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Tyson Jost

Born:March 14, 1998Draft:2016 Avalanche 10th Overall
Hometown:St. Albert, AlbertaPosition:LW
Known For:Shoots/Catches:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Minnesota Wild

Tyson Jost (born March 14, 1998) currently plays for the Minnesota Wild. Born in St. Albert, Alberta to a single mother, Jost moved to British Columbia to grow his hockey career at the Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy. From there, he played with the Okanagan Rockets of the British Columbia Major Midget League and Penticton Vees of the British Columbia Hockey League to retain his NCAA eligibility. Jost played one season of NCAA Division I ice hockey with the North Dakota Fighting Hawks before being drafted 10th overall by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.

Tyson Jost Minnesota Wild
Tyson Jost, Minnesota Wild (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty Images)

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Achievements

  • BCHL All-Rookie Team — 2015
  • Hlinka Gretzky Cup Gold Medal — 2015
  • BCHL Most Valuable Player — 2016
  • CJHL Top Forward — 2016
  • CJHL Most Valuable Player — 2016
  • U18 WJC Top Forward — 2016
  • U18 WJC All-Star Team — 2016
  • U20 WJC Silver Medal — 2017
  • World Championships Silver Medal — 2019

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