Name: Clayton Phillips
USHL Team: Fargo Force
NCAA Commitment: University of Minnesota (Big Ten)
Youth Team: Edina (USHS)
Hometown: Edina, MN
Bio: Named to NHL Central Scouting Future List (7/26/16)... Named to USA Hockey Ivan Hlinka Team (9/1/16)... Named to USA Hockey/CCM All-American Prospects Game (9/22/16)... USHL Defenseman of the Week (9/29/16)... 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)... 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)... Ranked 62nd among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings (1/18/17)... Ranked 99th among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Final Rankings (4/11/17)... 2017 USHL All-Rookie Team
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