The 24 year old was 3-0-0 with one shutout, a 0.97 goals-against average and a .974 save percentage in three appearances for the Royals who improved their league-best record to 34-13-5 for 73 points.
Dalton recorded his third shutout of the season with 48 saves in a 1-0 win over Wheeling on Friday and then made 27 saves in a 3-1 victory against the Nailers on Saturday. He ended the week with 37 saves in a 5-2 win against Elmira on Sunday.
The Clinton, Ontario native is 14-6-1 in 21 appearances with the Royals this season with a 2.60 goals-against average and a .922 save percentage which ranks second in the league. Dalton has also appeared in 16 AHL games with Providence going 7-9-0 with two shutouts, a 3.20 goals-against average and a save percentage of .894.
As a rookie last season, Dalton saw action in 46 regular-season games with the Royals posting a 22-20-4 record with one shutout, a 3.47 goals-against average and a save percentage of .906. In 16 Kelly Cup Playoff games with Reading he went 10-6 with a 3.02 goals-against average and a .914 save percentage.
Also Nominated: Adam Courchaine (Alaska), Brian Stewart (Bakersfield), Jaroslav Janus (Florida), Michael Ouzas (Las Vegas), Shane Owen (South Carolina), Jimmy Spratt (Toledo), Tamio Stehrenberger (Utah) and David Shantz (Victoria).
|Oct. 15-17||Patrick Killeen||Wheeling Nailers|
|Oct. 18-24||Tyson Sexsmith||Stockton Thunder|
|Oct. 25-31||Nic Riopel||Greenville Road Warriors|
|Nov. 1-7||Bryan Pitton||Stockton Thunder|
|Nov. 8-14||Kellen Briggs||Ontario Reign|
|Nov. 15-21||David Shantz||Victoria Salmon Kings|
|Nov. 22-28||Billy Sauer||Gwinnett Gladiators|
|Nov. 29-Dec. 5||Dov Grumet-Morris||Greenville Road Warriors|
|Dec. 6-12||Dov Grumet-Morris||Greenville Road Warriors|
|Dec. 13-19||Josh Tordjman||Bakersfield Condors|
|Dec. 20-26||Josh Tordjman||Bakersfield Condors|
|Dec. 27-Jan. 2||J.P. Lamoureux||Utah Grizzlies|
|Jan. 3-9||Andrew Engelage||Utah Grizzlies|
|Jan. 10-16||Ryan Nie||Kalamazoo Wings|
|Jan. 17-23||Joe Fallon||Las Vegas Wranglers|
|Jan. 24-30||Peter Delmas||Wheeling Nailers|
|Jan. 31-Feb. 6||Andrew Engelage||Utah Grizzlies|
|Feb. 7-13||David Shantz||Victoria Salmon Kings|