Owen named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week


Shane Owen of the Stockton Thunder is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for the week of Nov. 17-23.

Owen went 2-0-0 with a 1.50 goals-against average and a save percentage of .956 in two appearances last week.

The 23-year-old stopped 29 shots in a 3-2 win at Bakersfield on Thursday and made 36 saves in a 4-1 victory against the Condors on Sunday.

A native of Shanty Bay, Ontario, Owen is 5-6-0 in 12 appearances with the Thunder this season and leads the league with 375 saves while ranking fifth with 684 minutes played.

Owen has appeared in 72 career ECHL games with Stockton, Utah, Alaska, Florida and South Carolina posting an overall record of 26-28-10 with two shutouts, a 3.22 goals-against average and a save percentage of .899.

Prior to turning pro, he played two seasons with Moncton of the QMJHL, leading the team to the 2010 Memorial Cup Finals.

Runners Up: Riley Gill, Allen (2-0-0, 1.20 GAA, .959 save pct), Rob Madore, Cincinnati (2-0-0, 1.50 GAA, .941 save pct.) and Ryan Faragher, Utah (2-1-0, 1.01 GAA, .960 save pct.).

Also Nominated: Grant Rollheiser (Brampton), Chris Driedger (Evansville), Allen York (Florida), Pat Nagle (Fort Wayne), Mark Guggenberger (Gwinnett), Henri Kiviaho (Idaho), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Joe Cannata (Ontario), Kent Patterson (Orlando), Martin Ouellette (Reading) and Jeff Lerg (Toledo).

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