Local connections dot USHL draft
The United States Hockey League wrapped up its two-day draft Tuesday with a busy Phase 2.
By drafting a player, the team owns that player’s rights if he decides to play in the USHL. The player can decide not to play juniors.
Riley Tufte, Blaine (UMD recruit); Fargo; Mitchell Mattson, Grand Rapids; Bloomington
John Stampohar, Grand Rapids; Dubuque; Ash Altmann, Duluth East; Sioux Falls; Luke Dow, Duluth Marshall; Sioux City
Cole Koepke, Hermantown; Chicago
Hunter Shepard, Grand Rapids; Lincoln
Kobe Roth, Warroad (UMD recruit); Des Moines
Josh Laframboise, Regina, Saskatchewan (UMD recruit); Des Moines
Phelan Shaw, Calgary, Alberta (UMD recruit); Sioux Falls; Aaron Miller, Superior; Waterloo
Darian Romanko, Shoreview, Minn. (Minnesota Wilderness); Madison; Andrew Kerr, Duluth East; Dubuque; Scott Perunovich, Hibbing-Chisholm; Cedar Rapids
Micah Miller, Grand Rapids; Des Moines
Alex Fredberg, New Brighton, Minn. (Minnesota Wilderness); Madison
Wyatt Aamodt, Hermantown; Chicago