Gopher Recruits

This page is summary of who the freshman we THINK will be coming for 2018/19. Future recruits that have committed to the UofM. Players Minnesota is keeping eye on that have not committed to a school yet.

2018/19 Freshman? (not official)

Sammy Walker 5’10” 179
Position: Forward
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Edina – Lincoln (USHL)
Twitter: @walker_sammy10

Sam Huff 6’1″ 181
Position: Forward
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Maple Grove – Minot (NAHL)
Twitter: @samhuff22

Blake McLaughlin 6’0″ 161
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Chicago (USHL)
Twitter: @blakemclaughli5

Garrett Wait 6’0″ 189
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Waterloo (USHL)
Incoming: 2018
Twitter: @Gwait17

Robbie Stucker 6’3″ 185
Position: Defense
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Chicago (USHL)
Twitter: @rob_stucks3

Future Recruits

Kaden Bohlsen 6’2″ 170
Position: Forward
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Shattuck U16
Incoming: 2019
Twitter: @kadenbohlsen12

Ben Brinkman 6’0″ 174
Position: Defense
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Edina
Incoming: 2019
Twitter: @brinkyy17

Jack Jensen 5’11” 170
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Eden Prairie
Incoming: 2019
Twitter: @Jack_Jensen12

Mike Koster 5’9″ 159
Position: Defense
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Chaska
Incoming: 2019
Twitter: @mikekoster04

Jaxon Nelson 6’4″ 208
Position: Forward
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Sioux Falls (USHL)
Incoming: 2019

Nik Norman 5’9″ 155
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Shattuck U16
Incoming: 2019
Twitter: @niknormann

Jake Boltmann
Position: Defense
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Edina
Incoming: 2020
Twitter: @Boltmann10

Jake Braccini 5’11” 170
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Buffalo
Incoming: 2020
Twitter: @BracciniJake

Aaron Huglen 5’9″ 150
Position: Forward
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Roseau
Incoming: 2020
Twitter: @aaronhuglen_8

Rhett Pitlick 5’8″ 155
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Chaska
Incoming: 2020

Jared Moe 6’3″ 205
Position: Goalie
Catches: Right
Current Team: Waterloo (USHL)
Incoming: 2019
Twitter: @MoeJared

Colin Schmidt 6’4″ 205
Position: Forward
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Wayzata – Team Northwest (Elite League)
Incoming: 2019
Twitter: @colinschmidt03

Joe Miller 5’7″ 130
Position: Forward
Shoots: Right
Current Team: Blake
Incoming: 2021
Twitter: @Jhmiller10

Jake Ratzlaff 6’2″ 190
Position: Defense
Shoots:
Current Team: Rosemount
Incoming: 2021
Twitter: @ratzlaff_15

Noah Tussey 5’10” 160
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Stillwater
Incoming: 2021
Twitter: @noah_tussey7

Nick Williams 6’0″ 210
Position: Defense
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Edina
Incoming: 2021
Twitter: @nick_williams65

Chaz Lucius 5’9″ 150
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Gentry Academy (Bantam)
Incoming: 2022

Cruz Lucius 5’3″ 130
Position: Forward
Shoots: Left
Current Team: Gentry Academy (Bantam)
Incoming: 2022

Players to Watch

Forwards

Owen Baumgartner (Shattuck bantams)
Tyler Rollwagon (Shattuck U-16)
Griffin Streeter (Shattuck U-16)

Defense

Chase Hartje (Bemidji)
Jack Lagerstrom (Shattuck U-16)
Jack Olsen (Lakeville South)
Hank Sorensen (Waterloo-USHL)
John Stampohar (Grand Rapids)

Goalies

Jake Begley (Hill-Murray)
Ryan Ullan (NTDP U-17)