Mariucci Classic: Minnesota vs Niagara 12.30.2011
2011-12 Senior Season: Skated in 10 games and had one goal team was 6-4-0 when he played made his season debut against Michigan Tech (12/10) and scored his only goal of the season goal was third of his career and first since Jan. 2, 2009.
2010-11 Junior Season: Skated in 13 games team was 6-5-2 when he played made season debut in 2-1 win against St. Cloud State (10/24) led team forwards with two blocked shots against Wisconsin (11/5) did not see action for 16 games from Nov. 19-Feb.5 played in the team's final eight regular-season games and both playoff games against Alaska Anchorage named to the WCHA All-Academic team.
2009-10 Sophomore Season: Saw action in 13 games and did not record a point put a shot on goal in 11 of 13 games played had a season-high three shots against Michigan State (11/28) and Northern Michigan (1/3) only committed one penalty all season primarily played left wing earned his second letter.
2008-09 Freshman Season: Appeared in 16 games, including at least one game in 11 of the last 12 weekend series scored the team's second goal in a 4-4 tie against Michigan State (11/29) collected an empty net goal against Brown (1/2) assisted the second goal in a 5-3 win over Minnesota Duluth (2/28) put a season-high three shots on goal in Dodge Holiday Classic title game against Northeastern (1/3) earned his first letter.
HIGH SCHOOL: Led the Sioux City Musketeers of the USHL in scoring in 2007-08 with 23-26--49 in 60 games received the USHL's Curt Hammer Award, which is presented to the most gentlemanly player both on and off the ice awarded Sioux City's seventh man award for full commitment to being a team player scored four goals in four playoff games with Sioux City played with Lincoln and Sioux Falls of the USHL in 2006-07 finalist for Minnesota Mr. Hockey Award following senior season at Wayzata High School in 2005-06 prep teammates with former Gophers Tony Lucia and Kevin Wehrs named to Minneapolis Star Tribune All-Metro team and All-Conference as a senior helped team to a fourth place finish at state tournament as a sophomore head coach was Carl Davis All-state and All-Conference running back in football while helping team to a state championship also participated in track.
PERSONAL: Business and Marketing Education major lists most memorable sports thrills as playing in state high school hockey tournament and winning state high school football championship son of John and Rose Miller born September 11, 1987.
Pick Your Packs Now on Sale
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Remembering Former Gov. Wendell Anderson
Anderson was a Gopher Hockey alum and won a silver medal as a member of the 1956 U.S. Olympic Team.
Ward Joins Sabres Coaching Staff
A defenseman for the Gophers, Ward was a three-year letter winner who played in 70 career games with seven points.