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Seth Helgeson
North American Skater
U. of Minnesota, WCHA
Final Rank:  41 Midterm Rank:  40
Position:  Defenseman Shoots:  Left
Height:  6' 5" Weight:  220
Born:  October 8, 1990 Hometown:  Faribault, MN
Birthplace:  Faribault, MN, USA
• A Faribault, Minnesota native, Helgeson will fulfill one childhood dream by playing for the University of Minnesota Gophers in the fall of 2009.

• He patterns his game after Minnesota Wild defenseman Brent Burns and Anaheim defenseman Chris Pronger. His childhood hockey hero was Wayne Gretzky – “I always wanted to be like him”.

• Helgeson won a gold medal playing for Team USA at the 2008 World Junior ‘A’ Challenge.

• If he could invite any three people to dinner he would choose Tiger Woods, Lil Wayne and Wayne Gretzky.

FAVORITES

NHL Team:
Minnesota Wild
NHL Player: Chris Pronger
Shootout move: “Fake shot and then backhand”
Goal celebration: Fist pump
Video game: NHL ‘09
Movie: Lucky Number Slevin
Reality Show: The Real World
Actor: Vince Vaughn
Cartoon: Road Runner
Website: USHL.com
Book: Ice Man
Pump-up song: “A Millie” by Lil Wayne
Sport (other than hockey): Baseball
Place to visit: Australia
Snack: Granola Bars
Superhero: Batman

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2007-2008
SIOUX CITY
USHL
58
3
8
11
41
2008-2009
SIOUX CITY
USHL
58
4
12
16
64




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