|Hometown:||East Grand Forks, Minn.|
2016-17 (Freshman): Named to NCHC Academic All-Conference Team … Ranked second among the team’s eight freshmen with six goals ... Five of his goals came during NCHC play, fourth-best on the team ... Scored GWG late in third period of 5-2 win at Colorado College (Jan. 27) ... Picked up a goal and an assist in win at Omaha (Jan. 6) for his first multi-point game ... Also had a goal and an assist in a 5-2 win to close out the regular season at Miami (March 4) ... Scored his first collegiate goal (SHG) in the season opener against Canisius (Oct. 7) ... Earned first letter.
Before UND: Spent the 2015-16 season with the Penticton Vees of the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL) … Had eight goals and 14 assists in 47 games and added six assists in 11 playoff games … Was a Penticton teammate of future UND teammates Tyson Jost and Colton Poolman … Split the 2014-15 season with the Fargo Force of the United States Hockey League and East Grand Forks Senior High School … Had 21 goals and 29 assists in 23 games for EGF Senior High and two goals and one assist in 15 games with Fargo ... Earned all-state first team honors with EGF High ... Graduated from EGF Senior High in 2015 after winning back to back state championships ... Also lettered in golf twice as a prep ... EGF Male Athlete of the Year and a Minnesota Mr. Hockey finalist as a senior ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Majoring in pre-entrepreneurship … Son of Jeff and Dawn Bowen ... Father played at UND from 1983-87 (also wore number 9) and was a member of the 1987 national championship team … Father was also an assistant coach at UND from 1997 through 2000 and won two more NCAA titles.