USHL Alumni Voices: Jed Ortmeyer
Tuesday October 30, 2012
Jed Ortmeyer has played 345 NHL games over nine professional seasons.
NHL veteran forward Jed Ortmeyer reflects on his time in the USHL playing for his hometown Omaha Lancers. He talks about the importance of the League for his career and reaching the NHL. Ortmeyer returned home to see the first-ever USHL game in the brand new Ralston Arena, home of the Omaha Lancers.
Interview - Jed Ortmeyer
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 11th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2012-13. With 18 NHL Draft picks on team rosters and over 200 players already committed to NCAA Division I schools this season, the USHL has emerged as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent. For more information, visit us on the web at www.USHL.com or visit the League’s social media platforms, including Facebook (www.facebook.com/ushlhockey), twitter (www.twitter.com/ushl), and YouTube (www.youtube.com/ushlinteractive). Fans can also watch USHL action all season long, live or on-demand via FASTHockey (ushl.fasthockey.com).
It’s not just hockey. It’s the USHL.