Monday, 5 October 2015

VOLLRATH Nominated For CHL Goaltender Of The Week

Victoria netminder posted a 2-0-0-0 record in two contests.

For Immediate Release
Monday, October 5, 2015

Victoria, BC- The Western Hockey League today announced that Victoria Royals’ goaltender Coleman Vollrath has been nominated by the WHL for the Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week.

The 6-0, 170 lb netminder from Calgary, AB appeared in two games for the Royals this past week and registered a 2-0-0-0 record with a 1.50 goals against average (GAA), a 0.944 save percentage (SV%).

In Saturday’s 5-1 win versus the Spokane Chiefs, the 1995-born goaltender tied former Royal goaltender Patrik Polivka for most victories in club history at 56. Vollrath, who has spent his entire junior career with the Royals, is currently four wins behind former Chilliwack Bruin Lucas Gore (60) for the most victories in franchise history.

This marks the second time in his career that Vollrath has been nominated for the award. Vollrath won his first Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week award in March of last season.

In four games with Victoria this season, Vollrath has posted a 4-0-0-0 record with a GAA of 2.25, and a SV% of 0.917.

Vollrath is in his fourth and final WHL season and has registered a mark of 56-35-4-4 to go along with seven shutouts, a 2.86 GAA, and a 0.909 SV% in 118 games played.

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