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Jake Sanderson

Born:July 8, 2002Draft:2020 Senators, 5th Overall
Hometown:Whitefish, MT, USAPosition:Defenseman
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:USA / CanadaCurrent Team:

Jake Sanderson (born July 8, 2002) is an American ice hockey defenseman currently playing for the University of North Dakota in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC). He was drafted fifth overall by the Ottawa Senators in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft.

Jake Sanderson USNTDP
Jake Sanderson, USA NTDP (Credit: Rena Laverty)

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  • 2016-2017
    • Alberta Cup Champion
  • 2017-2018
    • WHL Cup Silver Medal
  • 2019-2020
    • USA Hockey Junior Player of the Year
  • 2020-2021
    • NCAA (NCHC) All-Rookie Team
    • NCAA (NCHC) All-Tournament Team
    • NCAA (NCHC) Champion
    • NCAA (NCHC) Reg. Season Champion (Penrose Cup)
    • U20 WJC Gold Medal