Name: Matt Hellickson
USHL Team: Sioux City Musketeers
NCAA Commitment: University of Notre Dame (Hockey East)
Youth Team: Rogers High (USHS)
Hometown: St. Louis Park, MN
Bio: C-rated skater on NHL Central Scouting Preliminary List (10/4/16)... USHL Defenseman of the Week (10/24/16)... C-rated skater on NHL Central Scouting Players to Watch List (11/16/16)... Named to U.S. Junior Select Team for World Junior A Challenge (11/22/16)... Named to USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game (12/13/16)... Gold Medal at World Junior A Challenge (12/17/16)... USHL Defenseman of the Week (3/27/17)
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 15th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2016-17. 30 or more players from the USHL have been selected in four consecutive NHL Drafts, and more than 400 players on team rosters last season committed to NCAA Division I schools, further establishing the USHL as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent.
Tag(s): NHL Draft