Mankato West High School forward and Minnesota State recruit Corey Leivermann was drafted by the Fargo Force in the United States Hockey League (Junior A) entry draft on Wednesday. Fargo, a USHL expansion team coached and managed by former North Dakota coach Dean Blais, took Leivermann in the eighth round with the 70th overall pick. Another MSU rercuit, forward Eli Zuck of Shattuck-St. Mary's, was taken by the Tri-City Storm in the second round, No. 14 overall.
Here is some more information on how the USHL draft works and what it means to selected players.