Alex Swetlikoff invited to Vegas Golden Knights Development Camp

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Everett Silvertips alum Alex Swetlikoff will be attending Vegas Golden Knights Development Camp for the week of July 11.

Swetlikoff, who played in his final season of junior eligibility in 2021-22, led the Silvertips in scoring with 33 goals and 51 assists for 84 points in 68 games- a marker that finished tenth overall in the Western Hockey League. He and Jacob Wright are the only two Everett players to appear in every regular season contest this year. His 17 powerplay goals were second-most in the WHL behind only Red Deer’s Ben King, while adding 14 powerplay assists. Swetlikoff also registered a goal and assist while shorthanded, logging key minutes at all three strengths for Everett.

A pre-season acquisition in a trade from Kelowna, Swetlikoff co-earned the Coach’s Award with Ronan Seeley at the Silvertips Team Awards on Apr. 8. His prowess on face-offs, shot generation (led the team with 273 shots on goal) and scorer’s touch contributed to his successful overager campaign.

Swetlikoff joins fellow Silvertip Ben Hemmerling at Development Camp. Hemmerling was selected by Vegas 177th overall in the sixth round of the NHL Draft on Friday, July 8. Swetlikoff will wear the number 37 at camp. Hemmerling will wear number 63.

From the Vegas Golden Knights’ release:

The Vegas Golden Knights announced today, July 9, the roster for the team’s 2022 Development Camp presented by Martin-Harris Construction at City National Arena, which will be held from Monday, July 11 through Saturday, July 16. The 2022 Development Camp roster features 44 players, including 24 forwards, 16 defensemen and four goaltenders.

Both ice sheets at City National Arena will be in use during Development Camp, and all practice sessions are open to the public.

: Daniil Bourash, Jakub Brabenec, Brendan Brisson, Daniel D’Amato, Zach Dean, Ryder Donovan, Mark Estapa, Connor Ford, Patrick Guay, Jordan Gustafson, Ben Hemmerling, Marcus Kallionkieli, Jackson Hallum, Joey Larson, Justin Lies, Ryan McAllister, Ivan Morozov, Nolan Moyle, Nick Poisson, Nolan Ritchie, Matyas Sapovaliv, Wilmer Skoog, Carter Souch, Alex Swetlikoff

Defensemen: Layton Ahac, Daniil Chayka, Artur Cholach, Connor Corcoran, Lukas Cormier, Noah De La Durantaye, Noah Ellis, Joe Fleming, Jacob Guevin, Steve Holtz, Kaedan Korczak, Luke Krys, Will Riedell, Jace Weir, Abram Wiebe, Cooper Wylie

Goaltenders: Carl Lindbom, Isaiah Saville, Jesper Vikman, Cameron Whitehead

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