EVERETT, Wash. – The Everett Silvertips (@WHLSilvertips) of the Western Hockey League and general manager Garry Davidson announced today that right wing Keith Anderson has been recalled from the Alberni Valley Bulldogs (BCHL).
Anderson, 19, was originally listed by the Silvertips and previously skated in 39 career WHL games with the Victoria Royals, scoring a goal and adding five assists along with 37 penalty minutes. He skated in 33 games with six points and a +3 rating for the Royals last season, who captured the league’s Scotty Munro Memorial Trophy for top record in the regular season.
With Alberni Valley, the 6-foot-4, 205 pound forward has eight points (4g-4a) in 29 games and last season added four points in 12 games for the Vernon Vipers (BCHL).
The native of Hermiston, Ore. Was originally selected in the sixth round (115th overall) by Victoria in the 2012 WHL Bantam Draft.
The Silvertips return home for a five-day layoff and next host the Portland Winterhawks this Friday at XFINITY Arena, starting at 7:35 p.m. for Hockey Happy Hour presented by Broad Stroke. Doors will open at 6pm, and ticket / beverage packages are on sale at www.everettsilvertips.com/ticketpromos.