Blazers’ Leclerc named ADT CHL Goaltender of the Week

By League Press Release

Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced that Justin Leclerc of the Kamloops Blazers is the ADT CHL Goaltender of the Week for the week ending Sunday November 18 after posting two wins with a 0.96 goals against average and .961 save percentage in two starts last week.

Leclerc made 21 saves in regulation and overtime before shutting down four shooters in the shootout to back the Blazers to a 2-1 win over the Kelowna Rockets on Wednesday and then stopped 28 of 29 shots in a 4-1 win over the Chilliwack Bruins on Saturday. The 18-year-old native of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan improved his season record to 7-8-1-0 with a 2.87 goals against average and .889 save percentage in 17 games.

Jhase Sniderman of the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies was the QMJHL nominee after winning all three of his starts last week with a 2.00 goals against average and .931 save percentage and Tomi Karhunen of the Sarnia Sting was the OHL nominee after three road wins with a 1.33 goals against average and .953 save percentage.

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2007-08 ADT CHL Goaltender of the Week

Sept. 23 – Kevin Desfosses, Quebec Remparts

Sept. 30 – Nicola Riopel, Moncton Wildcats

Oct. 7 – Olivier Bellavance-Roy, Cape Breton Screaming Eagles

Oct. 14 – Kyle Gajewski, Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds

Oct .21 – Steve Mason, London Knights

Oct. 28 – Josh Unice, Kitchener Rangers

Nov. 5 – Kevin Maletto, Shawinigan Cataractes

Nov. 12 – Jeremy Smith, Plymouth Whalers