|Matt Van Voorhis|
by Ryan Gauthier
Edina, Minnesota native Matt Van Voorhis [5'7 170 lbs.] was one of four players to sign a Letter of Intent recenty to play hockey at the University of Denver for the 2013-14 season. With four years of junior hockey under his belt, Van Voorhis will be a twenty year-old Freshman next season.
The defenseman is currently playing his second season of hockey with the Sioux Falls Stampede, where he has already registered three goals and nine assists over the first 25 games this season. The Stampede are in first place in the USHL Western Conference at the midpoint of the season.
Van Voorhis, 19, was a member of the U.S. National Team Developmental Program from 2009-2011 and helped guide Team USA to two gold medal finishes at the 2011 Under-17 Four Nations Cup and the 2010 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.
2013 Recruiting Class Updated StatsD Matt Van Voorhis (Sioux Falls, USHL) - 29 gms, 3 goals, 10 assistsF Brad Hawkinson (Lincoln Stars, USHL) - 24 gms, 5 goals, 2 assistsF Landon Smith (Chicago, USHL) - 29 games, 10 goals, 5 assistsF Connor Chatham (Omaha, USHL) - 29 games, 10 goals, 10 assistsF Ray Pigozzi (Chicago, USHL) - 26 games, 5 goals, 13 assistsD Will Butcher (U.S. Under-18) - 22 games, 4 goals, 7 assistsF Cody DePourcq (Penticton, BCHL) - 35 games, 5 goal, 7 assistsF Trevor Moore (Tri-Cities, USHL) 30 games, 13 goals, 17 assistsD Gage Ausmus (U.S. Under-18) 22 games, 4 assists.
2014 Recruiting Class Updated StatsF Tyler Pham (Indiana Ice, USHL) - 31 games, 3 goals, 10 assistsF Jared Fiegl (U.S. Under-17) 21 games, 4 goals, 6 assistsF Garrett Gamez (Tri-Cities, USHL) 24 games, 5 goals, 4 assists.
2015 Recruiting Class Updated StatsF Dylan Gambrell (Dubuque, USHL) 24 games, 3 goal, 10 assists