HUNTERSVILLE, NC (April 17, 2019) – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) on Wednesday announced that Mavric Parks of the Birmingham Bulls was selected as the SPHL Goaltender of the Year in a vote of league coaches, general managers and media representatives.
This season, Parks played an integral role in the Bulls’ success and helped the team secure a spot in the playoffs for the first time in the Bulls’ history. Parks led the league’s goaltenders in wins (30), saves (1,300) and shutouts (6). He also had the best SV% (.933) and came in fourth among SPHL goalies for GAA (2.28).
Pensacola’s Brian Billett finished second in the balloting.
Past 5 SPHL Goaltender of the Year Award Winners
2017-18 – Brad Barone, Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs
2016-17 – Sean Bonar, Fayetteville FireAntz
2015-16 – Garrett Bartus, Macon Mayhem
2014-15 – Kyle Rank, Peoria Rivermen
2013-14 – Kyle Rank, Peoria Rivermen