ADDISON, Ill.- In a week that saw remarkable goaltending and stellar saves, the Chicago Crush organization is proud to announce that Johnny Augusta has been named the Midwest Division Goalie of the Week. Augusta's stellar performance in the game against Decatur on January 13 has not only secured his personal victory but has also elevated the spirits of the entire Chicago Crush organization.
Facing 29 shots from the opposition, Augusta showcased his exceptional skills with an impressive 27 saves, leading the Crush to a third consecutive victory. This outstanding achievement reflects Augusta's dedication, resilience, and unwavering commitment to excellence on the ice.
As the backbone of the Chicago Crush Elite, Augusta's contribution has been nothing short of extraordinary throughout the season. With a current record of 6-3-0-1, he has proven time and again that he is a force to be reckoned with in the crease. His save percentage stands at an impressive .915, a testament to his ability to stand composed under pressure and make crucial saves when it matters the most.
Let's delve into Johnny's season statistics for the Elite 2023-2024 season:
Games Played: 11
Ties : 0
Overtime Losses: 0
Shootout Losses: 1
Minutes Played: 645
Goals Against: 28
Goals Against Average: 2.61
Save Percentage: 0.915
Johnny Augusta's consistent performance has not only earned him personal accolades but has also played a pivotal role in the Chicago Crush Elite's success this season. As an organization, we extend our heartfelt congratulations to Johnny for this well-deserved recognition as the Midwest Division Goalie of the Week.
The entire Chicago Crush organization looks forward to witnessing more exceptional saves and victories as Johnny Augusta continues to exemplify excellence on the ice. We are proud to have him as a key player and look forward to a season filled with more thrilling saves and accomplishments. Congratulations, Johnny!