Shoeless Joe’s Millcroft
Bulldogs of the Month Award
Congratulations to Michael Ryder for being named the Shoeless
Joe's Millcroft Hamilton Bulldog of the Month for March.
The six-foot one-inch, 195-pound right winger has been the
Hamilton Bulldogs monthly scoring leader since January,
and currently leads the club in scoring.
has been heavily involved in Bulldogs community work. On
March 2, he was the host of the Fun Zone following the game
with the Manitoba Moose. He also participated in the formal
"Dogs Night Out Dinner" and the "Bulldogs
Season Ticket Holders Skate" where he met with fans
and signed autographs.
The Bulldog of the Month Award has no restrictions; it
can go to any member of the organization from player to
bench staff, game day personnel to members of the club's
The 22-year-old native of St. John's, Newfoundland was
the ninth choice of the Montreal Canadiens, 216th overall
in the 1998 National Hockey League entry Draft.
For being named Bulldog of the Month,
Michael will receive a Shoeless Joe's Millcroft Wind Shirt
and $25.00 gift certificate.