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North American Skater
United States
Matthew
Berkovitz
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 180
LAST CLUB TEAM: Ashwaubenon, HIGH-WI
BIRTHDATE: February 16, 1996
MID RANK: 78
HOMETOWN: Ashwaubenon, Wis.
FINAL RANK: 61
BORN IN: Green Bay, WI, USA
• Berkovitz has committed to attend the University of Wisconsin in the fall of 2014.

• He finished second among Ashwaubenon skaters with 37 points (11-26—37) and a plus-16 rating in 24 games in 2013-14. He led the Jaguars with four points (0-4—4) in three playoff games, helping the team advance to the Section 5 championship game. He was the only defenseman and one of eight finalists for the Wisconsin Hockey Coaches Association player of the year award.

• Berkovitz also suited up for Team Wisconsin in the Upper Midwest High School Elite Hockey League in 2013-14, totaling 13 points (3-10—13) in 21 games.

• He was one of the Jaguars’ top two scorers in three of his four seasons with the team, including a team-best 25 points (11-14—25) in 23 games in 2012-13. Berkovitz (7-22—29) finished sixth among Ashwaubenon scorers in his freshman year of 2010-11, seven points behind his older brother, Austin (19-17—36).