ROYALS’ GRIFFEN OUTHOUSE NAMED VAUGHN WHL GOALTENDER OF THE MONTH
Victoria netminder posted a 5-0-1-0 record and a shutout in six games.
For Immediate Release
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Victoria, BC- The Western Hockey League today announced that Victoria Royals’ goaltender Griffen Outhouse has been named the Vaughn WHL Goaltender of the Month for February.
A native of Williams Lake, BC, Outhouse appeared in six games for the Royals this past month and registered a 5-0-1-0 record with a 1.58 goals against average (GAA), a 0.940 save percentage (SV%) and one shutout.
The 5-11, 175 lb rookie netminder has played in 23 games for Victoria this season and has collected a 14-3-3-1 record to go along with four shutouts, a 1.83 GAA and a 0.939 SV%. He currently leads all WHL goaltenders in both GAA and SV%.
Outhouse has contributed to the Royals allowing the second fewest goals in the WHL to this point.
The Royals will wrap-up their four-game road-trip this Friday in Vancouver for a coastal-clash against the Giants at 7:30 p.m.
Victoria will return home on Saturday, March 5th to take on the Vancouver Giants with puck drop set for 7:05 p.m. Saturday’s contest is the Royals’ Hockey for Hospitals Night where the team will help raise money for emergency room electric stretchers at The Royal Jubilee and Victoria General Hospital. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Select Your Tickets Box Office, over the phone by calling 250-220-7889 or by visiting www.selectyourtickets.com.
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