The 26 year old scored five goals, added two assists and was a +7 as Kalamazoo went 3-1-0 in four games last week.
Daavettila scored a goal in a 4-1 win at Trenton on Thursday then notched his first professional hat trick while also adding an assist in an 8-5 victory against Greenville on Saturday. He ended the week with a goal and an assist in a 6-3 win at Toledo on Sunday.
A native of Howell, Michigan, Daavettlia has 46 points (19g-27a) in 48 games with the K-Wings this season. He also saw action in one AHL game with Grand Rapids.
Last season, Daavettila scored 49 points (19g-30a) in 51 regular-season games with Kalamazoo and added five points (3g-2a) in five Kelly Cup Playoff games. He appeared in 20 games with the K-Wings in the International Hockey League in 2008-09, scoring 18 points (9g-9a). He has played in 16 career AHL games with Grand Rapids and Adirondack scoring three points (1g-2a).
On behalf of Trent Daavettila a case of pucks will be donated to a Kalamazoo 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 23,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.
Also Nominated: Stephane Goulet (Bakersfield), Akim Aliu (Gwinnett), Jordan Morrison (Ontario), John Scrymgeour (Reading), Jarrett Konkle (Stockton), Mike Hedden (Toledo), Simon Ferguson (Utah) and Matt Butcher (Victoria).
|Oct. 15-17||Michael Dubuc||Elmira Jackals|
|Oct. 18-24||Derek Nesbitt||Gwinnett Gladiators|
|Oct. 25-31||Nick Petersen||Wheeling Nailers|
|Nov. 1-7||Ryan Garbutt||Gwinnett Gladiators|
|Nov. 8-14||Brad Snetsinger||Utah Grizzlies|
|Nov. 15-21||Wes Goldie||Alaska Aces|
|Nov. 22-28||Brett Parnham||Utah Grizzlies|
|Nov. 29-Dec. 5||Francis Lemieux||Florida Everblades|
|Dec. 6-13||Tyler Mosienko||Las Vegas Wranglers|
|Dec. 13-19||Ryan Ginand||Trenton Devils|
|Dec. 20-26||Matt Beca||Florida Everblades|
|Dec. 27-Jan. 2||Scott Howes||Alaska Aces|
|Jan. 3-9||Rob Ricci||South Carolina Stingrays|
|Jan. 10-16||Bretton Cameron||Stockton Thunder|
|Jan. 17-23||Marty Flichel||Idaho Steelheads|
|Jan. 24-30||Nick Petersen||Wheeling Nailers|
|Jan. 31-Feb. 6||Mike Hedden||Toledo Walleye|