Goalie of the Week

Houser named CCM/ECHL Goaltender of the Week

Michael Houser of the Fort Wayne Komets is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Oct. 13-15. It is the second time in his career that he has received the weekly honor.

 

The 25-year-old stopped 25 of the 27 shots he faced in the Komets’ season-opening 4-2 win over Toledo on Saturday.

 

A native of Youngstown, Ohio, Houser has appeared in 99 career ECHL games with Cincinnati, Manchester and Fort Wayne posting an overall record of 55-34-8 with five shutouts, a 2.54 goals-against average and a save percentage of .918.

 

Under an American Hockey League contract with Tucson, Houser has seen action in 72 career AHL games with San Antonio, Ontario and Cleveland going 32-26-4 with three shutouts, a 2.88 goals-against average and a save percentage of .901.

 

Prior to turning pro, Houser played three seasons with London of the Ontario Hockey League where he went 93-38-7 with seven shutouts, a 2.90 goals-against average and a save percentage of .912 while leading the Knights to the 2010 OHL title.

 

Runner Up: Pat Nagle, Toledo (1-0-0, 1.89 GAA, .921 save pct.).

 

Also Nominated: Callum Booth (Florida), Collin Delia (Indy), Tyler Parsons (Kansas City), Angus Redmond (Utah), Sean Maguire (Wheeling) and Shane Starrett (Wichita).

PREVIOUS WINNERS

WEEKPLAYERTEAM
Nov. 21, 2017Tyler ParsonsKansas City Mavericks
Nov. 14, 2017Connor IngramAdidondack Thunder
Nov. 7, 2017Pat NagleToledo Walleye
Oct. 31, 2017Devin WilliamsTulsa Oilers
Oct. 24, 2017Jeff JakaitisSouth Carolina Stingrays
Oct. 17, 2017Michael HouserFort Wayne Komets
Apr. 11, 2017MARK DEKANICHREADING ROYALS
Apr. 4, 2017ERIC LEVINEINDY FUEL
Mar. 28, 2017RYAN FARAGHERUTAH GRIZZLIES
Mar. 21, 2017J.P. ANDERSONADIRONDACK THUNDER
Mar. 14, 2017MARTIN OUELLETTEREADING ROYALS
Mar. 7, 2017JOEL RUMPELCINCINNATI CYCLONES
Feb. 28, 2017NICK RIOPELKALAMAZOO WINGS
Feb. 21, 2017ADAM MORRISONRAPID CITY RUSH
Feb. 14, 2017EAMON McADAMMISSOURI MAVERICKS
Feb. 7, 2017CLARKE SAUNDERSCOLORADO EAGLES
Jan. 31, 2017SEAN MAGUIREWHEELING NAILERS
Jan. 24, 2017KENT PATTERSONWICHITA THUNDER
Jan. 17, 2017BRANDON ANDERSONNORFOLK ADMIRALS
Jan. 10, 2017MARK VISENTINCINCINNATI CYCLONES