EYECANDYAIR was able to catch up with a member of our goalie family
Jonah Stephenson from Ancaster, Ontario
To do this special exclusive one-on-one interview!
ECA: What inspired you to be a goalie?
JS: I enjoy playing hockey as a player and I wanted to try something new.
ECA: How old were you when you started?
JS: I started playing goalie at age 10.
ECA: What is the highest level you have played?
JS: I play AA right now and am the A/P goalie for a AAA team.
ECA: Did you ever have a goalie coach?
JS: Yes, Adam Balis from Ancaster.
ECA: What style of goaltending do you play?
ECA: How many times a week do you play?
JS: 3-4 times per week with my team, plus lessons when we can fit them in.
ECA: What are your strengths?
JS: Mobility, skating, gloves.
ECA: Care to add weaknesses?
JS: Five hole.
ECA: Who is your favourite NHL goalie?
JS: Martin Brodeur.
ECA: What type of gear are you wearing?
JS: All Vaughn except for Boddam Liberator pads.
ECA: Do you have any game superstitions?
JS: I attach my C&A to my pants.
ECA: Any advice to other goalies out there?
JS: Push yourself to improve.
ECA: Anything else you'd like to add?
JS: Have Fun!
Jonah, that was so much fun! Thanks for taking time to chat with us and share your goaltending experiences and thoughts for all to read.
Best of luck on the ice and enjoy your brand new EYECANDYAIR custom painted goalie mask!
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