Oil Kings’ Tristan Jarry named Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week


(ISN) – Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced that Pittsburgh Penguins prospect Tristan Jarry of the Edmonton Oil Kings is the Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week for the week ending November 30 after posting a 1-0-1-0 record including a shutout victory with a goals-against-average of 1.47 and save percentage of .966.

Jarry earned back-to-back first star honours for the Oil Kings last week stopping 84 shots in two games played. On Friday night he picked up his second shutout of the season stopping all 35 shots faced as first star of a 3-0 victory over the Vancouver Giants, then made a career-high 49 saves on Saturday as first star of a 3-2 overtime loss to the Medicine Hat Tigers.

Jarry, a 19-year-old from Delta, BC, is playing in his fourth WHL season with the Oil Kings. Selected by the Penguins in the second round of the 2013 NHL Draft, Jarry currently holds a 10-8-2-2 record with a goals-against-average of 2.42 and save percentage of .920.

Also considered for the award this week was Taylor Dupuis of the Sarnia Sting with a 3-0-0-0 record posting a goals-against-average of 1.67 and save percentage of .950, while Joe Fleschler of the Drummondville Voltigeurs went 2-1-0-0 with a goals-against-average of 1.68 and save percentage of .939.

2014-15 Vaughn CHL Goaltenders of the Week:
Nov. 24 – Nov. 30: Tristan Jarry (Edmonton Oil Kings)
Nov. 17 – Nov. 23: Jake Smith (North Bay Battalion)
Nov. 10 – Nov. 16: Lucas Peressini (Kingston Frontenacs)
Nov. 3 – Nov. 9: Brent Moran (Niagara IceDogs)
Oct. 27 – Nov. 2: Landon Bow (Swift Current Broncos)
Oct. 20 – Oct. 26: Jackson Whistle (Kelowna Rockets)
Oct. 13 – Oct. 19: Philippe Cadorette (Baie-Comeau Drakkar)
Oct. 6 – Oct. 12: Landon Bow (Swift Current Broncos)
Sept. 29 – Oct. 5: Zach Sawchenko (Moose Jaw Warriors)
Sept. 22 – Sept. 28: Charlie Graham (Belleville Bulls)

Scott Harrigan
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