PRINCETON, N.J. – Peter MacArthur of the Adirondack Thunder ECHL Player of the Week for March 14-20. MacArthur scored one goal, added seven assists and was a +4 in three games at Orlando last week.
The 30-year-old tallied four assists in a 6-2 win on Thursday, added an assist in a 6-3 loss on Saturday and picked up three points (1g-2a) in a 5-3 loss on Sunday.
A native of Clifton Park, N.Y., MacArthur has 31 points (7g-24a) in 38 games with the Thunder this season. He began the season with Graz EC in Austria where he had seven points (2g-5a) in 26 games.
MacArthur has recorded 83 points (25g-58a) in 79 career ECHL games with Adirondack, Las Vegas and Fresno and he has added 86 points (29g-57a) in 190 career American Hockey League games with Bridgeport, Rockford, San Antonio, Peoria and Lake Erie.
David Shantz of the Wichita Thunder is the ECHL Goaltender of the Week. It is the fifth time in his career that he has received the weekly honor.
The 29-year-old went 2-0-0 with a 1.51 goals-against average and a save percentage of .962 in two appearances last week.
Shantz stopped 36 shots in a 5-1 win against Alaska on Wednesday and made 40 saves in a 4-2 victory over Missouri on Saturday.
A native of Burlington, Ontario, Shantz has appeared in 35 games for the Thunder this season posting a record of 11-20-3 with a 3.07 goals-against average and a save percentage of .897.
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