Goalie of the Week

Komm named CCM/ECHL Goaltender of the Week

Branden Komm of the Reading Royals is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Feb. 12-18. It is the second time in his career that he has received the weekly honor.

 

The 26-year-old posted shutouts in each of first two appearances for the Royals last week, after being acquired in a trade with Manchester. Komm turned aside 35 shots in an 8-0 win against Cincinnati on Friday and made 25 saves in a 6-0 victory against Wheeling on Sunday.

 

A native of Williamsville, New York, Komm has seen action in 20 games this season with Idaho, Quad City, Manchester and Reading, posting an overall record of 10-7-2 with two shutouts, a 2.60 goals-against average and a save percentage of .916.

 

Komm has appeared in 94 career ECHL games with Evansville, Cincinnati, South Carolina, Idaho, Quad City, Manchester and Reading going 43-36-9 with six shutouts, a 2.73 goals-against average and a .914 save percentage.

 

Prior to turning pro, he appeared in 115 career games over four seasons at Bentley University.

 

Runners Up: Devin Williams, Tulsa (3-0-0, 0.74 GAA, .978 save pct.) and Nick Riopel, Wichita (2-0-0, 1.44 GAA, .957 save pct.).

 

Also Nominated: Michael Houser (Fort Wayne), Philippe Desrosiers (Idaho), Matt Tomkins (Indy), Jamie Murray (Norfolk), C.J. Motte (Quad City), Pat Nagle (Toledo), Joel Rumpel (Utah) and Mitch Gillam (Worcester).

 

PREVIOUS WINNERS

WEEKPLAYERTEAM
Apr. 10, 2018Christian FreyRapid City Rush
Apr. 3, 2018Mitch GillamWorcester Railers
Mar. 27, 2018Parker MilnerSouth Carolina Stingrays
Mar. 20, 2018Tomas ShollIdaho Steelheads
Mar. 13, 2018Tomas ShollIdaho Steelheads
Mar. 6, 2018Ty ReichenbachNorfolk Admirals
Feb. 27, 2018Mavric ParksKansas City Mavericks
Feb. 20, 2018Branden KommReading Royals
Feb. 13, 2018Martin OuelletteFlorida Everblades
Feb. 6, 2018Mark DekanichReading Royals
Jan. 30, 2018John MuseReading Royals
Jan. 23, 2018Adam VayRapid City Rush
Jan. 17, 2018Joe CannataColorado Eagles
Jan. 9, 2018John MuseReading Royals
Jan. 3, 2018Martin OuelletteFlorida Everblades
Dec. 27, 2017Ty ReichenbachNorfolk Admirals
Dec. 19, 2017Michael HouserFort Wayne Komets
Dec. 12, 2017Matt TomkinsIndy Fuel
Dec. 5, 2017Jake HildebrandTulsa Oilers
Nov. 28, 2017Cal HeeterOrlando Solar Bears