Greenville’s Missiaen named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week

PRINCETON, N.J. – Jason Missiaen of the Greenville Road Warriors is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Feb. 27-March 4. He also won the award for the week of Dec. 5-11.


The 21-year-old was 3-0-0 with a 1.62 goals-against average and a save percentage of .948 in three appearances last week.


Missiaen made 23 saves in a 2-1 win at Cincinnati on Tuesday and then stopped 27 shots in a 2-1 victory against South Carolina on Saturday. He ended the week by matching his season high with 42 saves in a 6-3 win against Trenton on Saturday.


A fourth-round selection (116th overall) by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, Missiaen has appeared in 33 games for the Road Warriors this season going 18-12-2 with three shutouts, a 2.90 goals-against average and a save percentage of .910.


Under contract to the NHL’s New York Rangers, Missiaen appeared in 53 games for Baie-Comeau in the QMJHL last season, posting a 10-33-8 record with a goals-against average of 3.33 and a save percentage of .893. Prior to that, he played four seasons in the OHL with the Peterborough Petes, compiling a record of 48-65-6 in 131 games. 


Runners Up: Brian Stewart, Elmira (3-0-0, 1.00 GAA, .955 save pct.) and Chris Carrozzi, Ontario (2-0-0, 1.51 GAA, .951 save pct.).


Also Nominated: Bryan Pitton (Bakersfield), Allen York (Chicago), Ryan Zapolski (Gwinnett), Maxime Clermont (Kalamazoo), Joe Fallon (Las Vegas), Olivier Roy (Stockton) and Thomas McCollum (Toledo).



Oct. 14-16 Gerald ColemanAlaska Aces
Oct. 17-23Gerald ColemanAlaska Aces
Oct. 24-30Andrew EngelageUtah Grizzlies
Oct. 31-Nov. 6Philipp GrubauerSouth Carolina Stingrays
Nov. 7-13Nic RiopelGreenville Road Warriors
Nov. 14-20Olivier RoyStockton Thunder
Nov. 21-27Darcy KuemperOntario Reign
Nov. 28-Dec. 4Brian StewartElmira Jackals
Dec. 5-11Jason MissiaenGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 12-18Jeff JakaitisGwinnett Gladiators
Dec. 19-25Jerry KuhnIdaho Steelheads
Dec. 26-Jan. 1
Jeff JakaitisGwinnett Gladiators
Jan. 2-8Olivier RoyStockton Thunder
Jan. 9-15Adam CourchaineAlaska Aces
Jan. 16-23Daren MachesneySouth Carolina Stingrays
Jan. 24-30Joe FallonLas Vegas Wranglers
Jan. 31-Feb. 5Peter DelmasWheeling Nailers
Feb. 6-12Alec RichardsToledo Walleye
Feb. 13-19Pat NagleFlorida Everblades
Feb. 20-26Adam CourchaineAlaska Aces