This week the Great Western Futures Super Camp USHL Goalie of the Week is Jake Barczewski of the Tri-City Storm. Ever since teammate Isaiah Saville suffered an injury on January 9th Jake Barczewski has remained unbeatable. Muskegon led 2-1 when Saville exited that game 5:21 into the second period. Barczewski stopped all 11 shots he saw to pick up the win. His dominance carried on to his next game, Friday night, when his Storm topped the Youngstown Phantoms, 7-3. On Saturday, he kept the Des Moines Buccaneers at bay with a 7-4 victory. Sunday he stopped 23 of the 25 Sioux City Musketeers’ shots he faced in regulation and let in only one goal in the resulting 16 round shootout secure the Tri-City Storm win, 3-2.
Jake Barczewski’s statistics stand at:
W:13 L:5 T:0 GAA: 2.79 SV%: 0.904
Jake Barczewski (20) is a product of O'Fallon, MO. His youth hockey was spent refining his craft within the Tier 1 Elite Hockey league. He played for the St Louis AAA Blues. In 2016, Barczewski broke into the Juniors and began playing with the Janesville Jets. He played 35 games in the NAHL and achieved a 1.94 GAA. Ultimately his play led to him being drafted #34 overall by Tri-City Storm in the 2017 USHL Entry Draft. Jake has committed to Canisius College beginning in the 2019 season.
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