North American Skater
United States
JosephLabate
POSITION: Centre
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 180
LAST CLUB TEAM: U. of Wisconsin, WCHA
BIRTHDATE: 16 April 1993
MID RANK: 60
HOMETOWN: Eagan, MN
FINAL RANK: 51
BORN IN: Burnsville, MN, USA
• He has committed to the University of Wisconsin for the fall of 2011.

• In 2010-11, he had 27 goals and 49 points in 25 games for Holy Angels and was a finalist for Minnesota’s Mr. Hockey Award.

• His pre-game superstition is changing his stick tape color if he didn’t score in the previous game and his most memorable hockey moments have been wearing his high school jersey for the first time and signing with the University of Wisconsin.


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FAVORITES

NHL team: San Jose Sharks
NHL player: Joe Thornton
Shootout move: “Fake shot, five hole”
Goal celebration: “Always spur of the moment”
Video game: NHL and Halo
Movie: Troy
TV show: How I Met Your Mother
Music artist: Wiz Khalifa
Website: facebook.com
Book: Lord of the Rings series
Home-cooked meal: Chicken, broccoli and potatoes
Activity away from the rink: Golf and tennis