Alaska's Courchaine named Reebok Hockey ECHL Goaltender of the Week
The 23-year-old was 1-0-1 with one shutout, a goals-against average of 0.48 and a save percentage of .983 in two appearances last week.
Courchaine made 20 saves on Thursday in a 2-1 shootout loss to Las Vegas and then stopped all 39 shots he faced in a 5-0 win against the Wranglers on Sunday to record his third shutout of the season.
A native of Kanata, Ontario, Courchaine is 19-10-5 in 34 appearances with Alaska this season. His 19 wins are tied for fourth in the league, and he is fourth with a 2.37 goals-against average.
Courchaine, who was recalled to Providence of the American Hockey League on Monday, has appeared in 63 career ECHL games with Reading and Alaska, posting an overall record of 36-17-7 with seven shutouts, a 2.44 goals-against average and a save percentage of .905.
Prior to turning pro, Courchaine appeared in 126 games over three seasons in the Ontario Hockey League with Ottawa, Sarnia and Erie posting a record of 50-60-8 with seven shutouts, a 3.25 goals-against average and a save percentage of .904. He has also appeared in four career American Hockey League games with Providence going 2-1-0 with a goals-against average of 2.06 and a .915 save percentage.
|Oct. 14-16||Gerald Coleman||Alaska Aces|
|Oct. 17-23||Gerald Coleman||Alaska Aces|
|Oct. 24-30||Andrew Engelage||Utah Grizzlies|
|Oct. 31-Nov. 6||Philipp Grubauer||South Carolina Stingrays|
|Nov. 7-13||Nic Riopel||Greenville Road Warriors|
|Nov. 14-20||Olivier Roy||Stockton Thunder|
|Nov. 21-27||Darcy Kuemper||Ontario Reign|
|Nov. 28-Dec. 4||Brian Stewart||Elmira Jackals|
|Dec. 5-11||Jason Missiaen||Greenville Road Warriors|
|Dec. 12-18||Jeff Jakaitis||Gwinnett Gladiators|
|Dec. 19-25||Jerry Kuhn||Idaho Steelheads|
|Dec. 26-Jan. 1 ||Jeff Jakaitis||Gwinnett Gladiators|
|Jan. 2-8||Olivier Roy||Stockton Thunder|
|Jan. 9-15||Adam Courchaine||Alaska Aces|
|Jan. 16-23||Daren Machesney||South Carolina Stingrays|
|Jan. 24-30||Joe Fallon||Las Vegas Wranglers|
|Jan. 31-Feb. 5||Peter Delmas||Wheeling Nailers|
|Feb. 6-12||Alec Richards||Toledo Walleye|
|Feb. 13-19||Pat Nagle||Florida Everblades|