Uncommitted 1996 | Dells Ducks Forward Wyatt Nielson
The Uncommitted 1996 is a new series of articles focusing on players aging out of Junior Hockey who have yet to commit to a University or advanced to a higher level of hockey for the 2017-18 season.
*Update: Wyatt Nielson made his NCAA Division 3 commitment on May 2, 2017
In his second season with the Dells Ducks, Forward Wyatt Nielson averaged over a point per game through 43 regular season games. A South Dakota native, Nielson began his Tier 3 Junior Hockey career in 2015-16 and played as part of the Dells Ducks USP3HL Championship season.
The 5'8 161lb Forward returned to the Ducks in 2016-17, registering 20 goals and 30 assists for 50 points and ranking 2nd in points on the team. Nielson finished the regular season strong, earning points in 4 of the final 5 games and contributing to 11 goals in that span. In fact Nielson contributed to 29% of the Ducks overall regular season goals.
Wyatt Nielson and the Dells Ducks went deep in the Elite Division playoffs.
Learn more about Wyatt Nielson:
Contact Head Coach Bill Zaniboni via the Dells Ducks Website
Statistics (Regular Season)
Games Played: 43
Hometown: South Dakota