Quinnipiac men's ice hockey goalie Michael Garteig was named the ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, as announced by the league office.
In a series sweep of No. 9 UMass Lowell, Garteig improved to 3-1-0 on the season. On Friday, Oct. 18, Garteig stopped 21 of UMass Lowell's 22 shots on goal in a 3-1 win at Tsongas Arena. On Saturday, Oct. 19, in the Bobcats' home opener, Garteig stopped 23 of the River Hawks' 24 shots on goal in another 3-1 win.
On Tuesday night, Garteig was in net again for the Bobcats' home tilt against Bentley. Garteig was solid again, earning his fourth straight victory. He improves to 4-1-0 with a 1.81 goals-against average and a .913 save percentage.
Quinnipiac returns to action this weekend when it takes on Holy Cross in a two-game series. The Bobcats travel to Worcester, Mass. on Friday, Oct. 25 before hosting the Crusaders on Saturday, Oct. 26 at 4 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.