Stefanos Lekkas, Sioux Falls Stampede
The 18-year-old allowed just one goal over two starts to lead the Stampede to a pair of victories. He turned away all 19 shots in Friday’s 5-0 win against the Des Moines Buccaneers to post his first USHL career shutout. He followed up with 29 saves on Saturday in the 5-1 victory over the Waterloo Black Hawks, allowing the lone goal on a Waterloo power play. Lekkas has won three of his last four starts and is ranked eighth among USHL goaltenders with a 2.64 goals-against-average. The Elburn, Illinois native is product of the Chicago Mission and Team Illinois youth hockey organizations. He is committed to play collegiate hockey at the University of Vermont.
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