Goalie of the Week

Ouellette named CCM/ECHL Goaltender of the Week

Martin Ouellette of the Florida Everblades has been selected as the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for the week of Feb. 5-11. It is the second time this season, and the third time in his career, that he has received the weekly honor.

 

Ouellette went 3-0-0 with one shutout, a 0.67 goals-against average and a save percentage of .975 in three appearances last week.

 

The 26-year-old turned aside 29 shots in a 3-1 win at Orlando on Wednesday, stopped all 19 shots he faced in a 4-0 victory against Allen on Friday and made 22 saves in 4-1 win over the Americans on Saturday.

 

A native of Saint-Hippolyte, Quebec, Ouellette has seen action 26 games with the Everblades this season and is tied for second in the league with 20 wins, is tied for third with a 2.13 goals-against average and is tied for eighth with a .918 save percentage.

 

Under contract to Charlotte of the American Hockey League, Ouellette has appeared in 118 career ECHL games with Florida and Reading posting an overall record of 69-37-9 with seven shutouts, a 2.50 goals-against average and a save percentage of .913. He has also played in 21 career AHL games with Lehigh Valley, where he is 11-5-0 with two shutouts, a 2.30 goals-against average and a .927 save percentage.

 

Prior to turning pro, Ouellette played four seasons at the University of Maine, where he appeared in 82 career games and went 28-33-14 with seven shutouts, a 2.52 goals-against average and a save percentage of .913.

 

 Runners Up: Matt Tomkins, Indy (2-0-0, 1.50 GAA, .965 save pct.), Parker Milner, South Carolina (2-0-0, 0.50 GAA, .977 save pct.) and Pat Nagle, Toledo (2-0-0, 0.47 GAA, .981 save pct.).

 

Also Nominated: Tomas Sholl (Adirondack), Michael Houser (Fort Wayne), Ryan Faragher (Idaho), C.J. Motte (Quad City) and Joel Rumpel (Utah).

PREVIOUS WINNERS

WEEKPLAYERTEAM
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
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