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Evan Buitenhuis (G)

Wichita Thunder

Name: Evan Buitenhuis
Number: 30
Pos.: G
Shoots: L
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Birthdate: 1993-07-01
Birthplace: Burlington, ON

Biography

Buitenhuis is coming off a fantastic season where he was named to the 2020-21 All-ECHL Second Team. The Burlington, Ontario native led the league in goals-against (2.29) and save percentage (.931). He finished with a 16-6-0-4 record in 27 combined games between Wichita, Utah and Florida. He was acquired in a trade on March 23 from the Florida Everblades. 

The third-year netminder began his career with the Worcester Railers, where he played for two seasons. During his rookie campaign in 2018-19, he went 10-9-4 with a 2.37 goals-against average and .928 save percentage.

Prior to turning pro, Buitenhuis played four seasons at Hamilton College. He went 37-17-12, sporting a 1.67 goals-against average and .944 save percentage, which led all of NCAA D-III in both categories. He was awarded the Jack B. Riffle Award in 2018 as the best male athlete in his graduating class.

View Game By Game Stats Goalie Stats

Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP GA Mins Saves GAA SV% W L T OTL SOL TXT_ABBREV_SHUTOUT
2021-22 Regular Season Wichita Thunder 28 76 1581 870 2.88 0.920 9 15 0 3 0 1
2020-21 Regular Season Wichita Thunder 21 44 1208 654 2.19 0.937 15 5 0 0 1 3
2020-21 Regular Season Florida Everblades 1 4 59 28 4.06 0.875 0 1 0 0 0 0
2020-21 Regular Season Utah Grizzlies 5 9 225 87 2.40 0.906 1 0 0 0 3 0
2019-20 Regular Season Worcester Railers 39 121 2145 1028 3.38 0.895 14 19 0 1 0 1
2018-19 Regular Season Worcester Railers 28 60 1518 768 2.37 0.928 10 9 0 3 1 1
Playoff Stats
Season Team GP GA Mins Saves GAA SV% W L T OTL SOL TXT_ABBREV_SHUTOUT
2021 Playoffs Wichita Thunder 5 14 301 138 2.79 0.908 2 2 0 1 0 0

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