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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)


12/08/2017

Rinkside: Nanne Seizing Opportunity with Gophers

The No. 7 Gopher Hockey program is on the road this weekend for their third-straight Big Ten Conference series, taking on No. 15 Ohio State in Columbus to conclude the first half of the season.

12/05/2017

Lindgren, Mittelstadt Named to U.S. National Junior Team

The University of Minnesota enters this year’s tournament having boasted representatives at 39 of 41 IIHF World Junior Championships.

12/01/2017

Gophers Open Border Battle with 5-4 Win

Ten different players earned a point for Minnesota as they escaped with a Big Ten series-opening victory

11/18/2017

Sheehy's Overtime Goal Seals Sweep of Harvard

Minnesota needed 50 shots against Harvard's Merrick Madsen but claimed a 2-1 victory and series sweep.

11/17/2017

Gophers Pick Up Sixth-Straight Home Win

Casey Mittelstadt led the way with a goal and an assist while Brent Gates Jr., Rem Pitlick and Steve Johnson also recorded goals for the Maroon & Gold.

11/17/2017

Gophers vs. Harvard (11/17/17)

Gophers vs. Harvard (11/17/17)

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

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Career Stats

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.

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