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).


Oct. 16-18Josh RobinsonMissouri Mavericks
Oct. 19-25Adam MorrisonGreenville Swamp Rabbits
Oct. 26-Nov. 1Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Nov. 2-8Ryan FaragherUtah Grizzlies
Nov. 9-15Vitek VanecekSouth Carolina Stingrays
Nov. 16-22Steve MichalekQuad City Mallards
Nov. 23-29Marek LanghamerRapid City Rush
Nov. 30-Dec. 6Ty RimmerNorfolk Admirals
Dec. 7-13Eric LevineColorado Eagles
Dec. 14-20Jeff LergToledo Walleye
Dec. 21-27Branden KommSouth Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 28-Jan. 3Pat NagleFort Wayne Komets
Jan. 4-10Shane OwenIndy Fuel
Jan. 11-17Kent SimpsonAdirondack Thunder
Jan. 18-24Jack CampbellIdaho Steelheads
Jan. 25-31Jake PatersonToledo Walleye
Feb. 1-7Pat NagleFort Wayne Komets
Feb. 8-14Jack CampbellIdaho Steelheads
Feb. 15-21Danny BattochioRapid City Rush
Feb. 22-28Joel RumpelAllen Americans
Feb. 29-March 6Alain ValiquetteGreenville Swamp Rabbits
March 7-13Vitek VanecekSouth Carolina Stingrays
March 14-20David ShantzWichita Thunder