David Shantz Named the ADT CHL Goaltender of the Week

By pbadmin

CHL Press Release

Toronto – The Canadian Hockey League announced today that Peterborough Petes goaltender David Shantz is the ADT CHL Goaltender of the Week for the week ending Sunday April 9 after posting a pair of wins to help the Petes jump out to a 2-0 series lead in the OHL Eastern Conference semi-finals over the Sudbury Wolves.

Shantz, a 19-year-old native of Hamilton, Ontario posted a goals against average of 1.00 and a save percentage of .970 last week. Shantz had 35 saves in Game 1 when the Petes came away with a 3-1 win. Game 2 was another strong performance for Shantz when he picked up 29 saves in a 6-1 win. The Petes have now also gone on to win Game 3 and hold a commanding 3-0 series lead. The Petes netminder has helped the club go 7-2 thus far in the playoffs while posting a .932 save percentage and a 2.34 goals against average.

Each week during the regular season, the CHL will recognize the ADT CHL Goaltender of the Week and will present the ADT CHL Goaltender of the Year Award to the CHL’s top netminder at the conclusion of the 2005-06 season.

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2005-06 ADT CHL Goaltenders of the Week

April 11 – David Shantz, Peterborough Petes

April 4 – Julien Ellis, Shawinigan Cataractes

March 28 – Anton Khudobin, Saskatoon Blades

March 21 – Dan LaCosta, Barrie Colts

March 14 – David Tremblay, Gatineau Olympiques

March 7 – Kyle Gajewski, Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds

February 27 – Francois Thuot, Saginaw Spirit

February 21 – Dustin Slade, Vancouver Giants

February 13 – Anthony Guadagnolo, Windsor Spitfires

February 5 – Derek Yeomans, Kelowna Rockets

January 30 – Josh Lepp, Red Deer Rebels

January 24 – Danny Battochio, Ottawa 67’s

January 19 – Ondrej Pavelec, Cape Breton Screaming Eagles

January 10 – Josh Tordjman, Moncton Wildcats

January 4 – Dustin Slade, Vancouver Giants

December 18 – Ryan MacDonald, Guelph Storm

December 11 – Jean-Philippe Levasseur, Rouyn Noranda

December 4 – Ilia Ejov, St. John’s Fog Devils

November 27 – Justin Pogge, Calgary Hitmen

November 15 – Cedrick Desjardins, Quebec Remparts

November 8 – Kevin Armstrong, Saskatoon Blades

November 1 – Justin Pogge, Calgary Hitmen

October 24 – Daren Machesney, Brampton Battalion