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Daavettila named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week


Trent Daavettila of the Colorado Eagles is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Dec. 16-22. It is the second time in Daavettila’s ECHL career that he has won the weekly honor.

 

Daavettila scored four goals and added four assists last week, helping the Eagles to a 2-0-1 record in three games at San Francisco.

 

The 29-year-old tallied two points (1g-1a) in a 6-3 win on Friday, notched three assists in a 4-3 shootout loss on Saturday and ended the week with a hat trick in a 6-4 victory on Sunday.

 

A native of Howell, Mich., Daavettila is on a nine-game point streak (7g-11a) since Dec. 6 and he is second in the ECHL with 33 points (12g-21a) in 28 games this season.

 

Daavettila has 303 points (100g-203a) in 289 career ECHL games with Colorado and Kalamazoo and he has added 56 points (16g-40a) in 43 games during the Kelly Cup Playoffs. Daavettila also has seen action in 19 career American Hockey League games with Adirondack, Grand Rapids and St. John’s, recording four points (1g-3a).

 

On behalf of Trent Daavettila, a case of pucks will be donated to a Colorado youth hockey organization by Sher-Wood Hockey, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Sher-Wood Hockey has donated more than 29,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.

           

Runners Up: Tom Zanoski, Evansville (3 gp, 2g, 6a, 8 pts.) and Justin Vaive, Greenville (3 gp, 4g, 2a, 6 pts.)

           

Also Nominated: Ross Ring-Jarvi (Alaska), Joel Broda (Bakersfield), Simon Danis-Pepin (Fort Wayne), David de Kastrozza (Idaho), Eric Kattelus (Kalamazoo), John Armstrong (Las Vegas), Kyle Kraemer (Ontario), Wayne Simpson (South Carolina), Corey Trivino (Stockton), Pat Mullane (Toledo) and Vinny Scarsella (Utah).

 

PREVIOUS WINNERS

 

WEEK PLAYER TEAM
     
Oct. 18-20 Jamie MacQueen Utah Grizzlies
     
Oct. 21-27 Anthony Nigro Idaho Steelheads
     
Oct. 28-Nov. 3 Wade Megan Cincinnati Cyclones
     
Nov. 4-10 Marc Hagel South Carolina Stingrays
     
Nov. 11-17 Dan DaSilva Ontario Reign
     
Nov. 18-24 Zack Torquato Wheeling Nailers
     
Nov. 25-Dec. 1 Kyle Kraemer Ontario Reign
     
Dec. 2-8 Andrew Cherniwchan South Carolina Stingrays
     
Dec. 9-15 Andrew Clark Stockton Thunder