Jonathan Toews is now a 5 time recipient of the Manitoba Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association’s Male Athlete of the Year Award.
It is also the 3rd straight year he has won the award. The Chicago Blackhawks captain won his 3rd Stanley cup last season with 21 points in the playoffs.
Swimmer Chantal Van Landeghem is the winner of the female Athlete of the Year Award. She was a double gold medalist at last year’s Pan Am Games.
The Portage Terriers of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League won the Team of the Year Award after winning the 2015 RBC Cup.