Crandall named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week


Aaron Crandall of the Colorado Eagles is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for March 2-8.


Crandall went 3-0-0 with one shutout, a 1.96 goals-against average and a save percentage of .930 last week as the Eagles swept a three-game series against Bakersfield.


The 24-year-old made 18 saves in a 6-5 overtime win on Wednesday, stopped all 29 shots he faced in a 4-0 victory on Friday and had 33 saves in a 3-1 win on Saturday.


A native of Lakeville, Minn., Crandall is 3-0-0 in four appearances with Colorado this season and overall in 16 games with the Eagles, Alaska and Bakersfield he is 6-5-4 with two shutouts, a 2.87 goals-against average and a save percentage of .904.


Prior to turning pro, he played four seasons at the University of Minnesota-Duluth posting a career record of 30-23-6 with five shutouts, a 2.83 goals-against average and a save percentage of .895.


Runners Up: Andy Iles, Florida (3-0-0, 2.00 GAA, .930 save pct.), Henri Kiviaho, Idaho (2-0-0, 1.50 GAA, .938 save pct.) and Jeff Jakaitis, South Carolina (2-0-0, 0.42 GAA, .985 save pct.).


Also Nominated: Troy Redmann (Alaska), Roman Will (Fort Wayne), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Josh Robinson (Missouri), Maxime Clermont (Orlando), Parker Milner (Quad City), Cody Reichard (Stockton), Jeff Lerg (Toledo), Igor Bobkov (Utah) and Franky Palazzese (Wheeling).




Oct. 17-19 Joe Cannata Ontario Reign
Oct. 20-26 Jeff Malcolm Greenville Road Warriors
Oct. 27-Nov. 2 Allen York Florida Everblades
Nov. 3-9 Joel Martin Kalamazoo Wings
Nov. 10-16 Riley Gill Allen Americans
Nov. 17-23 Shane Owen Stockton Thunder
Nov. 24-30 Trevor Cann Brampton Beast
Dec. 1-7 Jeff Jakaitis South Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 8-14 Joel Martin Kalamazoo Wings
Dec. 15-21 Jason Missiaen Greenville Road Warriors
Dec. 22-28 Sam Brittain Cincinnati Cyclones
Dec. 29-Jan. 4 Olivier Roy Idaho Steelheads
Jan. 5-11 Roman Will Fort Wayne Komets
Jan. 12-18 Ryan Faragher Utah Grizzlies
Jan. 19-25 Mac Carruth Indy Fuel
Jan. 26-Feb. 1 Connor Knapp Reading Royals
Feb. 2-8 Garret Sparks Orlando Solar Bears
Feb. 9-15 Adam Morrison South Carolina Stingrays
Feb. 16-22 Igor Bobkov Utah Grizzlies
Feb. 23-March 1 Troy Redmann Alaska Aces