Stingâs JP Anderson Named Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week Terry Wilson/OHL Images Sting’s JP Anderson Named Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week

Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced that JP Anderson of the Sarnia Sting is the Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week after setting a new OHL record for career wins with 115.  During the week ending December 9, he posted a 2-0-0-1 record with a shutout victory and a goals-against-average of 0.97 and save percentage of .973.

 

Anderson stopped 107 shots and was named first star in all three Sting games this past week.  He tied the OHL record for career wins picking up his 114th victory on Thursday night while posting his first shutout of the season making 42 saves as part of a 3-0 win over the Saginaw Spirit.  On Friday night he made 36 saves despite a 3-2 shootout loss to the Windsor Spitfires before earning career win number 115 Sunday on home ice with 29 saves in a 4-1 win over the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds.  Anderson surpasses former Greyhound netminder Kyle Gajewski who won 114 games with the club between 2004-08. 

 

Anderson, a 20-year-old from Toronto, ON, is playing in his fifth OHL season.  Signed as a free agent by the San Jose Sharks, Anderson carries a record of 15-9-0-3 so far this season with a goals-against-average of 2.90 and save percentage of .913.

 

Also considered for the award this week was Cole Cheveldave of the Kamloops Blazers who went 2-0-0-0 with a shutout victory for a goals-against-average of 0.50 and save percentage of .974, while rookie Marvin Cupper of the Shawinigan Cataractes also went 2-0-0-0 with a shutout victory but posted a goals-against-average of 0.96 and save percentage of .962.

 

2012-13 Vaughn CHL Goaltenders of the Week:

Dec. 3 – Dec. 9: JP Anderson, Sarnia Sting

Nov. 26 – Dec. 2: Kevin Bailie, London Knights

Nov. 19 – Nov. 25: Patrik Bartosak, Red Deer Rebels

Nov. 12 – Nov. 18: Mackenzie Skapski, Kootenay Ice

Nov. 5 – Nov. 11 : Mac Carruth, Portland Winterhawks

Oct. 29 – Nov. 4 : Philippe Cadorette, Baie-Comeau Drakkar

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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