Stenglein is currently in his third year with the Youngstown Phantoms of the USHL. Last year he scored 31 goals and dished out 20 assists for 51 points, setting a Phantom franchise record for goals scored in a season. So far this season he has 6 goals and 5 assists, giving him 11 points in 11 games.
The Greece, N.Y. native was also on the U.S. Junior Select Team that took gold at the World Junior A Challenge in Nova Scotia last weekend. Stenglein scored the game winning goal of gold medal match, which ended with Team USA victorious 6-3 over Canada West. He finished the tournament with a total of 2 goals and 2 assists, giving him 4 points in 4 games.
Stenglein is the first recruit to commit to Michigan State this season.