PRINCETON, N.J. – Augusta center Jamie Johnson is the In Glas Co ECHL Player of the Week for February 14-20.
The 23-year-old Johnson scored two goals and added four assists while helping the Lynx go 2-0-0. He had an assist and was +1 in Augusta’s 3-0 win over Greenville on Thursday. The 5-10 and 185-pound center then tied his career game highs with two goals, including the game-winner, and three assists for a career-best five points in a 6-2 win over Pee Dee on Friday.
Johnson, who has 12 multiple-point games, leads Augusta and ranks second in the ECHL with 41 assists while his 57 points are also a team best and rank fourth in the league. He is tied for the Lynx team lead with 16 goals and ranks second on the team in power-play assists (20), power-play points (22) and game-winning goals (3).
Johnson has scored nine points (2g-7a) in his last three games and has scored a point in 11 of his last 12 contests and 41 of 50 games on the season. His 57 points in 50 games equals the number of points he totaled in his rookie season with Louisiana in 2003-04.