Jacksonville Sports Day

ECHL: South Carolina’s Milner named CCM Goaltender of the Week

Parker Milner of the South Carolina Stingrays is 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.

The Jacksonville Icemen announced forward Elgin Pearce and Defenseman Jake Kulevich have been recalled by AHL affiliate, The Manitoba Moose Hockey Club.

Pearce, 26, has 50 points (23G, 27A) in 61 games for the Icemen. The Port Coquitlam, BC native previously registered one assist in three appearances for the Moose this season.

Kulevich, 25, has spent the majority of his first professional season with the Moose recording one assist and a plus-seven rating in 26 games. The Marblehead, MA product collected two assists in eight games for the Icemen.

Jacksonville closes out a seven-game road stretch Thursday in Orlando at 7 p.m. ET. The team returns home to host South Carolina on Friday, March 30th at 7:30 p.m. ET.

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