FARGO — Ben Meyers of the Fargo Force junior hockey team was named to the All-United States Hockey League second team while teammate Josh Nodler was named to the All-USHL rookie team.
Meyers led the Force in goals and finished fifth in the USHL in scoring with 65 points (33 goals, 32 assists) in 59 games this season. The Delano, Minn. native had the second-longest point streak in the USHL this season over a 15-game stretch that lasted from Nov. 30 to Jan. 19. Meyers set the Force record for goals in a career (58) and is committed to the University of Minnesota, where he’ll begin playing for the Gophers this Fall.
Nodler finished with 42 points (17 goals, 25 assists), good for 11th among all USHL rookies this year. The total was the most by a Force rookie since Blake Lizotte put up 46 points (12 goals, 34 assists) in 2015-16. The Oak Park, Mich. native will attend Michigan State University this Fall.