Bailey native, Rampage, Littleton grad Smith picks up weekly USPHL honors
The USPHL has announced that Decatur Blaze forward Walker Smith is the Midwest East Division Forward of the Week.
Smith, a 2002 birth year from Bailey, was responsible for six of the Blaze’s eight goals over the weekend, including getting in on all four in a loss to the Metro Jets Development Program.
He started with a goal and an assist in a close 4-3 loss to the Chicago Cougars. Two games later, he put together a natural hat trick and added an assist against the MJDP.
Smith, who had 61 points (30 goals, 31 assists) in 38 games for the Blaze in 2019-20, now has 14 points (10 goals, four assists) in 13 games this season.
During his youth hockey career back home, Smith played for the Colorado Rampage and Littleton Hawks.
(December 9, 2021)