Name: Nick Swaney
USHL Team: Waterloo Black Hawks
NCAA Commitment: University of Minnesota Duluth (NCHC)
Youth Team: Lakeville South (USHS)
Hometown: Lakeville, MN
USHL Forward of the Week (12/14/15)... USHL Forward of the Week (2/1/16)... 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)... USHL Forward of the Week (12/5/16)... Named to USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game (12/13/16)... Gold Medal at World Junior A Challenge (12/17/16)... Named to World Junior A Challenge All-Star Team (12/17/16)... USHL Forward of the Week (1/2/17)... Credited with 1 goal in the USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game (1/10/17)... Ranked 182nd among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings (1/18/17)... Ranked 138th among North American skaters on NHL Central Scouting Final Rankings (4/11/17)... Finished 10th in USHL scoring in 2016-17 with 51 points (26G, 25A) in 47 games... 2017 All-USHL Second 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