Meisner named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week


Ben Meisner of the Fort Wayne Komets is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for the week of Feb. 17-23.


Meisner went 2-0-0 with a 1.92 goals-against average and a save percentage of .931 in two appearances last week.


The 23-year-old made 22 saves, and stopped all four shootout attempts, in a 4-3 shootout win at Florida on Friday and stopped 32 shots in a 3-1 victory against the Everblades on Saturday.


A native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Meisner has won his last four starts, and is 9-2-2 since joining the Komets in a trade with Utah on Dec. 26. Overall this season in 26 games he is 11-10-2 with two shutouts and ranks eighth in the ECHL with a 2.41 goals-against average and is 12th with a .914 save percentage.


Meisner made his pro debut with Utah last season, posting a 3-1-4 record in eight regular-season games with a 2.63 goals-against average and a .919 save percentage. Prior to turning pro, he played four seasons at America International College appearing in 114 games.


Runners Up: Laurent Brossoit, Bakersfield (2-0-0, 0.50 GAA, .980 save pct.) and Mike Condon, Wheeling (2-0-0, 1.00 GAA, .964 save pct.).


Also Nominated: Alex Kangas (Alaska), Jason Missiaen (Greenville), Pat Nagle (Idaho), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Jussi Olkinuora (Ontario), Cody Reichard (Orlando), Max Strang (South Carolina), Jared Coreau (Toledo) and Igor Bobkov (Utah).




Oct. 18-20Jeff JakaitisSouth Carolina Stingrays
Oct. 21-27Mike ClementeEvansville IceMen
Oct. 28-Nov. 3Laurent BrossoitAlaska Aces
Nov. 4-10John CurryOrlando Solar Bears
Nov. 11-17Michael HutchinsonOntario Reign
Nov. 18-24Brian FosterStockton Thunder
Nov. 25-Dec. 1Mike CondonWheeling Nailers
Dec. 2-8Olivier RoyAlaska Aces
Dec. 9-15Trevor CannFlorida Everblades
Dec. 16-22Connor KnappGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 23-29Laurent BrossoitBakersfield Condors
Dec. 30-Jan. 5Michael HutchinsonOntario Reign
Jan. 6-12Brandon AndersonReading Royals
Jan. 13-19Laurent BrossoitBakersfield Condors
Jan. 20-26Aaron DellUtah Grizzlies
Jan. 27-Feb. 2Igor BobkovUtah Grizzlies
Feb. 3-9Pat NagleIdaho Steelheads
Feb. 10-16Jason MissiaenGreenville Road Warriors