Terry Sawchuk Trophy

The Terry Sawchuk Trophy was an annual award presented by the Central Hockey League to recognize the top goaltenders on the league's best defensive team. The trophy was given to the goaltender(s) of the team allowing the fewest goals during the regular season.

Established for the 1976–77 season,[1] the award was named to honor the late Terry Sawchuk.


Year Player Team
Yves Belanger Kansas City Blues
Gord McRae Dallas Black Hawks
1977–78 Doug Grant
Ed Staniowski
Salt Lake Golden Eagles
1978–79 Doug Grant
Terry Richardson
Salt Lake Golden Eagles
1979–80 Jim Park
Richard Brodeur
Indianapolis Checkers
1980–81 Paul Harrison
Ken Ellacott
Dallas Black Hawks
1981–82 Kelly Hrudey
Robert Holland
Indianapolis Checkers
1982–83 Kelly Hrudey
Robert Holland
Indianapolis Checkers