Hoffman named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week


Brody Hoffman of the Quad City Mallards is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for March 21-27.

The 25-year-old went 2-0-0 with a 1.00 goals-against average and a save percentage of .974 in two appearances last week.

Hoffman stopped 30 shots in a 3-1 win at Evansville on Friday and made a career-high 44 saves in a 4-1 victory at Wichita on Saturday.

Under a National Hockey League contract with the Minnesota Wild, Hoffman has appeared in 35 games for the Mallards this season going 16-16-1 with a 2.89 goals-against average and a .906 save percentage.

A native of Wilkie, Saskatchewan, Hoffman spent the previous three seasons at the University of Vermont where he saw action in 78 career games and compiled an overall record of 34-33-9 with three shutouts, a 2.45 goals-against average and a save percentage of .914.

Runners Up: Keegan Asmundson, Indy (2-0-0, 1.97 GAA, .943 save pct.), Joel Martin, Kalamazoo (3-0-0, 1.67 GAA, .956 save pct.) and Nic Riopel, Norfolk (2-0-0, 1.94 GAA, .946 save pct.).

Also Nominated: Jake Hildebrand (Allen), Pat Nagle (Fort Wayne), Philippe Desrosiers (Idaho), Vitek Vanecek (South Carolina), Jake Paterson (Toledo) and Ryan Faragher (Utah).

PREVIOUS WINNERS

WEEK PLAYER TEAM
Oct. 16-18 Josh Robinson Missouri Mavericks
Oct. 19-25 Adam Morrison Greenville Swamp Rabbits
Oct. 26-Nov. 1 Joel Martin Kalamazoo Wings
Nov. 2-8 Ryan Faragher Utah Grizzlies
Nov. 9-15 Vitek Vanecek South Carolina Stingrays
Nov. 16-22 Steve Michalek Quad City Mallards
Nov. 23-29 Marek Langhamer Rapid City Rush
Nov. 30-Dec. 6 Ty Rimmer Norfolk Admirals
Dec. 7-13 Eric Levine Colorado Eagles
Dec. 14-20 Jeff Lerg Toledo Walleye
Dec. 21-27 Branden Komm South Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 28-Jan. 3 Pat Nagle Fort Wayne Komets
Jan. 4-10 Shane Owen Indy Fuel
Jan. 11-17 Kent Simpson Adirondack Thunder
Jan. 18-24 Jack Campbell Idaho Steelheads
Jan. 25-31 Jake Paterson Toledo Walleye
Feb. 1-7 Pat Nagle Fort Wayne Komets
Feb. 8-14 Jack Campbell Idaho Steelheads
Feb. 15-21 Danny Battochio Rapid City Rush
Feb. 22-28 Joel Rumpel Allen Americans
Feb. 29-March 6 Alain Valiquette Greenville Swamp Rabbits
March 7-13 Vitek Vanecek South Carolina Stingrays
March 14-20 David Shantz Wichita Thunder