Ivan Zivlak, a 2002-born defenseman from Sweden, has committed to the Merrimack men’s hockey team for next season.
In 13 games this season for Linköping HC J20, Zivlak has one goal and five assists. Last season for the J20 team he appeared in 34 games with four goals and four assists.
Internationally, Zivlak has played for Sweden’s U16 and U17 national teams. Zivlak was eligible for the 2020 NHL Draft and was listed by some outlets in their rankings, but he went undrafted; he remains eligible for the 2021 NHL Draft.