This week the USHL Goalie of the Week is Jakub Dobes of the Omaha Lancers. Dobes played in three games over the weekend and helped secure to victories for the Lancers.
The weekend started a bit rough when Dobes allowed three of the four goals posted by the Sioux Falls Stampede. He found redemption on Saturday when he came in to relieve fellow Omaha netminder, Cooper Black after he let two Stampeders score within the first five minutes. Dobes closed out the game allowing just one of the 22 shots he encountered. Having earned his stripes, Coach Wilkie started him on Sunday against the Fargo Force where kept 23 of 24 shots to secure the Lancer win.
Jakub Dobes’s USHL leading current statistics are:
W:3, L:1, T:0, SO:0, GAA:1.61, SV%:0.939
Jakub Dobes (19) is an import from Vitkovice, Czech Republic. He spent his youth playing with HC Vitkovice and Pirati Chomutov. Upon locating to the US, Jakub played with the St. Louis AAA Blues (T!EHL) and De Smet Jesuit High School. Dobes began his Junior career with the Topeka Pilots of the NAHL. Jakub has made his NCAA commitment to Ohio State beginning in 2021.
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