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USA Benjamin Brinkman

a.k.a. "Ben Brinkman"
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Last added: Kevin Bovens
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riley Woods 4 3 6 9
2. Pontus Näsén 4 2 6 8
3. David Bernhardt 4 3 4 7
4. Josh Dickinson 4 3 4 7
5. Henrik Larsson 3 1 5 6
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
21
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
220 lbs / 100 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Contract
-
Highlights
1-time NCAA (B1G) Champion 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2015-16 Edina High USHS-MN 7 3 2 5 6 - | Playoffs 2 2 1 3 0 -
MN Wild 14U AAA MNBEL 14U 11 5 3 8 - - |
2016-17 Edina High USHS-MN 25 9 12 21 28 - | Playoffs 3 3 0 3 2 -
Team Southwest UMHSEHL 7 0 0 0 2 - |
2017-18 Edina High “C” USHS-MN 25 10 30 40 20 - | Playoffs 6 2 8 10 4 -
Team Southwest UMHSEHL 21 9 9 18 38 - | Playoffs 3 2 1 3 0 -
2018-19 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 38 1 6 7 16 11 |
2019-20 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 36 0 3 3 8 -3 |
2020-21 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 29 0 5 5 18 13 |
2021-22 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 37 1 7 8 23 7 |
2022-23 Univ. of Notre Dame NCAA - - - - - - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2015-16 Team Black USA-S15 5 2 3 5 - - |
2016-17 Team Red USA-S16 5 0 1 1 - - |
2017-18 B17 - Blue (Final 54) MNHP-17 3 0 1 1 - - |
Team Gold USA-S17 5 0 3 3 - - |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NCAA
2022-04-07T20:30:00-0400 Univ. of Minnesota vs Minnesota State Univ. (Mankato)
2022-03-27T16:00:00-0400 Univ. of Minnesota vs Western Michigan Univ.
2022-03-25T18:00:00-0400 Univ. of Minnesota vs Univ. of Massachusetts
2022-03-19T19:00:00-0500 Univ. of Minnesota vs Univ. of Michigan
2022-03-12T19:05:00-0700 Univ. of Minnesota vs Penn State Univ.
2022-02-26T18:00:00-0700 Univ. of Minnesota vs Univ. of Wisconsin
2022-02-25T19:00:00-0700 Univ. of Minnesota vs Univ. of Wisconsin
2022-02-19T17:00:00-0600 Univ. of Minnesota @ Penn State Univ.
2022-02-12T17:00:00-0600 Univ. of Minnesota @ Ohio State Univ.
2022-02-11T17:30:00-0600 Univ. of Minnesota @ Ohio State Univ.
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
MNBEL 14U 1 11 5 3 8 0.73 - - | 0
MNHP-17 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 - - | 0
NCAA 5 140 2 21 23 0.16 65 28 | 0
UMHSEHL 2 28 9 9 18 0.64 40 - | 1 3 2 1 3 1.00 0 -
USA-S15 1 5 2 3 5 1.00 - - | 0
USA-S16 1 5 0 1 1 0.20 - - | 0
USA-S17 1 5 0 3 3 0.60 - - | 0
USHS-MN 3 57 22 44 66 1.16 54 - | 3 11 7 9 16 1.45 6 -
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Strength
13
Speed
13
Puckhandling
13
Leadership
13

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Samuel Walker (F) 2015-2022 7 Edina High, Team TDS Transportation, Univ. of Minnesota
Matt Staudacher (D) 2016-2022 4 Team Red, Univ. of Minnesota
Sam Rossini (D) 2018-2022 4 Univ. of Minnesota
Jack Perbix (F) 2015-2022 4 Team Black, Univ. of Minnesota

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/15/2022
04/15/2022 Confirmed Univ. of Minnesota Univ. of Notre Dame
12/26/2015
12/26/2015 Confirmed Edina High Univ. of Minnesota
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2016, 1 #5 overall by Waterloo Black Hawks in the USHL Futures Draft

2019 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #80 by Elite Prospects

2019 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #241 by FCHockey

2019 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #186 by McKeen's Hockey

2019 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #115 by NHL Central Scouting

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