(ISN) – CALGARY, AB – The Western Hockey League announced today that Connor Ingram of the Kamloops Blazers has been named the VAUGHN WHL Goaltender of the Month for January 2015.
A 17-year-old from Imperial, Saskatchewan, Ingram posted a record of 7-1-0-1 over 10 appearances in January. He recorded a 2.30 goals against average and a .929 save percentage, including one shutout. In six of the games he started, Ingram held the opposition to two goals or fewer.
Ingram’s terrific play helped the Blazers to a 7-4-0-1 record through January and vaulted the Club into a playoff position. The 6’1″, 212 lb netminder earned an impressive five first star honours as well as an additional second star selection in January. Ingram was also nominated for the Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week award (January 12th – January 18th).
Ingram is in his first WHL campaign with the Kamloops Blazers and has posted a 13-12-1-3 record with two shutouts in 33 career regular season contests.
These accomplishments make Connor Ingram a deserving choice as the VAUGHN WHL Goaltender of the Month for January.
2014-15 VAUGHN WHL Goaltender of the Month
January: Connor Ingram, Kamloops Blazers
December: Cody Porter, Vancouver Giants
November: Daniel Wapple, Regina Pats
September/October: Jackson Whistle, Kelowna Rockets