The Fargo Force selected nine players (three forwards and six defensemen) in the USHL Phase I “Futures” Draft Monday. Fargo picked defenseman Camden Shasby with its first pick in the draft. Shasby is from Anchorage, AK and played for Fox Motors in Grand Rapids, MI this past season. Phase I of the Draft consists of ten rounds of players who are 2004 birth years.
The full list of Fargo selections is below:
|Force Pick||Round-Overall Pick||Name||Position||Hometown||2019-20 Team|
|Camden Shasby||D||Anchorage, AK||Fox Motors HC 15's|
|2||3-34||Reid Conn||D||Centennial, CO||Colorado Thunderbirds 15's|
|3||4-57||Cole Knuble||F||East Grand Rapids, MI||Fox Motors HC 15's|
|4||4-60||John Henry||D||Auburn, NY||Rochester Selects 15's|
|5||5-72||Michael Valdez||F||Westminster, CO||Colorado Thunderbirds 16U|
|6||6-87||Kendel Geier||D||Chicago, IL||Chicago Young Americans 15's|
|7||7-102||Brasen Boser||D||Minot, ND||Phoenix Jr. Coyotes 15's|
|8||9-132||Brendan Lamb||F||Battle Creek, MI||Fox Motors HC 15's|
|9||10-147||Brodrick Williams||D||Huntington Beach, CA||Shattuck-St. Mary's Sabres 15's|
“We are thrilled with our picks”, said Force GM, Cary Eades. “The 2004 birth year is a very deep class in USA Hockey. We were able to draft many of our top rated players that possess the skills and intangibles that we covet. Many of these players will create a solid foundation for our future and we can’t wait to see them in a Black and Blue Force uniform".
Phase II of the 2020 USHL Draft begins Tuesday, May 5 at 1 PM.