Name: Dayton Rasmussen
USHL Team: Chicago Steel
NCAA Commitment: University of Denver (NCHC)
Youth Team: Colorado Thunderbirds (T1EHL)
Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN
Bio: 2015 U.S. Under-18 Select Team Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament (8/10/15)... USHL All-Rookie Second Team (5/10/16)... 2016 Clark Cup Champion... Named to NHL Central Scouting Future List (7/26/16)... C-rated skater on NHL Central Scouting Preliminary List (10/4/16)... B-rated goaltender 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)... Credited with 14 saves in the USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game (1/10/17)... Ranked 6th among North American goaltenders on NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings (1/18/17)... Ranked 6th among North American goaltenders on NHL Central Scouting Final Rankings (4/11/17)... 2017 Clark Cup champion
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