Alaska’s Reid named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week

PRINCETON, N.J. – James Reid of the Alaska Aces is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for March 12-19.

 

The 21-year-old was 2-0-0 with a 1.00 goals-against average and a save percentage of .949 in two appearances for the Aces last week.

 

Reid opened the week with 16 saves in a 4-1 win at Colorado on Wednesday and followed that up with 21 saves in a 5-1 win against the Eagles on Saturday, helping the Aces to clinch their sixth division title in nine ECHL seasons.

 

A native of Calgary, Alberta, Reid has appeared in seven games with Alaska, going 5-1-1 with a 1.56 goals-against average and a save percentage of .931. He has held the opposition to one goal in five of his seven starts, and has allowed more than two goals just once.

 

Under contract to Lake Erie of the American Hockey League, Reid has also appeared in five games with the Monsters this season, and saw action in three games with Allen of the Central Hockey League.

 

Prior to turning pro, Reid appeared in 128 games over three seasons with Spokane of the Western Hockey League posting a record of 85-30-9 with 13 shutouts, a goals-against average of 2.34 and a .917 save percentage.

 

Runners Up: Jason Missiaen, Greenville (2-0-0, 1.44 GAA, .961 save pct.), Riley Gill, Kalamazoo (2-1-1, 1.71 GAA, .933 save pct.) and Jean-Francois Berube, Ontario (2-1-0, 1.64 GAA, .944 save pct.).

           

Also Nominated: Bryan Pitton (Bakersfield), Rob Madore (Chicago), Brian Stewart (Elmira), John Muse (Florida), Jerry Kuhn (Idaho), Mark Owuya (Reading), Billy Sauer (South Carolina) and Alec Richards (Toledo).

 

PREVIOUS WINNERS


WEEK WINNER TEAM
Oct. 14-16 Gerald ColemanAlaska Aces
   
Oct. 17-23Gerald ColemanAlaska Aces
   
Oct. 24-30Andrew EngelageUtah Grizzlies
   
Oct. 31-Nov. 6Philipp GrubauerSouth Carolina Stingrays
   
Nov. 7-13Nic RiopelGreenville Road Warriors
   
Nov. 14-20Olivier RoyStockton Thunder
   
Nov. 21-27Darcy KuemperOntario Reign
   
Nov. 28-Dec. 4Brian StewartElmira Jackals
   
Dec. 5-11Jason MissiaenGreenville Road Warriors
   
Dec. 12-18Jeff JakaitisGwinnett Gladiators
   
Dec. 19-25Jerry KuhnIdaho Steelheads
   
Dec. 26-Jan. 1
Jeff JakaitisGwinnett Gladiators
   
Jan. 2-8Olivier RoyStockton Thunder
   
Jan. 9-15Adam CourchaineAlaska Aces
   
Jan. 16-23Daren MachesneySouth Carolina Stingrays
   
Jan. 24-30Joe FallonLas Vegas Wranglers
   
Jan. 31-Feb. 5Peter DelmasWheeling Nailers
   
Feb. 6-12Alec RichardsToledo Walleye
   
Feb. 13-19Pat NagleFlorida Everblades
   
Feb. 20-26Adam CourchaineAlaska Aces
   
Feb. 27-March 4Jason MissiaenGreenville Road Warriors
   
March 5-11Ryan ZapolskiGwinnett Gladiators