Name: Nate Knoepke
USHL Team: Team USA
NCAA Commitment: University of Minnesota (Big Ten)
Youth Team: Lakeville South (USHS)
Hometown: Farmington, MN
Bio: Named to USA Hockey/CCM All-American Prospects Game (9/22/16)... Scored 1 goal in USA Hockey/CCM All-American Prospects Game (9/22/16)... B-rated skater on NHL Central Scouting Preliminary List (10/4/16)... B-rated skater on NHL Central Scouting Players to Watch List (11/16/16)... Ranked 106th among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings (1/18/17)... Ranked 79th among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Final Rankings (4/11/17)... won gold medal with Team USA at U18 World Junior Championship
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