Schmaltz one of a trio of defenders providing offense for North Dakota
Sophomore Jordan Schmaltz (STL) is in the midst of a breakout season with the University of North Dakota and is one of college hockey’s rising young defensemen. The Verona, WI native currently co-leads the team with 23 points (six goals, 17 assists) in 40 games. He and senior defensive partner Dillon Simpson (EDM) comprised arguably the NCHC’s best defensive tandem this season.
Hockey’s Future caught up with Schmaltz after practice on Wednesday at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA for this interview.
Q: You guys nearly missed making the NCAA Tournament and now here you are in the Frozen Four.… read more