#21 Blais Richartz
WEIGHT: 185 lbs.
BORN: June 23, 2000
HOMETOWN: Menomonie, Wisconsin
USHL DRAFT: 2016, Phase II, 14th round, 226th overall by the Tri-City Storm.
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- Added as an unlimted affiliate player on March 2017, Richartz is a power forward with an illustrious youth hockey career
With the Storm
- 2016-17: Scored on a wrist shot from the right circle in his USHL debut against Sioux Falls on February 24 against Sioux Falls, a 4-0 Storm win that helped snap a seven-game losing streak. Played in two games while visiting for the weekend as an affiliate.
- Added as an unlimited affiliate on March 7, 2017.
Before the Storm:
- 2016-17: Captained Victory Honda U16 and led the team with 16 goals and 25 points in 32 regular season games. Tendered with the NAHL’s Minnesota Wilderness in December and skated in three games.
- 2014-16: Spent his freshman and sophomore years at Menomonie High School and led the group with 26 goals and 49 points in 2015-16. Also skated for Team Wisconsin.
- Victory Honda helped develop active Storm players Jack Summers and Ronnie Attard (captained Victory Honda in 2015-16). In 2015-16, Attard and Summers led Victory Honda to the U16 National Championship game.