35 Joey Ballmer
35 - Joey Ballmer
Height: 6-3
Weight: 225
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kalamazoo, Mich.
High School: Jamestown Ironmen
Position: G
Team: Jamestown Ironmen

2015-16

  • Second-Team All-ECAC Northeast
  • Three-time ECAC Northeast Goalie of the Week.
  • Had 17 saves and zero goals let in the first game of the season against Franklin Pierce University (10/31).
  • In the conference game against Wentworth, he had 31 saves (11/11).

2014-15:

  • Voted ECAC Northeast Co-Goaltender of the Year by the league coaches.
  • Also selected First-Team ECAC Northeast All-Conference.
  • Named ECAC Goaltender of the Week four times.
  • Finished the year with a 13-10-1 record
  • Second in the conference with a .938 save percentage and 1.95 goals against average.
  • Recorded three shutouts, including a 5-0 decision over Suffolk (2/28) in the GNAC quarterfinals.

2013-14: 

  • Named USCHO National Freshman Goalie of the Year.
  • Named ECAC Northeast Second Team All-Star and ECAC Northeast All-Rookie Team
  • Started 26 of the Wildcats’ 27 games, playing 1561 minutes in net.
  • Had a .933 save percentage and a goals against average of 2.06.
  • Recorded a trio of shutouts as part of his 17-8-1 record.
  • Heavily involved in community service projects including the Special Olympics.

Before JWU: 

  • Drafted 2nd round, 21st overall in the 2012 USHL draft by Sioux City Musketeers.
  • Started 19 games in net for the Motor City Metal Jackets of the North American Hockey League in 2010-11 season while posting a .900 GAA.
  • Started 39 games for the Jamestown Ironmen of the NAHL while posting a .910 GAA in 2011-12, playing with current Wildcats Cody Sarmiento and Aaron Arm in 2011-2012
  • Played for Sioux City in the United States Hockey League in 2013-14, started 26 games in goal.

GP      GS      MIN    GA     GAA     SV      SV%    W     L     T    WIN %

 25        24      1480:56 58      2.35    669   .920      11     11     3    .500       (2015-16)

24        24      1416:12 46      1.95     696  .938      13     10     1    .563       (2014-15)

26        26      1560:59 54      2.08     751  .993      18      8      1    .673       (2013-14)