Espen Reager is from Foxboro, Massachusetts and will be a Freshman at Missouri State University in the fall of 2022. He is planning on majoring in Mechanical Engineering with an eventual Masters Degree in Aerospace Engineering as well. Along with academics, Espen will be playing goalie for the Ice Bears on their ACHA DI team.
Prior to his collegiate career, he played two years of Junior hockey with the Northeast Generals and St. Louis Jr. Blues, winning the East Division Goalie of the Year award with the Generals and making the Division All-Star team in the 2020-21 season. Along with hockey, Espen has played lacrosse, golf, soccer, and baseball in high school. He has coached hockey for the past three years and has held jobs at hockey stores and ice rinks for the past five years, making him both knowledgeable on and off the ice when it comes to the sport.