Outhouse named WHL goalie of the month

Victoria Royals’ goaltender Griffen Outhouse of Williams Lake has been named the Vaughn Western Hockey League Goaltender of the Month.

Victoria Royals’ goaltender Griffen Outhouse of Williams Lake has been named the Vaughn Western Hockey League Goaltender of the Month for February, the league announced Tuesday.

Outhouse appeared in six games for the Royals this past month and registered a 5-0-1-0 record with a 1.58 goals against average (GAA), a 0.940 save percentage (SV%) and one shutout.

The five-foot-11, 175 pound rookie netminder has played in 23 games for Victoria this season and has collected a 14-3-3-1 record to go along with four shutouts, a 1.83 GAA and a 0.939 SV%. He currently leads all WHL goaltenders in both GAA and SV%.

Outhouse has contributed to the Royals allowing the second fewest goals in the WHL to this point.

The Royals will wrap-up their four-game road-trip tonight (Friday) in Vancouver for a coastal-clash against the Giants at 7:30 p.m.

Victoria will return home on Saturday, March 5 to take on the Vancouver Giants.