Morrison named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week

Adam Morrison of the South Carolina Stingrays is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Feb. 9-15.


Morrison went 3-0-0 with two shutouts, a 0.33 goals-against average and a .985 save percentage in three appearances last week as the Stingrays extended their winning streak to six games.


The 24-year-old made 30 saves in a 5-1 win at Greenville on Tuesday, stopped all 19 shots he faced in a 3-0 win against Gwinnett on Friday and recorded his second straight shutout with 17 saves in a 5-0 victory at Gwinnett on Saturday. He enters the week with a shutout streak of 122:51.


Under an NHL contract with the Boston Bruins, Morrison has appeared in 21 games for the Stingrays this season with a record of 13-5-2. He leads the league with a 1.88 goals-against average, is tied for the league lead with four shutouts and is tied for second with a .927 save percentage.


A native of White Rock, British Columbia Morrison has appeared in 47 career ECHL games with South Carolina and Utah posting an overall record of 22-17-6 with four shutouts, a 2.87 goals-against average and a save percentage of .905.


Prior to turning pro, he played four seasons in the Western Hockey League with Saskatoon and Vancouver. During the 2011-12 season, he went 35-16-3 in 55 games with Vancouver with a 2.75 goals-against average and a save percentage of .901.


Runners Up: Roman Will, Fort Wayne (2-0-0, 1.50 GAA, .968 save pct.) and Connor Knapp, Reading (1-0-1, 1.46 GAA, .947 save pct.).


Also Nominated: Andy Iles (Florida), Jack Campbell (Idaho), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Garret Sparks (Orlando), Parker Milner (Quad City), Kent Simpson (Stockton), Jeff Lerg (Toledo) and Igor Bobkov (Utah).




Oct. 17-19Joe CannataOntario Reign
Oct. 20-26Jeff MalcolmGreenville Road Warriors
Oct. 27-Nov. 2Allen YorkFlorida Everblades
Nov. 3-9Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Nov. 10-16Riley GillAllen Americans
Nov. 17-23Shane OwenStockton Thunder
Nov. 24-30Trevor CannBrampton Beast
Dec. 1-7Jeff JakaitisSouth Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 8-14Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Dec. 15-21Jason MissiaenGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 22-28Sam BrittainCincinnati Cyclones
Dec. 29-Jan. 4Olivier RoyIdaho Steelheads
Jan. 5-11Roman WillFort Wayne Komets
Jan. 12-18Ryan FaragherUtah Grizzlies
Jan. 19-25Mac CarruthIndy Fuel
Jan. 26-Feb. 1Connor KnappReading Royals
Feb. 2-8Garret SparksOrlando Solar Bears