NORTH CHARLESTON, SC - Stingrays' goaltender Parker Milner has been named the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for March 19-25.
Milner went 4-0-0 with a 1.41 goals-against average and a save percentage of .937 in four appearances on the road last week.
The 27-year-old made 24 saves in a 3-2 shootout win at Atlanta on Monday, turned aside 24 shots in a 3-2 shootout win at Orlando on Wednesday, had 23 saves in a 3-2 shootout win against the Solar Bears on Friday and made 19 stops in a 4-1 victory over Orlando on Sunday.
A native of Pittsburgh, Milner leads the ECHL with a 1.87 goals-against average, is tied for second with a .930 save percentage, is tied for third with 25 wins and three shutouts.
Milner has appeared in 171 career ECHL games with South Carolina, Missouri, Quad City and Stockton posting an overall record of 101-55-11 with 11 shutouts, a 2.38 goals-against average and a .916 save percentage. He has also seen action in 26 career games in the American Hockey League with Hershey, Bridgeport and Iowa.
It is the first time in Milner's career that he has been honored with the award.
Prior to turning pro, Milner played four seasons at Boston College, where he helped lead the Eagles to three Hockey East titles and two NCAA Championships. He was named the MVP of the 2012 NCAA Tournament.