region with the rest of B.C. and make sure those in power hear us. From your kids’ lemonade stand to natural resource projects, we cover it – but we need your support. Give $10 a month to Energeticcity.ca today and be the reason we can cover the next story. 

More stories you might like