Gill named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week


PRINCETON, N.J. – Riley Gill of the Reading Royals is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for March 11-17.


The 28-year-old went 3-0-0 with one shutout, a 1.00 goals-against average and a .969 save percentage in three appearances last week.


Gill made 27 saves in a 7-1 win against Wheeling on Wednesday, turned aside all 34 shots he faced in a 2-0 victory over Elmira on Friday and stopped 32 shots in a 3-2 win against Cincinnati on Saturday.


A native of Northfield, Minn., Gill is 7-2-0 with two shutouts, a 1.34 goals-against average and a save percentage of .950 in nine games with the Royals this season. He has allowed two goals or less in eight of his nine appearances.


Gill has appeared in 80 career ECHL games with Reading, Kalamazoo and Victoria posting an overall record of 45-24-9 with seven shutouts, a 2.70 goals-against average and a save percentage of .912.


Runners Up: Adam Brown, Colorado (2-0-1, 1.01 GAA, .964 save pct.), Connor Knapp, Greenville (2-0-0, 1.92 GAA, .948 save pct.) and Josh Robinson, Idaho (3-0-0, 1.99 GAA, .944 save pct).  


Also Nominated: Brian Stewart (Bakersfield), James Reid (Evansville), Louis Domingue (Gwinnett), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Mitch O’Keefe (Las Vegas), Troy Redmann (Ontario), Olivier Roy (Stockton), Ryan Zapolski (South Carolina), Kent Simpson (Toledo) and Ben Meisner (Utah).



Oct. 12-14 Marc CheverieElmira Jackals
Oct. 15-21Josh RobinsonIdaho Steelheads
Oct. 22-28Mike LeeGwinnett Gladiators
Oct. 29-Nov. 4Chris CarrozziOntario Reign
Nov. 5-11Mike LeeGwinnett Gladiators
Nov. 12-18 Philipp GrubauerReading Royals
Nov. 19-25Thomas HeemskerkSan Francisco Bulls
Nov. 26-Dec. 2Ryan ZapolskiSouth Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 3-9Cody ReichardStockton Thunder
Dec. 10-16Nathan LieuwenGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 17-23Peter DelmasWheeling Nailers
Dec. 24-30Ryan ZapolskiSouth Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 31-Jan. 6Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Jan. 7-13Pat NagleFlorida Everblades
Jan. 14-20John CurryOrlando Solar Bears
Jan. 21-27Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Jan. 28-Feb. 3Kent SimpsonToledo Walleye
Feb. 4-10Joe FallonLas Vegas Wranglers
Feb. 11-17Brian StewartBakersfield Condors
Feb. 18-24Ryan ZapolskiSouth Carolina Stingrays
Feb. 25-March 3Michael HouserCincinnati Cyclones
March 4-10Peter DelmasWheeling Nailers