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Strauss Mann named ECHL Goaltender of the Week

While on assignment with the Wichita Thunder, San Jose Sharks goaltending prospect Strauss Mann has been named the ECHL’s Goaltender of the Week for the week ending on Jan. 8. In the last week, Mann posted a 2-0-0 record, a .965 save percentage (SV%) and 1.42 goals-against average (GAA). This is his second league award in the ECHL, as he was named the ECHL’s Rookie of the Month in October 2022.

The 24-year-old netminder has played with both the San Jose Barracuda of the American Hockey League and the ECHL’s Wichita Thunder this season. With the Thunder, Mann has posted a 6-1-1 record in eight appearances, with a 2.