Joe Miller
Joe Miller


Plymouth, Minn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 191


Sioux City - USHL


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Mariucci Classic: Minnesota vs Niagara 12.30.2011

Mariucci Classic: Minnesota vs Niagara 12.30.2011

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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.


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