Edina's Casey Dornbach sent the puck past the Stillwater goaltender in a 2014 Class 2A state tournament game in 2014. Star Tribune file photo
(All players are seniors unless indicated)
Matthew Anderson, jr., D, Holy Family
Power-play ace takes on captain role this winter.
Casey Dornbach, F, Edina
Accountable in all three zones. Committed to Nebraska-Omaha.
Chase Ellingson, F, Breck
Explosive skater with ability to finish. Tallied 25 goals last season.
Alex Gregor, F, New Prague
Pure finisher pumped 34 goals into Trojans’ offense.
Thomas Hanson, G, Minnetonka
Steps into Skippers’ full-time starting role. Smart goalie who challenges shooters.
Billy Jerry, F, St. Thomas Academy
Blistering shot produced 21 goals as a junior.
Tyler Jette, D, Farmington
Steady, mobile defenseman with good size (6-3, 190 pounds).
Jake Johnson, D, Bloomington Jefferson
Took a step forward as a junior last season. Good mix of size and skill.
Max Johnson, F, Lakeville North
Competes hard and does the little things well. Committed to Bowling Green.
Connor Mayer, jr., D, Benilde-St. Margaret’s
Offensive-minded defenseman becomes a force when carrying the puck.
Ben Meyers, jr., F, Delano
Led Tigers in points the past two seasons. Tallied 20 goals and 33 assists last season.
Jax Murray, jr., F, Elk River
Fans stand to watch when Murray gets the puck. Scored 17 goals as a sophomore.
Wyatt Newpower, D, White Bear Lake
Entering his fourth season on the Bears’ blue line. Makes plays at both ends of the ice.
Luke Notermann, F, Blaine
Gritty and skilled. Led the Fall Elite League with 18 goals.
Clayton Phillips, soph., D, Edina
Converted forward should add even more to Hornets’ offense this winter. Committed to Minnesota.
Ryan Poehling, jr., F, Lakeville North
Center with great vision. Expected to take bigger role for defending state champs.
Trey Rooney, F, Armstrong/Cooper
Led the Wings with 21 goals last season.
Alex Schilling G, Wayzata
Started 21 games last season. Takes away the net with a quick glove hand.
Mark Senden, F, Wayzata
Coachable, physical player. Committed to North Dakota.
Sam Walker, soph., F, Edina
Future Gopher has great wheels and will develop as a playmaker.
DAVID LA VAQUE
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