Thuot named OHL Player of the Week

By pbadmin

OHL Press Release

The Ontario Hockey League today announced that Saginaw Spirit goaltender Francois Thuot is the OHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sunday February 20 after posting a 2-0-0 record with a 1.00 goals against average and .976 save percentage in two starts last week.

Thuot was the first star after making 38 saves in a 5-1 win over the Erie Otters on February 23. He followed up with a 43 save performance and was named first star again in a 4-1 win over the Plymouth Whalers on February 26.

Thuot, a 20-year-old native of Montreal, improved his season record to 17-16-1 with a 3.33 goals against average and .911 save percentage in 35 games. He helped the Spirit move ahead of the Plymouth Whalers by two points for first place in the West Division.

2005-06 OHL Players of the Week

Feb. 26 – Francois Thuot, Saginaw Spirit

Feb. 19 – Wojtek Wolski, Brampton Battalion

Feb. 12 – Anthony Guadagnolo, Windsor Spitfires

Feb. 5 – Rob Schremp, London Knights

Jan. 30 – Steve Downie, Peterborough Petes

Jan. 23 – Wojtek Wolski, Brampton Battalion

Jan. 16 – Rob Schremp, London Knights

Jan. 9 – Daren Machesney, Brampton Battalion

Jan. 2 – Luch Aquino, Brampton Battalion

Dec. 19 – Ryan MacDonald, Guelph Storm

Dec. 12 – James Neal, Plymouth Whalers

Dec. 5 – Justin Donati, Toronto St. Michael’s Majors

Nov. 28 – Bryan Little, Barrie Colts

Nov. 21 – Bryan Bickell, Ottawa 67’s

Nov. 14 – Bobby Hughes, Kingston Frontenacs

Nov. 7 – Chad Painchaud, Sarnia Sting

Oct. 31 – Michael Blunden, Erie Otters

Oct. 24 – Daren Machesney, Brampton Battalion

Oct. 17 – Rob Schremp, London Knights

Oct. 11 – Bobby Ryan, Owen Sound Attack

Oct. 3 – Marc Staal, Sudbury Wolves

Sep. 26 – Evan McGrath, Kitchener Rangers