Wheeling’s Delmas Named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender Of The Week

PRINCETON, N.J.- Peter Delmas of the Wheeling Nailers is the Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week for Jan. 24-30.  


The 20 year old was 2-0-0 with one shutout, a 0.50 goals-against average and a .985 save percentage in two appearances last week, helping the Nailers extend their winning streak to seven games.


Delmas recorded his first professional shutout on Friday, making 28 saves in a 2-0 win at Elmira. He followed that up with 38 saves in a 1-0 win against Trenton on Sunday.


The Bedford, Nova Scotia is 6-0-0 in six appearances with Wheeling this season with a 1.67 goals-against average and a save percentage of .948.


Delmas, who is under contract with Hamilton of the American Hockey League, has appeared in two games with the Bulldogs this season, going 1-0-1 with a 1.92 goals-against average and a save percentage of .933.


A second round selection (61st overall) of the Colorado Avalanche in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, Delmas appeared in 147 games with Lewiston, Quebec and Halifax of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League over the previous four seasons posting a record of 69-64-5 with four shutouts, a goals-against average of 3.26 and an .891 save percentage.


Runners Up: Ryan Nie, Kalamazoo (2-0-0, 1.81 GAA, .966 save pct.) and Andrew Engelage, Utah (2-0-0, 0.98 GAA, .971 save pct.).


Also Nominated: Brian Stewart (Bakersfield), Chet Pickard (Cincinnati), Billy Sauer (Gwinnett), Joe Fallon (Las Vegas), Beau Erickson (Ontario), Michael Hutchinson (Reading) and David Shantz (Victoria).




Oct. 15-17Patrick KilleenWheeling Nailers
Oct. 18-24
Tyson SexsmithStockton Thunder
Oct. 25-31Nic RiopelGreenville Road Warriors
Nov. 1-7Bryan PittonStockton Thunder
Nov. 8-14Kellen BriggsOntario Reign
Nov. 15-21David ShantzVictoria Salmon Kings
Nov. 22-28Billy SauerGwinnett Gladiators
Nov. 29-Dec. 5Dov Grumet-MorrisGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 6-12Dov Grumet-MorrisGreenville Road Warriors
Dec. 13-19Josh TordjmanBakersfield Condors
Dec. 20-26Josh TordjmanBakersfield Condors
Dec. 27-Jan. 2J.P. LamoureuxUtah Grizzlies
Jan. 3-9Andrew EngelageUtah Grizzlies
Jan. 10-16Ryan NieKalamazoo Wings
Jan. 17-23Joe FallonLas Vegas Wranglers