Borgen in 2017
December 19, 1996|
Moorhead, Minnesota, U.S.
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)|
|NHL team||Buffalo Sabres|
92nd overall, 2015|
Borgen was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft, in the fourth round, 92nd overall. He began his collegiate career the following season with St. Cloud State University of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference.
At the completion of his junior season with the Huskies in 2017–18, in which he was selected as the Conference's defensive defenseman of the year, Borgen was signed to an entry-level professional contract by the Sabres on March 25, 2018. He was assigned to join the Sabres' AHL affiliate, the Rochester Americans on an amateur try-out agreement to play out the remainder of the campaign.
On January 1, 2018, Borgen was selected to compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Regular season and playoffs
|2015–16||St. Cloud State||NCHC||37||1||13||14||36||—||—||—||—||—|
|2016–17||St. Cloud State||NCHC||33||2||10||12||60||—||—||—||—||—|
|2017–18||St. Cloud State||NCHC||36||2||13||15||68||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and honors
|NCHC All-Rookie Team||2016|
|NCHC Best Defensive Defenseman||2018|
|NCHC Honorable Mention All-Star Team||2018|
- "#20 Will Borgen". scsuhuskies.com. Retrieved July 3, 2018.
- "William Borgen". EliteProspects.com. Retrieved January 6, 2018.
- "Sabres sign Borgen to entry-level contract". Buffalo Sabres. March 25, 2018. Retrieved March 25, 2018.
- "SCSU's Borgen, alumnus Roe named to U.S. Olympic team". SC Times. January 1, 2018. Retrieved January 6, 2018.
- Biographical information and career statistics from Eliteprospects.com, or The Internet Hockey Database
|Awards and achievements|
| NCHC Defensive Defenseman of the Year