Battochio named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week

PRINCETON, N.J. – Danny Battochio of the Rapid City Rush is the
CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Feb. 15-21.

The 30-year-old went 3-0-0 with one shutout, a 0.94 goals-against average and a save percentage of .965 in last week’s action.

Battochio stopped all 24 shots he faced in a 2-0 win at Idaho on Wednesday, made 22 saves in a 3-2 victory over Alaska on Friday and had 33 saves in a 3-1 win against the Aces on Sunday.

A native of Lively, Ontario, Battochio has appeared in 35 games for the Rush this season going 16-14-3 with two shutouts, a 2.66 goals-against average and a save percentage of .915.

Battochio has seen action in 241 career games with the Rush posting an overall record of 127-75-20 with 13 shutouts, a 2.58 goals-against average and a save percentage of .913.

Runners Up: Drew Fielding, Adirondack (1-0-1, 0.96 GAA, .979 save pct.), Matt Ginn, Atlanta (2-0-0, 0.97 GAA, .961 save pct.) and Franky Palazzese, Wheeling (3-0-0, 1.33 GAA, .949 save pct.).

Also Nominated: Pat Nagle (Fort Wayne), Branden Komm (Idaho), Nic Riopel (Norfolk), Vitek Vanecek (South Carolina), Jake Paterson (Toledo) and Mark Owuya (Utah).



Oct. 16-18 Josh Robinson Missouri Mavericks
Oct. 19-25 Adam Morrison Greenville Swamp Rabbits
Oct. 26-Nov. 1 Joel Martin Kalamazoo Wings
Nov. 2-8 Ryan Faragher Utah Grizzlies
Nov. 9-15 Vitek Vanecek South Carolina Stingrays
Nov. 16-22 Steve Michalek Quad City Mallards
Nov. 23-29 Marek Langhamer Rapid City Rush
Nov. 30-Dec. 6 Ty Rimmer Norfolk Admirals
Dec. 7-13 Eric Levine Colorado Eagles
Dec. 14-20 Jeff Lerg Toledo Walleye
Dec. 21-27 Branden Komm South Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 28-Jan. 3 Pat Nagle Fort Wayne Komets
Jan. 4-10 Shane Owen Indy Fuel
Jan. 11-17 Kent Simpson Adirondack Thunder
Jan. 18-24 Jack Campbell Idaho Steelheads
Jan. 25-31 Jake Paterson Toledo Walleye
Feb. 1-7 Pat Nagle Fort Wayne Komets
Feb. 8-14 Jack Campbell Idaho Steelheads