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Casey Mittelstadt
Casey  Mittelstadt

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Eden Prairie, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 201

Position:
Forward

Junior Team:
Green Bay (USHL)


10/15/2017

McManus' Hat Trick Lifts 'U' to Victory

Eleven Gophers tallied points in the game while Eric Schierhorn picked up the win in his 78th-straight start for Minnesota, setting a new program record.

10/06/2017

Freshman Faceoff: Casey Mittelstadt

The eighth overall pick by Buffalo in this summer's NHL entry draft, Mittelstadt unofficially tallied the first score of the year for Minnesota.

10/01/2017

Gophers Top Alberta in Exhibition Opener

Casey Mittelstadt notched three assists and a goal in his first taste of college hockey as the No. 3 Gopher Hockey program unofficially opened the 2017-18 campaign with a 6-2 exhibition win over Alberta.

09/18/2017

Gophers Selected to Pace Big Ten

Team captain Tyler Sheehy was one of two Big Ten players selected as a unanimous pick while he was joined on the list by Ryan Lindgren, Rem Pitlick and newcomer Casey Mittelstadt.

10/07/2017

Men's Hockey vs. Union 10-7-17

Men's Hockey vs. Union 10-7-17

10/01/2017

Men's Hockey vs. Alberta 10-1-17

Men's Hockey vs. Alberta 10-1-17

PRONUNCIATION:



HIGH SCHOOL/JUNIORS
Split the 2016-17 season between Green Bay in the USHL and Eden Prairie High School • closed out his prep career at Eden Prairie by leading the Eagles to the state tournament for the fourth-straight season • the 2017 Mr. Hockey Award recipient • named the 2017 USA Today All-USA Athlete of the Year • repeated as the Associated Press Player of the Year and a First Team All-State honoree as well as the USA Today All-USA Boys Hockey Player of the Year and a First Team selection (2016, 2017) • two-time MSHSL all-state honoree (2016, 2017) • served as captain at Eden Prairie as a senior and alternate captain as a junior • competed at the 2016 USA Hockey/CCM All-American Prospects Game and was named the event's MVP • continues the Eden Prairie pipeline to Minnesota that includes Stanley Cup champion Nick Leddy, Kyle Rau, Nick Seeler and Mitch Rogge.

INTERNATIONAL
Competed at the 2017 World Junior Summer Showcase • helped the U.S. Men’s National Under-18 Team claim a bronze medal at the 2016 IIHF Under-18 Men’s World Championship • skated with the U.S. Under-18 Select Team at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup.

PERSONAL
Born on Nov. 22, 1998 in Eden Prairie, Minn. • native of Eden Prairie, Minn. • son of Tom and Dede Mittelstadt • has two brothers, Luke and John • father played baseball and football at St. Olaf • selected eighth overall by the Buffalo Sabres in the first round of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft • stands as the 20th Gopher selected in the first round and Minnesota’s highest draft pick since 2006.

MORE HEADLINES

McManus Named B1G Third Star

10/17/2017

McManus scored three goals – his first three collegiate tallies – on three shots in the third period including the eventual game-winning goal.

McManus' Hat Trick Lifts 'U' to Victory

10/15/2017

Eleven Gophers tallied points in the game while Eric Schierhorn picked up the win in his 78th-straight start for Minnesota, setting a new program record.

Penn State Spoils Gophers' Home Opener

10/13/2017

No. 7 Gopher Hockey opened its home and Big Ten conference seasons suffering a 3-1 defeat against No. 11 Penn State on Friday evening at 3M Arena at Mariucci.

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