NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Jeff Jakaitis, the ECHL MVP for the 2014-15 season, is leaving the Stingrays to continue his professional career in Norway the team announced Monday morning.
Jakaitis, who also won two ECHL Goaltender of the Year awards in 3 seasons in South Carolina, helped the lead the Stingrays to the Kelly Cup finals last season before falling in seven games to Allen.
Over the course of his 3 seasons in South Carolina, Jakaitis compiled a record of 58-25-9 with a 2.11 goals against average. Last year he tied an ECHL record with 7 shutouts in a season. He also set ECHL records by winning 16 straight games, having 4 consecutive shutouts and not giving up a goal for over 321 straight minutes.