Texas Signs Forward Kobe Roth to TryoutApr 12, 2022
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, announced today the club signed forward Kobe Roth to an amateur tryout agreement.
Roth, 25, begins his professional career after finishing his graduate season at the University of Minnesota-Duluth, where he had a career-high 29 points (16-13=29) in 42 games as captain of the Bulldogs. In five seasons at UMD, Roth had 97 points (54-43=97) in 176 games from 2017-2022. He helped the Bulldogs to back-to-back National Championships as a freshman in 2017-18 and a sophomore in 2018-19. Roth also won the NCHC conference’s Sportsmanship Award in 2019-20.
The 5-foot-9, 175-pound native of Warroad, Minnesota was originally undrafted, but helped Minnesota-Duluth reach four consecutive Frozen Fours and five straight NCAA Tournament appearances.
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