Robinson named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week

Josh Robinson of the Missouri Mavericks is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Oct. 16-18. It is the third time in his career that he has won the weekly honor.

The 25-year-old was 2-0-0 with one shutout, a goals-against average of 0.50 and a save percentage of .981 last week, helping the Mavericks take two of three games in an opening-weekend series at Alaska.

Robinson stopped all 25 shots he faced in a 3-0 win on Saturday and followed that up with 28 saves in a 3-1 victory on Sunday.

A native of Frankenmuth, Mich., Robinson is third in the ECHL in both goals-against average and save percentage through one weekend.

Robinson has appeared in 82 career ECHL games with Missouri and Idaho posting an overall record of 48-25-5 with six shutouts, a 2.59 goals-against average and a save percentage of .920. He also has seen action in 15 career games with Texas of the American Hockey League.

Prior to turning pro, Robinson played four seasons at Michigan Tech University. As a senior, he won 15 games, which were the most wins in a season for a Michigan Tech goaltender since 1992-93.

Runners Up: Pat Nagle, Fort Wayne (2-0-0, 2.00 GAA, .930 save pct.) and Franky Palazzese, Wheeling (1-0-0, 0.00 GAA, 1.000 save pct.).

Also Nominated: Ken Appleby (Adirondack), Sam Marotta (Elmira), Eric Hartzell (Idaho), Shane Owen (Indy), Ty Rimmer (Norfolk), Steve Michalek (Quad City), Mark Dekanich (South Carolina), Jeff Lerg (Toledo) and Ryan Faragher (Utah).