Jared Brandt
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Jared  Brandt
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
St. Peters, Mo.

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 197

Position:
Defenseman

Club:
Minot/NAHL

2016-17
Saw the lineup in 33 of 36 games from the blue line … chipped in 10 points on three goals and seven assists, six of which came in the final eight games of the season … went +1 or better eight times and blocked 28 shots … dished out an assist for his first-collegiate point against Bowling Green (10/29) … also had helpers in both games against Omaha (11/11-12) … scored his first-career goal in the third period against Denver (2/17) … scored in consecutive games at Minnesota Duluth (2/23-24) while dishing out an assist in the series finale to earn NCHC Rookie of the Week honors on Feb. 27.

Before Miami

Spent three seasons on the Minot Minotauros' blue line, serving as the team's captain during the 2015-16 season … enjoyed a career season with the Minotauros in 2015-16, posting 27 points (5g, 22a) while notching a career-best +17 rating in 59 games … went a combined +20 on the ice in his final two NAHL seasons (111 games) … helped guide the Minotauros to a 35-19-6 record during the 2015-16 season … lettered three times in hockey at Christian Brothers College High School, winning a state title in 2012 … also helped lead his roller hockey team to a national title in 2008.

Personal
Born Oct. 26, 1995 … son of Peggy and Mark Brandt … majoring in Sport Leadership & Management … enjoys golf and roller hockey … played competitive roller hockey before stepping onto the ice.