Utah’s Lamoureux Named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender Of The Week

PRINCETON, N.J.- Jean-Philippe Lamoureux of the Utah Grizzlies is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Dec. 27-Jan. 2.        

 

The 26 year old was 2-0-0 with two shutouts, a goals against average of 0.00 and a save percentage of 1.000 in two starts against Victoria last week. Lamoureux made 23 saves in a 1-0 victory on Friday and turned aside 27 shots in a 2-0 win on Saturday.           

 

Lamoureux is 10-6-1 with three shutouts, a 2.44 goals-against average and a save percentage of .917 in 18 games with Utah this season. He has also appeared in two games with Abbotsford of the AHL going 1-0-1 with a 2.89 goals-against average and a save percentage of .895. 

 

In 2008-09 Lamoureux was named ECHL Goaltender of the Year with Alaska after going 33-16-2 with eight shutouts, a goals-against average of 2.29 and a .923 save percentage. He helped lead the Aces to the 2009 Kelly Cup Finals with a postseason record of 15-5, four shutouts, a 1.95 goals against average and a save percentage of .934.   

 

Last season, Lamoureux appeared in 31 games with Portland of the AHL where he went 14-12-2 with two shutouts, a goals-against average of 2.89 and a save percentage of .894. 

 

A native of Grand Forks, N.D., Lamoureux led the University of North Dakota to the 2008 Frozen Four with a record of 27-11-4, a goals against average of 1.75 and a .932 save percentage.

 

Runners Up: Josh Tordjman, Bakersfield (3-1-0, 2.20 GAA, .933 save pct.) and Jared DeMichiel, South Carolina (2-0-0, 1.00 GAA, .962 save pct.).

 

Also Nominated: Gerald Coleman (Alaska), Marco Cousineau (Elmira), Edward Pasquale (Gwinnett), Riley Gill (Kalamazoo), Joe Fallon (Las Vegas), Thomas McCollum (Toledo) and David Shantz (Victoria).

 

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