The National Collegiate Hockey Conference announced its weekly, monthly, postseason and annual awards recently. The conference office will award a Player, Defenseman, Goaltender and Rookie of the Week honors and monthly recipients for the same designations.
The rest of the awards are listed here.
Here is a link to the NCHC’s online media guide with basic information on all eight schools.
Louie Nanne, grandson of legendary hockey personality Lou Nanne, de-committed from Minnesota in order to clear his own path in hockey. Good for him.
“I want to prove to others, along with myself, that I am capable and worthy of playing D1 hockey,” Nanne said in a Twitter statement. “Also, I want to make a name for myself rather than living in my grandfather’s shadow.”