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Morrison named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week


Adam Morrison of the South Carolina Stingrays is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Feb. 9-15.

 

Morrison went 3-0-0 with two shutouts, a 0.33 goals-against average and a .985 save percentage in three appearances last week as the Stingrays extended their winning streak to six games.

 

The 24-year-old made 30 saves in a 5-1 win at Greenville on Tuesday, stopped all 19 shots he faced in a 3-0 win against Gwinnett on Friday and recorded his second straight shutout with 17 saves in a 5-0 victory at Gwinnett on Saturday. He enters the week with a shutout streak of 122:51.

 

Under an NHL contract with the Boston Bruins, Morrison has appeared in 21 games for the Stingrays this season with a record of 13-5-2. He leads the league with a 1.88 goals-against average, is tied for the league lead with four shutouts and is tied for second with a .927 save percentage.

 

A native of White Rock, British Columbia Morrison has appeared in 47 career ECHL games with South Carolina and Utah posting an overall record of 22-17-6 with four shutouts, a 2.87 goals-against average and a save percentage of .905.

 

Prior to turning pro, he played four seasons in the Western Hockey League with Saskatoon and Vancouver. During the 2011-12 season, he went 35-16-3 in 55 games with Vancouver with a 2.75 goals-against average and a save percentage of .901.

                                   

Runners Up: Roman Will, Fort Wayne (2-0-0, 1.50 GAA, .968 save pct.) and Connor Knapp, Reading (1-0-1, 1.46 GAA, .947 save pct.).

 

Also Nominated: Andy Iles (Florida), Jack Campbell (Idaho), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Garret Sparks (Orlando), Parker Milner (Quad City), Kent Simpson (Stockton), Jeff Lerg (Toledo) and Igor Bobkov (Utah).

 

PREVIOUS WINNERS

 

WEEKPLAYERTEAM
   
Oct. 17-19Joe CannataOntario Reign
 
   
Oct. 20-26Jeff MalcolmGreenville Road Warriors
   
Oct. 27-Nov. 2Allen YorkFlorida Everblades
   
Nov. 3-9Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
   
Nov. 10-16Riley GillAllen Americans
   
Nov. 17-23Shane OwenStockton Thunder
   
Nov. 24-30Trevor CannBrampton Beast
   
Dec. 1-7Jeff JakaitisSouth Carolina Stingrays
   
Dec. 8-14Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
   
Dec. 15-21Jason MissiaenGreenville Road Warriors
   
Dec. 22-28Sam BrittainCincinnati Cyclones
   
Dec. 29-Jan. 4Olivier RoyIdaho Steelheads
   
Jan. 5-11Roman WillFort Wayne Komets
   
Jan. 12-18Ryan FaragherUtah Grizzlies
   
Jan. 19-25Mac CarruthIndy Fuel
   
Jan. 26-Feb. 1Connor KnappReading Royals
   
Feb. 2-8Garret SparksOrlando Solar Bears