Reichard named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week


PRINCETON, N.J. – Cody Reichard of the Stockton Thunder is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Dec. 3-9.


The 25-year-old went 2-0-1 with one shutout, a 1.30 goals-against average and a save percentage of .966 in three appearances last week.


Reichard made 38 saves in a 3-1 win against Las Vegas on Tuesday and then posted his first career shutout with 38 saves in a 1-0 victory over the Wranglers on Wednesday. He ended the week with 39 saves in a 4-3 shootout loss at Las Vegas on Saturday.


A native of Celina, Ohio, Reichard has appeared in nine games with the Thunder this season posting a record of 5-1-2 with one shutout, a 2.57 goals-against average and a save percentage of .915.


Reichard played the previous four seasons at Miami University, appearing in 92 career games with an overall record of 53-24-9 with 12 shutouts, a 2.10 goals-against average and a save percentage of .912. As a sophomore in 2009-10, he was the CCHA Player of the Year, a first-team All-CCHA selection, second team West All-American and one of 10 finalists for the Hobey Baker Award.


Runners Up: Kyle Jones, Colorado (2-0-0, 1.01 GAA, .968 save pct.), Philipp Grubauer, Reading (2-0-0, 1.50 GAA, .956 save pct.) and Ryan Zapolski, South Carolina (3-0-0, 1.49 GAA, .951 save pct.).


Also Nominated: Scott Greenham (Bakersfield), Brian Foster (Cincinnati), Allen York (Evansville), Charlie Effinger (Fort Wayne), Louis Domingue (Gwinnett), Tyler Beskorowany (Idaho), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Mitch O’Keefe (Las Vegas), Jean-Francois Berube (Ontario), Jordan Pearce (Toledo) and Grant Rollheiser (Utah).



Oct. 12-14 Marc CheverieElmira Jackals
Oct. 15-21Josh RobinsonIdaho Steelheads
Oct. 22-28Mike LeeGwinnett Gladiators
Oct. 29-Nov. 4Chris CarrozziOntario Reign
Nov. 5-11Mike LeeGwinnett Gladiators
Nov. 12-18 Philipp GrubauerReading Royals
Nov. 19-25Thomas HeemskerkSan Francisco Bulls
Nov. 26-Dec. 2Ryan ZapolskiSouth Carolina Stingrays