Ouellette named CCM/ECHL Goaltender of the Week

Martin Ouellette of the Reading Royals is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for March 6-12.

Ouellette went 2-0-0 with a 1.50 goals-against average and a save percentage of .952 in two appearances last week.

The 25-year-old stopped 34 shots in a 6-2 win at Brampton on Friday and made 26 saves in a 4-1 victory at Elmira on Saturday.

A native of Saint-Hippolyte, Quebec, Ouellette is 14-11-1 in 28 appearances for the Royals this season. He is ninth in the ECHL with a 2.69 goals-against average and tied for 10th with a .911 save percentage.

Under an American Hockey League contract with Lehigh Valley, Ouellette has seen action in 88 career games with Reading with an overall record of 48-31-6 with five shutouts, a 2.55 goals-against average and a save percentage of .913. He is 9-5-0 in 18 career games with Lehigh Valley.

Prior to turning pro, Ouellette played four seasons at the University of Maine, where he appeared in 82 career games and went 28-33-14 with seven shutouts, a 2.52 goals-against average and a save percentage of .913.

Runners Up: Mason McDonald, Adirondack (2-0-0, 2.00 GAA, .925 save pct.) and Ryan Massa, Orlando (1-1-0, 1.00 GAA, .970 save pct.).

Also Nominated: Pat Nagle (Fort Wayne), Eric Levine (Indy), Jake Paterson (Toledo) and Ryan Faragher (Utah).


Oct. 14-16                  Jake Hildebrand, Indy Fuel

Oct. 17-23                  Brandon Halverson, Greenville Swamp Rabbits

Oct. 24-30                  Doug Carr, Wheeling Nailers

Oct. 31-Nov. 6          Jamie Phillips, Tulsa Oilers

Nov. 7-13                    Jake Hildebrand, Indy Fuel

Nov. 14-20                 Adam Morrison, Rapid City Rush

Nov. 21-27                 Kevin Carr, Alaska Aces

Nov. 28-Dec. 4         Riley Gill, Allen Americans

Dec. 5-11                    Riley Gill, Allen Americans

Dec. 12-18                 Clarke Saunders, Colorado Eagles

Dec. 19-23                  Joel Martin, Kalamazoo Wings

Dec. 27-Jan. 1           Jake Paterson, Toledo Walleye

Jan. 2-8                         Mark Visentin, Cincinnati Cyclones

Jan. 9-15                    Brandon Anderson, Norfolk Admirals

Jan. 16-22                  Kent Patterson, Wichita Thunder

Jan. 23-29                  Sean Maguire, Wheeling Nailers

Jan 30-Feb. 5           Clarke Saunders, Colorado Eagles

Feb. 6-12                    Eamon McAdam, Missouri Mavericks

Feb. 13-19                 Adam Morrison, Rapid City Rush

Feb. 20-26                 Nick Riopel, Kalamazoo Wings

Feb. 27-Mar. 5         Joel Rumpel, Cincinnati Cyclones