Eric Schierhorn, Muskegon Lumberjacks
Earning his third USHL weekly honor of the season, the goaltender posted a 1.45 GAA and .950 SV% over two games to help the Lumberjacks earn a weekend sweep over the Green Bay Gamblers. He made 33 saves in Friday’s 3-2 overtime win, and then he followed up with a 24-save effort in Saturday’s 3-1 victory. Schierhorn has now won four straight starts and is 5-0-1 over his last six outings. The 19-year-old is third among USHL goaltenders with 23 wins while ranking first with a .927 SV%. His 2.48 GAA is the fifth-best mark in the USHL. The native of Anchorage, Alaska is a product of the Russell Stover youth hockey program and is committed to play college hockey at the University of Minnesota.
Cam Gornet, Sioux City Musketeers
The 19-year-old netminder posted a 1.50 goals-against-average and .962 save percentage in two games to lead the Musketeers to a pair of victories. He made 40 saves in Friday’s 6-3 win against the Sioux Falls Stampede. Gornet then followed up by stopping all 35 shots he faced, including 20 in the third period, during Saturday’s 6-0 win over the Madison Capitols to post his second shutout of the season. It was also his 10th victory of the year for Sioux City. He has won eight of his last 10 starts and now has a 2.33 GAA and .921 SV% over 20 appearances this season. The native of St. Louis, Missouri is a product of the St. Louis AAA Blues youth program.
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