North America's best and most exciting youth hockey tournament is back: This Friday through Sunday, OneHockey Syracuse is bringing the best youth teams on the planet to compete for the cup in nonstop hockey action.
Nate Kallen & Cooper Zech Are Leading Ferris State From The Blue Line
The geography of hockey success follows the ancient axiom: “Go north, young man.” The higher the latitude, the greater the ice time on frozen waters. Michigan’s frosty Upper Peninsula is home to three Division I programs, the northernmost being the Michigan Tech Huskies of Houghton, in the heart of rugged Copper Country.
Michigan Tech Road Warriors Jump Into WCHA Top Spot With Ferris State Sweep
For Division I hockey fans in the Mitten State, Michigan Tech’s unique team bus is instantly recognizable with its oversized gold-and-black Husky logo. It’s been spotted fighting winter squalls while spanning the Mackinac bridge, tooling down I-75 for the eight-and-a-half-hour trip from Houghton down to Detroit’s Great Lakes Invitational, or filling its lane on Route 131 for trips down the west coast of Michigan.
Lake Superior State Looks To Regain Momentum vs Alaska
With the WCHA season steering towards intra-conference play, an all-Michigan matchup in Big Rapids is worth noting this weekend. The defending Sauer Cup champion (postseason tourney) Michigan Tech Huskies (3-3) come downstate to face the Ferris State Bulldogs (4-4) in a compelling “pretender or contender” clash. Veteran Ferris coach Bob Daniels enjoys the opportunity to play the program that boasts so much hockey history.
After Bumpy Start, Michigan Tech Rides Depth To Solid WCHA Season Start
“Once we had our post-game meeting, I slipped off by myself and had a moment where I broke down. It was an overwhelming moment to beat them, to have a goal and feel like I had a really big impact on the game. It was special, something I’ll always remember.”
Bowling Green's Chris Bergeron Talks Early Success, NCAA Tournament, & More