Morrisville State via Soo Eagles


Randy Russon
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August 1, 2017

Smart, skilled, rough-and-tumble defenseman Nick Trecroce is moving up from the Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the Morrisville State College Mustangs. …[read more]

Memories of Michael Doan


Randy Russon
By
July 23, 2017

Death is part of life. We are born. We live. We die. And while all of us are born to eventually die, some leave sooner than others. …[read more]

Soo Eagles to Lawrence U


Randy Russon
By
July 21, 2017

Steady defender Matt Meininger is moving on from the Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League via commitment to the Lawrence University Vikings. …[read more]

Rest in peace, Michael Doan


Randy Russon
By
July 16, 2017

This is a heart-breaker to report. Family and friends are mourning the tragic passing of former high school, junior, college and minor pro goalie Michael Doan. …[read more]

Soo Eagles to Morrisville State


Randy Russon
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June 21, 2017

High-scoring forward Roman Gaudet has parlayed parts of two seasons with the Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League into a Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association commitment. …[read more]

Catching up with Joe Shawhan


Randy Russon
By
June 1, 2017

A day after being named the new head coach of the Michigan Tech Huskies of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, Joe Shawhan was driving to Cedar Rapids, Iowa on a recruiting mission. …[read more]

Soo Eagles to Chatham U


Randy Russon
By
June 1, 2017

Chris Lutz, a 1997 birth-year forward who put up 14 goals, 27 assists, 41 points in 65 games — regular season and playoffs included — for the Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League in 2016-2017, has himself a National Collegiate Athletic Association commitment. …[read more]

New gig for an old coach


Randy Russon
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May 30, 2017

A reputable Sault Ste. Marie native has become the 22nd head coach in the storied history of the Michigan Tech Huskies hockey program that was established back — way back — in 1919. …[read more]

From Beavers to Kangaroos


Randy Russon
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May 28, 2017

Smooth, slick defenseman Cole Peck is taking his game from the Blind River Beavers of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the SUNY Canton Kangaroos effective the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Voodoos to Red Dragons


Randy Russon
By
May 26, 2017

Defenseman Justin Schebel is moving on from the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League champion Powassan Voodoos to the Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association level. …[read more]

Espanola Express to Bethel


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
May 11, 2017

1996 birth year defenseman Riley Tilot is moving on from the Espanola Express of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association program at Bethel University. …[read more]

Cochrane to UMass-Boston


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
May 9, 2017

Forward Nate Viberg is moving on from the Cochrane Crunch of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to play at the Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association level. …[read more]

Crunch to Colonels


Randy Russon
By
May 8, 2017

All-star defenseman Joe Thielen is moving up from the Cochrane Crunch of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the Curry College Colonels, HockeyNewsNorth.com has confirmed. …[read more]

BR Beavers to Concordia


Randy Russon
By
May 3, 2017

Blind River Beavers forward Zak Lambrecht is headed back to his home state of Minnesota to play for the Concordia College Cobbers effective the 2017-2018 season, HockeyNewsNorth.com has confirmed. …[read more]

Soo Eagles to Wisconsin


Randy Russon
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May 1, 2017

Chris Murphy, who led Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League in scoring this past season, has committed to play for the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Falcons. …[read more]

Express commitment to NCAA


Randy Russon
By
April 28, 2017

Hard-nosed, high-scoring forward Aaron Roschinsky is taking his talents from the Espanola Express of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association level. …[read more]

Lake State coaching change?


Randy Russon
By
March 12, 2017

Let us begin by providing the definition of the word rumour, which is aptly defined as “often being a mixture of truth and untruth, passed around verbally.” …[read more]

Lakers to NHL via Soo Eagles


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
March 7, 2017

Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League have confirmed the signing of Lake Superior State Lakers freshman defenseman Kris Bindulis to a three-year contract. …[read more]

NOJHL goalie gets D1 deal


Randy Russon
By
March 7, 2017

Powassan Voodoos goalie Nate McDonald has parlayed a strong season in the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League into a Division 1, National Collegiate Athletic Association commitment. …[read more]

Same old story at Lake State


Randy Russon
By
March 6, 2017

Another Western Collegiate Hockey Association season has ended in disappointment for the Lake Superior State Lakers. …[read more]

Division 1 potential?


Randy Russon
By
February 20, 2017

The kid can play. To be sure, there is an attractive offer on the table for Jake Palmerio to attend school in Michigan and play at the Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association level beginning next season. …[read more]

Who is this masked man?


Randy Russon
By
February 12, 2017

This has become the story of the civilized hockey world. Sophomore goaltender Atte Tolvanen made a career-high 48 saves and tied a Division 1, National Collegiate Athletic Association record with his fifth straight shutout as the surging Northern Michigan Wildcats moved into possession of a Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoff spot. …[read more]

Four really smart Lakers


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
February 10, 2017

Four members of the Lake Superior State Lakers of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association are scholar-athlete award recipients for the 2016-2017 season. …[read more]

Soo Eagles to UW-River Falls


Randy Russon
By
February 9, 2017

1997 birth-year forward Bradley Hofelich will move on from the Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to play for an elite, powerhouse, Division 3 National Collegiate Athletic Association program. …[read more]

Two with Crunch to NCAA


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
February 3, 2017

Forwards Konnar Dechaine and Brandon McReynolds of the Cochrane Crunch of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League have landed Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association commitments effective the 2016-2017 season. …[read more]

Express route to Kings College


Randy Russon
By
January 25, 2017

Espanola Express captain Cameron Anklewich has committed to play at the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division 3 level for the Kings College Monarchs effective the 2017-2018 season, HockeyNewsNorth.com has confirmed. …[read more]

Lakers rebound to take two


Randy Russon
By
January 22, 2017

It was a much-needed weekend sweep on home ice for the Laker Superior State Lakers of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association. …[read more]

Headrick has that Erie feeling


Randy Russon
By
January 19, 2017

A mere eight days after rejecting another overture from the Erie Otters, 1997 birth-year defenseman Owen Headrick has decided to join the Ontario Hockey League team from the Lake Superior State Lakers of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association. …[read more]

Erie chased Lake State d-man


Randy Russon
By
January 11, 2017

As the Erie Otters added world-class forward Anthony Cirelli in an Ontario Hockey League trade with the Oshawa Generals earlier this week, they once again tried to talk 1997 birth-year defenseman Owen Headrick into leaving the Lake Superior State Lakers of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association. …[read more]

Lake State up to date


Randy Russon
By
December 16, 2016

As the Lake Superior State Lakers are on a break from the ice until after Christmas, we peruse the Division 1, Western Collegiate Hockey Association team from the outside looking in. …[read more]

Kingston via Canisius College


Randy Russon
By
November 2, 2016

Kingston Frontenacs of the Ontario Hockey League have obtained the rights to 1997 birth-year forward Josh Supryka from the Hamilton Bulldogs. …[read more]

Unbeaten Lakers home for pair


Randy Russon
By
October 28, 2016

Riding the crest of four successive triumphs to begin the 2016-2017 season, the high-scoring Lake Superior State Lakers are home to the Alaska Nanooks tonight and Saturday evening at Taffy Abel Arena. …[read more]

Owen Headrick is second star


Randy Russon
By
October 18, 2016

Another day, another recognition for Lake Superior State Lakers highly-skilled sophomore defenseman Owen Headrick. …[read more]

Lakers are lighting it up


Randy Russon
By
October 17, 2016

The lowest-scoring team among the 10 Western Collegiate Hockey Association members in 2015-2016, Lake Superior State Lakers are lighting the lamp in a big way to begin the 2016-2017 season. …[read more]