Checkers’ Jakaitis Named
Rbk Hockey Goalie Of The Week

PRINCETON, N.J. – Jeff Jakaitis of the Charlotte Checkers is the Rbk Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Oct. 17-19.

The 25-year-old netminder made 35 saves, including stopping the last 20 shots he faced, in a 3-1 win on Saturday at Florida.

The 5-foot-10 and 165-pound Jakaitis played as a rookie last season with Columbia where he was 12-14-6 with two shutouts, a goals-against average of 2.92 and a save percentage of .909 in 36 regular season games.

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