2018-19 Men's Hockey Roster

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Jackson Cates

20 Jackson Cates

  • Position
    Forward
  • Class
    Freshman
  • Height
    6-0
  • Weight
    185
  • Hometown
    Stillwater, Minn.
  • Prev School
    Waterloo (USHL)
  • Major
    Business

Biography

BEFORE UMD: Exited the junior hockey ranks last spring with a well-deserved USHL Forward of the Year Award in tow ... placed fifth among all 2017-18 USHL skaters in scoring, collecting 63 regular season points (33 goals and 30 assists) in 57 games ... struck 10 times on the power play and was a +11 on the year ...  cobbled together an eight-game point streak between Dec. 13, 2017 and Jan. 13, 2018 ... played two fulls seasons in Waterloo ... was teammates with current UMD sophomores Mikey and Nick Swaney with the 2016-17 Black Hawks and incoming Bulldog freshman Hunter Lellig last winter ... graduated from Stillwater High School in 2016 ... racked up 27 goals and 34 assists as a senior while helping lead the Ponies to the Minnesota Class AA Tournament at both a sophomore (Stillwater's first-ever trip to that event) and a senior ... was the recipient of the 2016 Class AA Herb Brooks Award (given to the most qualified hockey player in the state tournament who strongly represents the values, characteristics, and traits that defined hockey legend Herb Brooks) ... rolled up 53 points in 25 games during his farewell prep season ... was a two-time All-Suburban East honoree (2015 and 2016).
PERSONAL: Born Jackson Patrick Cates in Stillwater, Minn.. ... is the son of Jeff (a former four-year hockey defenseman at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls) an Jenny Cates ... has one younger brother (Noah Cates, a fellow 2018-19 UMD freshman)  ... his uncle, Jay Cates, skated three years at the University of Minnesota (1985-88) ...  is majoring in business at UMD.

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