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Meisner named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week

 

Ben Meisner of the Fort Wayne Komets is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for the week of Feb. 17-23.

 

Meisner went 2-0-0 with a 1.92 goals-against average and a save percentage of .931 in two appearances last week.

 

The 23-year-old made 22 saves, and stopped all four shootout attempts, in a 4-3 shootout win at Florida on Friday and stopped 32 shots in a 3-1 victory against the Everblades on Saturday.

 

A native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Meisner has won his last four starts, and is 9-2-2 since joining the Komets in a trade with Utah on Dec. 26. Overall this season in 26 games he is 11-10-2 with two shutouts and ranks eighth in the ECHL with a 2.41 goals-against average and is 12th with a .914 save percentage.

 

Meisner made his pro debut with Utah last season, posting a 3-1-4 record in eight regular-season games with a 2.63 goals-against average and a .919 save percentage. Prior to turning pro, he played four seasons at America International College appearing in 114 games.

           

Runners Up: Laurent Brossoit, Bakersfield (2-0-0, 0.50 GAA, .980 save pct.) and Mike Condon, Wheeling (2-0-0, 1.00 GAA, .964 save pct.).

           

Also Nominated: Alex Kangas (Alaska), Jason Missiaen (Greenville), Pat Nagle (Idaho), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Jussi Olkinuora (Ontario), Cody Reichard (Orlando), Max Strang (South Carolina), Jared Coreau (Toledo) and Igor Bobkov (Utah).

 

PREVIOUS WINNERS

 

WEEK PLAYER TEAM
     
Oct. 18-20 Jeff Jakaitis South Carolina Stingrays
     
Oct. 21-27 Mike Clemente Evansville IceMen
     
Oct. 28-Nov. 3 Laurent Brossoit Alaska Aces
     
Nov. 4-10 John Curry Orlando Solar Bears
     
Nov. 11-17 Michael Hutchinson Ontario Reign
     
Nov. 18-24 Brian Foster Stockton Thunder
     
Nov. 25-Dec. 1 Mike Condon Wheeling Nailers
     
Dec. 2-8 Olivier Roy Alaska Aces
     
Dec. 9-15 Trevor Cann Florida Everblades
     
Dec. 16-22 Connor Knapp Greenville Road Warriors
     
Dec. 23-29 Laurent Brossoit Bakersfield Condors
     
Dec. 30-Jan. 5 Michael Hutchinson Ontario Reign
     
Jan. 6-12 Brandon Anderson Reading Royals
     
Jan. 13-19 Laurent Brossoit Bakersfield Condors
     
Jan. 20-26 Aaron Dell Utah Grizzlies
     
Jan. 27-Feb. 2 Igor Bobkov Utah Grizzlies
     
Feb. 3-9 Pat Nagle Idaho Steelheads
     
Feb. 10-16 Jason Missiaen Greenville Road Warriors