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Encyclopedia > Jack Skille
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Jack Skille, born May 19, 1987, is an American collegiate ice hockey player. He is a member of the University of Wisconsin Badgers men's hockey team. The highly-regarded forward was drafted by the Chicago Blackhawks with the seventh overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Skille was the third in the group of eight U.S.-born players that were selected in the first round, surpassing the previous record of seven Americans selected in the first round in 1986 and 2003. Image File history File linksMetadata Skille_jack_mhky_05_01af. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Skille_jack_mhky_05_01af. ... Image File history File links Skille_jack_mhky_01hf. ... Image File history File links Skille_jack_mhky_01hf. ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The University of Wisconsin–Madison is a public university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ... The Chicago Blackhawks are a professional ice hockey team based in Chicago, Illinois. ... The 2005 NHL Entry Draft was the 43rd NHL Entry Draft. ... Motto: Template:Unhide = Advance Ottawa/Ottawa en avant Location City Information Established: 1850 as Bytown Area: 2,778. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English Flower White trillium Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 106 24 Area Total  - Land  - Water    (% of total)  Ranked 4th 1... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Skille, a Madison, Wisconsin native, is the son of Lee and Carrie. Father Lee skated at Wisconsin in the mid-1970s. Skille has two sisters, Maggie (20) and Claire (12). He attended Huron High School in Ann Arbor, Mich., and Verona Area High School in Verona, Wis. Wisconsin State Capitol Flag Seal Nickname: Mad Town Location Location of Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin Government Municipality City Incorporated 1848 Mayor Dave Cieslewicz Geographical characteristics Area     City km²  (84. ... Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Map of Italy showing Verona in the north Verona (population est. ...


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Jack Skille scores the game-winning goal against Cornell University.
Jack Skille scores the game-winning goal against Cornell University.

Although Skille is only in his freshman campaign as a Badger, he has made an immediate impact. He leads all Badger freshmen in scoring with 12 goals and 7 assists for a total 19 points. He is the eighth-leading point getter for the whole team. Skille’s goal 11:13 into the third overtime propelled the No. 1 seed Wisconsin men’s hockey team past Cornell 1-0 Sunday in the NCAA Midwest Regional Final at the Resch Center and into the team’s first Frozen Four since 1992. Image File history File links Skille_scores. ... Image File history File links Skille_scores. ... This is about the university. ... The University of Wisconsin–Madison is a public university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ... The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often pronounced N-C-Double-A or N-C-Two-A) is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletics programs of many colleges and universities in the United States. ... The Resch Center is a 10,200 seat multi-purpose arena in Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... The Frozen Four is the trademarked name of the final two rounds of the NCAA Division I championship of ice hockey in the USA. Schools advance in a single-elimination tournament from four regional sites to a single site, where the national semifinals and final game are played. ...


Prior to joining the Badgers was a member of the USA Hockey-sponsored National Development Team. He won gold medal at the 2005 World U-18 Championship in the Czech Republic collecting a goals and three assists in six games at the championship. Skille collected 24 goals, 31 assists and 55 points in 54 games for the U.S. Under-18 Team during 2004–05 and was whistled for 76 penalty minutes during the season. In international play as a NDTP player, Skille had tournament-best seven points to lead Team USA to first place at Four Nations Cup in Ann Arbor, Mich. and led tournament with eight points as U.S. team placed first at Five Nations Tournament in Tjorn, Sweden. He split the 2003–04 season with the U.S. Under-17 Team and U.S. Under-18 Team, playing in 61 games total, posted 25 goals, 19 assists and 44 points to go along with 61 penalty minutes. He also had a goal and an assist to help U.S. Under-18 Team to silver at 2004 World U-18 Championship in Minsk, Belarus. USA Hockey is recognized as the governing body for amateur ice hockey in the United States and is a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation. ... Team USA (also known as Team NWA or Team TNA) is a wrestling faction brought together as part of Total Nonstop Action Wrestlings X Cup Tournaments, which involved a team of X Division superstars from various countries representing their nation in an international wrestling competition. ... For things named after Minsk, see Minsk (disambiguation) The Mariinsky Cathedral, 1732 Minsk (Belarusian: Менск, Мінск; Russian: Минск) (population 1. ...


 
 

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