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.
Men's Hockey vs. Alberta 10-1-17
A two-year player with the USA Hockey National Team Development Program • skated with Gophers teammate Nate Knoepke • competed at the 2016 USA Hockey/CCM All-American Prospects Game • previously played at Shattuck-St. Mary's and helped the program win the 2014 Toyota/USA Hockey Tier I Youth National Championship -- SSM's first national Bantam title • played with fellow Gopher Brannon McManus at Shattuck-St. Mary's.
Helped the U.S. Men’s National Under-18 Team to a gold medal at the 2017 Under-18 Men’s World Championship • won back-to-back gold medals at the 2016 and 2017 Under-18 Five Nations Tournament with the U.S. National Under-18 Team • claimed bronze medals at the 2016 Under-18 Five Nations Tournament and the 2017 Under-18 Four Nations Tournament • also skated at the 2015 World Under-18 Challenge with the U.S. National Under-17 Team.
Born on April 4, 1999 in Prior Lake, Minn. • native of Prior Lake, Minn. • son of Dan and Christina Reedy • has one brother, Will, and one sister, Grace • selected with the 102nd overall pick by the San Jose Sharks in the fourth round of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft • the fifth Gopher Hockey player selected by San Jose and Minnesota’s highest draft pick by the Sharks organization.
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.
Penn State Spoils Gophers' Home Opener
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.
Gopher Hockey Live: PSU
Follow the action as the Gophers kick off Big Ten play on Friday against Penn State. Game time is set for 7 pm.