Petesâ Michael Giugovaz Named Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week Terry Wilson/OHL Images Petes’ Michael Giugovaz Named Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week

Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced that Peterborough Petes rookie netminder Michael Giugovaz is the Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week after posting a 2-0-0-0 record with a goals-against-average of 1.44 and save percentage of .964 for the week ending October 29. 

 

Giugovaz backstopped the Petes to two straight wins for the first time this season making 80 saves in a pair of starts to close out the month of October.  He made 35 saves including 18 in the third period on Saturday night as second star of a 3-1 win over the Saginaw Spirit, then made 45 saves on Sunday plus stopped two shootout attempts as the game’s third star preserving a 3-2 shootout win over the East Division leading Oshawa Generals.

 

Giugovaz, a 17-year-old from Brampton, ON, is playing in his first OHL season with the Petes after being a tenth round pick in the 2011 OHL Priority Selection.  He carries a 4-2-2-0 record with a 3.39 goals-against-average and a .912 save percentage in nine games this season.

 

Also considered for the award this week was Ty Rimmer of the Lethbridge Hurricanes who posted a 3-1-0-0 record with a 1.25 goals-against-average and a .960 save percentage, and Philippe Cadorette of the Baie-Comeau Drakkar who went 2-0-0-0 with a 1.50 goals-against-average and a .940 save percentage. 

 

2012-13 Vaughn CHL Goaltenders of the Week:

Oct. 22 – Oct. 28 : Michael Giugovaz, Peterborough Petes

Oct. 15 – Oct. 21 : Jordon Cooke, Kelowna Rockets

Oct. 8 – Oct. 14 : Mac Carruth, Portland Winterhawks

Oct. 1 – Oct. 7 : Eetu Laurikainen, Swift Current Broncos

Sept. 24 – Sept. 30 : Sébastien Auger, Saint John Sea Dogs

Sept. 20 – Sept. 23 : John Gibson, Kitchener Rangers

League Schedules
Friday October 24
QUE at BAT 6:30 EST
BAR at KGN 7:00 EST
NB at NIA 7:00 EST
MON at SHE 7:00 EST
VDO at BLB 7:00 EST
DRU at CHI 7:00 EST
MISS at PLY 7:05 EST
BELV at SAR 7:05 EST
ERIE at SSM 7:07 EST
WSR at GUE 7:30 EST
OS at KIT 7:30 EST
OTT at LDN 7:30 EST
PBO at SBY 7:30 EST
HAL at GAT 7:30 EST
ROU at RIM 7:30 EST
SAG at OSH 7:35 EST
CAL at KTN 9:00 EST
POR at PA 9:00 EST
PG at RD 9:00 EST
REG at SC 9:00 EST
LET at SAS 9:05 EST
MJ at MH 9:30 EST
BDN at KAM 10:00 EST
VAN at VIC 10:05 EST
TC at EVT 10:35 EST
SPO at SEA 10:35 EST

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