SBK HOCKEY/GOALTENDER OF THE WEEK
A.J. Underwood – Austin Bruins
Austin goaltender A.J. Underwood backstopped the Bruins to a two-game sweep over Owatonna, turning aside 58 of 59 shots. On Friday, the Grand Rapids, Minn., native made all 21 saves in a 2-0 victory. The next night, the 19-year-old stopped 37 shots as the Bruins downed the Express, 6-1.
“The entire season A.J. has been working hard and patiently waiting for his opportunity, and last weekend he definitely rose to the challenge,” said Bruins head coach Chris Tok. “It’s great to see a player of such high character have success.”