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).




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