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Velocity Hockey Alumni

The Velocity Hockey Center's training methods and proven results both on and off the ice have attracted many of the top local hockey players from around the state of Minnesota. Many of these players have gone on to be NHL draft picks, Division I and III players and USHL and NAHL players.  Below are some of the names we have trained thus helped with achieving their goals. 

Velocity Hockey NHL Draft Alumni

Player High School Round Team/Year
Keiffer Bellows Edina 1st NY Islanders
Nick Bjugstad Blaine 1st Florida Panthers
Jake Gardiner Minnetonka 1st Anaheim Ducks
Nick Leddy Eden Prairie 1st Minnesota Wild
Ryan McDonagh Cretin 1st NY Rangers
Brock Nelson Warroad 1st NY Islanders
Brady Skjei Lakeville North 1st NY Rangers
Alex Goligoski Grand Rapids 2nd Pittsburgh Penguins
Justin Holl Minnetonka 2nd Chicago Blackhawks
Gustav Oloffson Sweden 2nd Minnesota Wild
Tyler Pitlick Centinnial 2nd Edmonton Oilers
Derek Stepan Shattuck 2nd NY Rangers
Steven Fogerty Edina 3rd NY Rangers
Kyle Rau Eden Prairie 3rd Florida Panthers
Mike Reilly Shattuck 3rd Columbus Bluejackets
Demetrios Koumontzis Edina 4th Calgary Flames
Nick Seeler Eden Prairie 5th Minnesota Wild
Nick Jensen Rogers 5th Detroit Red Wings
Shane Gersich Holy Family 5th Washington Capitals
Miguel Fidler Edina 5th Florida Panthers
Ryan Zulsdrof Edina 5th Tampa Bay Lightning
Anders Lee Edina 6th NY Islanders
Jared Moe Holy Family 6th Winnipeg Jets
Jordan Gross Maple Grove F/A Arizona Coyotes
Vinni Lettieri Minnetonka F/A NY Rangers
Charlie Lindgren Lakeville North F/A Montreal Canadians
Mitch Reinke Stillwater F/A St. Louis Blues
Neal Pionk Hermantown Winnipeg Jets
Ryan Lindgren NTDP NY Rangers
Nate Prosser Elk River Philedelphia Flyers
Cal Petersin F/A Los Angeles Kings
Brennal Menall Minnesota Wild

Velocity Hockey Division I College Alumni

Player College High School
Jack Becker Michigan Mahtomedi
Dylan Malmquist Notre Dame Edina
Ben Copeland Colorado College Edina
Clayton Phillips Penn State Edina
Luke Johnson Providence Edina
Michael Graham Notre Dame Eden Prairie
Nick Leiverman Notre Dame Eden Prairie
Steven Spinner Nebraska/Omaha Eden Prairie
Nolan Sullivan Nebraska/Omaha Eden Prairie
Matt Anderons Minnesota Duluth Holy Family
Will Garin Bentley Holy Family
Dylan Woolf St. Lawrence Holy Family
James Marooney Ohio St. Holy Family
Joey Marooney Minnesota Holy Family
Ben Almquist Minnesota Duluth Holy Family
Joe Hankinson New Hampshire Holy Family
Matt Runyan Holy Family
Hunter Rushmeyer Holy Family
Peter Tabor St. John's Holy Family
Tyler Rock Gustavus Holy Family
Casey Rock Gusavus Holy Family
Grant Anderson Nebraska-Omaha Wayzata
Luke Loheit Minnesota Duluth Minnetonka
Chase Blackmun U-Mass Lowell
Drew Blackmun Northeastern

Velocity Hockey USHL/NAHL/BCHL Alumni

Player League Team High School
Austin Pratt WHL Regina Pats Lakeville South
Austin Heideman USHL Sioux Falls
Garrett Pinoniemi USHL Sioux Falls Holy Family
Michael Spinner NAHL Trail Smoke Eaters Holy Family
Nikoali Charchenko NAHL Minot Holy Family
Brady Ziemer USHL Green Bay Holy Family
Mack Byers NAHL Holy Family
Nick Michel NAHL Janesville Holy Family
Bram Scheerer NAHL Minnesota Wilderness Edina
Lewis Crosby NAHL Minnesota Wilderness Edina
Max Borst NAHL Texas Brahmas Edina
Evan Shoemaker NAHL Corpus Cristi Edina
Hunter Johannas NAHL
Nate Horn NAHL Minnesota Wilderness Elk River
Bredan Engum USHL Waterloo