STEVENS POINT - Cole Caufield spent his sophomore season at Stevens Point Area Senior High showing he was one of the top prep hockey players in Wisconsin.
Now Caufield can lay claim to being one of the top hockey players in the country in his age group after being named to the National Team Development Program U-17 team.
"This a huge deal in my career right now," said Caufield, son of Paul and Kelly Caufield. "It's a big step for me. It's something I've wanted for a long time. It's another step in the journey."