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Take 10: Men's Hockey's Oliver Wahlstrom

Learn more about the freshman sensation that joined the men’s hockey team this season.

Number: 18

Position: Forward, shoots right

Hometown: Quincy, Massachusetts

Education: Attended Shattuck St. Mary's School in Faribault, Minnesota and Novi High School in Plymouth, Michigan; also went to North Yarmouth Academy in Maine

On the Global Stage: Wahlstrom spent the 2017-18 season with the United States Under-18 National Team (USHL). He won the gold medal at the 2017 Under-18 World Championships after scoring four goals in seven games; at the 2018 Under-18 World Championships, Wahlstrom had seven goals and two assists in seven contests, as Team USA won silver.

Filling Up the Stats Sheet: Posted 24 goals and 40 points in 63 games between the U17 and U18 National Teams in 2016-17; finished with 48 goals and 46 assists for 94 points in 62 games in 2017-18 while claiming the best plus-minus in the USHL (+30)

Soaring Eagle: Netted first career goal as an Eagle with a heavy wrist shot from the right circle against Wisconsin on Oct. 13, 2018

The Sky is the Limit: Selected by the New York Islanders in the first round (11th overall) of the 2018 NHL Entry Draft

Beyond the Rink: Enrolled in the Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences but undecided on a major

Trivia: Enjoys playing Fortnite

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