CASEY MITTELSTADT
North American Skater - MINNESOTA, BIG10
Final Rank:3Midterm Rank:5
Position:CenterShoots:Left
Height:6' 0"Weight:199
Born:November 22, 1998Hometown:Eden Prairie, Minn.
Born in:Edina, MN, USA
Drafted: 2017: BUF (1st Round / 8th Overall) 

• Mittelstadt skated for his hometown Eden Prairie High School in 2016-17, leading the team in goals (21), assists (43) and points (64) in 25 games. He also spent time with the Green Bay Gamblers of the USHL, averaging more than a point per game (13-17—30 in 24 GP).

• Mittelstadt was named the winner of Minnesota’s Mr. Hockey Award in 2016-17 as the top senior high school hockey player in the state. Recent winners who have made an impact in the NHL include Florida Panthers forward Nick Bjugstad (2010), New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy (2009) and New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (2007).

• In 2015-16, Mittelstadt split his season between Eden Prairie High School – where he led the team in goals (22), assists (37) and points (59) – and the USA Under-18 National Team Development Program – where he collected 7-6—13 in 13 contests.

• Internationally, Mittelstadt represented Team USA at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial (3-4—7 in 4 GP) and helped his country earn a bronze medal at the 2016 Under-18 World Championship (4-5—9 in 7 GP).

• A dynamic offensive player, Mittelstadt models his style of play after New York Islanders forward John Tavares and Dallas Stars forward Tyler Seguin.

• Mittelstadt has committed to University of Minnesota for the 2017-18 season.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2017-2018UNITED STATES (2018 WJC Championships)NATOUR747112
2016-2017EDEN PRAIRIEHIGH-MN252143648
2016-2017GREEN BAYUSHL241317302
2015-2016EDEN PRAIRIEHIGH-MN2522375916
2015-2016TEAM SOUTH EASTUMWHSEL1914274124
2015-2016USA U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2015)ITLTOUR43474
2015-2016TEAM USAUSHL22022
2014-2015EDEN PRAIRIEHIGH-MN252225474
2014-2015TEAM SOUTH EASTUMWHSEL201414288