SAMPO RANTA
North American Skater - SIOUX CITY, USHL
Final Rank:18Midterm Rank:23
Position:Left WingShoots:Left
Height:6' 2"Weight:199
Born:May 31, 2000
Born in:Naantali, FIN
Drafted: 2018: COL (3rd Round / 78th Overall) 

• In his sophomore season with the Sioux City Musketeers of the USHL, Ranta finished third on the team in goals and second in points (tied) after producing 23-14—37 in 53 GP.

• Ranta was a member of Finland’s gold medal-winning team at the 2018 Under-18 World Championship (1-1—2 in 7 GP) and represented his country at the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial (1-1—2 in 4 GP).

• Models his style of play after Sabres forward Jack Eichel.

• Has committed to the University of Wisconsin for the 2018-19 season.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019FINLAND (2018 WORLD JUNIOR SUMMER SHOWCASE)NACAMP52132
2017-2018SIOUX CITYUSHL5323143724
2017-2018FIN (2018 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR71124
2017-2018FIN U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2017)ITLTOUR41120
2017-2018FIN U18 (5-Nations tournament in Plymouth 2018)ITLTOUR40224
2016-2017SIOUX CITYUSHL306394
2015-2016EC SALZBURG U18RBHRC U18192092912
2015-2016EC SALZBURG 2RBHS U2043250