Delmas named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week


PRINCETON, N.J. – Peter Delmas of the Wheeling Nailers is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for March 4-10. It is the second time this season, and the fourth time in his career, that Delmas has won the weekly honor.


The 23-year-old went 2-0-1 with a 1.30 goals-against average and a save percentage of .957 in three appearances last week as the Nailers improved to 4-0-2 in their last six games.


Delmas made 37 saves in a 2-1 shootout loss against Elmira on Wednesday, stopped 20 shots in a 5-2 win at Trenton on Friday and made 33 saves in a 3-1 victory at Reading on Saturday.


A native of Bedford, Nova Scotia, Delmas has started each of Wheeling’s last five games, going 4-0-1, with a 1.58 goals-against average and a .941 save percentage. Overall this season, he has appeared in 27 games posting a record of 15-8-4 with three shutouts, and is sixth in the league with a 2.29 goals-against average and is tied for fifth with a .920 save percentage.


Under contract to the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League, Delmas has appeared in 88 career games with Wheeling with an overall record of 48-28-9 with an all-time team record nine shutouts, a 2.31 goals-against average and a save percentage of .920.


Runners Up: Jesse Deckert, Florida (3-0-1, 2.45 GAA, .925 save pct.), Joel Martin, Kalamazoo (3-0-0, 2.27 GAA, .944 save pct.) and Ryan Zapolski, South Carolina (3-0-0, 1.30 GAA, .951 save pct).


Also Nominated: Mark Guggenberger (Alaska), Scott Greenham (Bakersfield), Louis Domingue (Gwinnett), Josh Robinson (Idaho), Chris Carrozzi (Ontario), Riley Gill (Reading) and Kent Simpson (Toledo).



Oct. 12-14 Marc CheverieElmira Jackals
Oct. 15-21Josh RobinsonIdaho Steelheads
Oct. 22-28Mike LeeGwinnett Gladiators
Oct. 29-Nov. 4Chris CarrozziOntario Reign
Nov. 5-11Mike LeeGwinnett Gladiators
Nov. 12-18 Philipp GrubauerReading Royals
Nov. 19-25Thomas HeemskerkSan Francisco Bulls
Nov. 26-Dec. 2Ryan ZapolskiSouth Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 3-9Cody ReichardStockton Thunder
Dec. 10-16Nathan LieuwenGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 17-23Peter DelmasWheeling Nailers
Dec. 24-30Ryan ZapolskiSouth Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 31-Jan. 6Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Jan. 7-13Pat NagleFlorida Everblades
Jan. 14-20John CurryOrlando Solar Bears
Jan. 21-27Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Jan. 28-Feb. 3Kent SimpsonToledo Walleye
Feb. 4-10Joe FallonLas Vegas Wranglers
Feb. 11-17Brian StewartBakersfield Condors
Feb. 18-24Ryan ZapolskiSouth Carolina Stingrays
Feb. 25-March 3Michael HouserCincinnati Cyclones