Anderson named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week


Brandon Anderson of the Reading Royals is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for the week of Feb. 24-March 2. He also won the award for the week ending Jan. 12.


Anderson went 2-0-0 with one shutout, a 0.50 goals-against average and a save percentage of .985 in two appearances last week.


The 21-year-old turned aside 32 shots in a 4-1 win against Elmira on Friday and stopped all 33 shots he faced in a 4-0 victory against South Carolina on Saturday.


A native of Langley, British Columbia, Anderson has appeared in 27 games with the Royals this season going 17-8-1 with three shutouts while ranking seventh in the league with a 2.33 goals-against average and 14th with a .911 save percentage.


Under contract to the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League, Anderson is 25-14-2 with five shutouts, a 2.65 goals-against average and a save percentage of .898 in 43 career appearances with Reading.


Prior to turning pro, Anderson saw action in 138 games in the Western Hockey League with Brandon and Lethbridge.  


Runners Up: Jason Missiaen, Greenville (3-0-0, 2.00 GAA, .941 save pct.) and Ben Meisner, Fort Wayne (1-1-0, 1.50 GAA, .947 save pct.).


Also Nominated: Laurent Brossoit (Bakersfield), Pat Nagle (Idaho), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Cody Reichard (Orlando), Allen York (South Carolina), Parker Milner (Stockton), Jared Coreau (Toledo) and Aaron Dell (Utah).




Oct. 18-20Jeff JakaitisSouth Carolina Stingrays
Oct. 21-27Mike ClementeEvansville IceMen
Oct. 28-Nov. 3Laurent BrossoitAlaska Aces
Nov. 4-10John CurryOrlando Solar Bears
Nov. 11-17Michael HutchinsonOntario Reign
Nov. 18-24Brian FosterStockton Thunder
Nov. 25-Dec. 1Mike CondonWheeling Nailers
Dec. 2-8Olivier RoyAlaska Aces
Dec. 9-15Trevor CannFlorida Everblades
Dec. 16-22Connor KnappGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 23-29Laurent BrossoitBakersfield Condors
Dec. 30-Jan. 5Michael HutchinsonOntario Reign
Jan. 6-12Brandon AndersonReading Royals
Jan. 13-19Laurent BrossoitBakersfield Condors
Jan. 20-26Aaron DellUtah Grizzlies
Jan. 27-Feb. 2Igor BobkovUtah Grizzlies
Feb. 3-9Pat NagleIdaho Steelheads
Feb. 10-16Jason MissiaenGreenville Road Warriors
Feb. 17-23Ben MeisnerFort Wayne Komets