Stewart named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week

PRINCETON, N.J. – Brian Stewart of the Bakersfield Condors is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Feb. 11-17. It is the third time in Stewart’s career that he was won the weekly honor.


The 28-year-old went 2-0-0 with one shutout, a 0.50 goals-against average and a .990 save percentage in two appearances last week, helping to extend the Condors’ winning streak to three games.


Stewart set an ECHL season-high with 52 saves in a 4-1 win against Colorado on Friday and followed that up with 46 saves to record his first shutout of the season in a 1-0 victory over the Eagles on Saturday.


A native of Burnaby, British Columbia, Stewart has won each of the three games on Bakersfield’s current winning streak, stopping at least 40 shots in each game.


Stewart has appeared in 98 career ECHL games with Bakersfield, Elmira and Greenville with an overall record of 53-36-5 with three shutouts, a 2.74 goals-against average and a save percentage of .917. He also has appeared in 10 career games with Adirondack of the American Hockey League.


Runners Up: Brian Foster, Cincinnati (3-0-0, 1.34 GAA, .947 save pct.), Olivier Roy, Stockton (2-0-0, 0.49 GAA, .984 save pct.) and Ryan Zapolski, South Carolina (2-0-0, 0.50 GAA, .983 save pct).        


Also Nominated: Mark Guggenberger (Alaska), Paul Dainton (Evansville), Rob Madore (Florida), Nick Niedert (Gwinnett), Josh Robinson (Idaho), Joel Martin (Kalamazoo), Jody O’Neill (Las Vegas), Jordan Pearce (Toledo) and Adam Morrison (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
Dec. 3-9Cody ReichardStockton Thunder
Dec. 10-16Nathan LieuwenGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 17-23Peter DelmasWheeling Nailers
Dec. 24-30Ryan ZapolskiSouth Carolina Stingrays
Dec. 31-Jan. 6Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Jan. 7-13Pat NagleFlorida Everblades
Jan. 14-20John CurryOrlando Solar Bears
Jan. 21-27Joel MartinKalamazoo Wings
Jan. 28-Feb. 3Kent SimpsonToledo Walleye
Feb. 4-10Joe FallonLas Vegas Wranglers