Jacob Dirks

Originally from Mindoro, WI, Jacob Dirks has been an asset to the Steel. Dirks has played youth hockey, in high school, and for Team Wisconsin. His goal for the future is to get a scholarship and play college hockey.

Dirks likes playing for the Steel because of the culture and the great team. When asked about his favorite Steel memory so far, Dirks said, “Opening weekend, sweeping Fairbanks”.

Before every game, Dirks has to make sure that his skates are tied perfectly. Here are a few more fun facts to know about forward Jacob Dirks.

Q: Embarrassing Hockey Moment?

A: I was in a shootout and fell right before I got to the net and we lost the game

Q: If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?

A: Chicken Tacos

Q: What would be the’ theme song’ for your life?

A: The national anthem

Q: Favorite thing to do in your free time?

A: Lift, play fortnite, and hunting

Q: If you didn’t play hockey, what sport would you play?

A: Golf