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San Jose native, Jr. Sharks alum Rockwell chosen WCHA Defenseman of the Week

November 26th, 2018

The WCHA announced its weekly player awards Monday and one California native made the cut. WCHA Defenseman of the Week Tyler Rockwell, So., Michigan Tech San Jose, Calif. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE Rockwell led WCHA defensemen with three points and topped all skaters with a plus-4 rating, helping Michigan Tech to a league sweep of…

WCHC riding momentum with trio of new schools for ’18-19 season

November 23rd, 2018

The West Coast Hockey Conference (WCHC) has been one of the top ACHA Division II college hockey conferences for nearly a decade, and with the 2018-19 season well underway, it is perhaps stronger than it has ever been. The conference has eight member teams this season for the first time after having added UC San…

San Diego native, Michigan junior Slaker tabbed Big Ten Second Star of the Week

November 20th, 2018

The Big Ten announced Tuesday its three Stars of the Week for the week ending Nov. 18 and a California native was named as one of the honorees. Second Star Jake Slaker, Michigan F – Jr. – San Diego, Calif. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE • Recorded four points on two goals and two assists to…

Los Gatos native, Jr. Sharks grad Cooley the cat’s meow for NCAA D-I Denver

November 19th, 2018

During the 2017-18 season, Devin Cooley only played parts of three games for the University of Denver. Entering November, the Los Gatos native, San Jose Jr. Sharks graduate and DU sophomore had already played four full games for the NCAA Division I powerhouse Pioneers as the team’s starting goalie. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE “I think…

California natives Jackson, Newell looking to carry St. Cloud State during senior seasons

November 7th, 2018

When you first talk with Robby Jackson and Patrick Newell, they seem like unlikely candidates to be roommates, much less best friends. Yet that is exactly what the St. Cloud State University senior forwards are. The loquacious Jackson, who is from Alameda, regularly displays every bit of the broadcast communication major that he is. For…

Walnut Creek product Khodorenko nabs Big Ten First Star of the Week honors

November 7th, 2018

Michigan State junior Patrick Khodorenko has been named the Big Ten First Star of the Week. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE Khodorenko recorded his first career hat trick and added an assist in the Spartans’ 5-3 win over Ferris State last weekend. It was the first four-point game of his career and the hat trick was…

San Diego native, Jr. Gulls alum Kallen bags weekly WCHA award

October 23rd, 2018

The WCHA announced its weekly award winners Monday and a California native was among the honorees. WCHA Defenseman of the Week Nate Kallen, Jr., Ferris State READ OUR LATEST ISSUE Kallen tied for the WCHA defenseman scoring lead this past weekend, tallying a pair of assists in Ferris State’s nonconference home split against Mercyhurst. The…

Jr. Kings product, Los Angeles native Guttman selected NCHC Rookie of the Week

October 23rd, 2018

The NCHC handed out its weekly awards Monday and a California native was among the winners. ROOKIE OF THE WEEK Cole Guttman, Denver Freshman Forward Los Angeles, Calif. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE Guttman compiled four points in DU’s win and tie against Alaska last weekend, notching the first two multi-point games of his collegiate career….

California natives Newell, Cooley garner weekly NCHC player awards

October 16th, 2018

Two of the four Bauer NCHC Players of the Week for the week ending Oct. 14 come from the state of California in Thousand Oaks native Patrick Newell and Los Gatos product Devin Cooley. This is the first career NCHC weekly honor for both players. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK Patrick…

Newport Beach native McManus named Big Ten Second Star of the Week

October 9th, 2018

Newport Beach native and University of Minnesota sophomore forward Brannon McManus has been named the Big Ten’s Second Star of the Week for the week ending Oct. 7. READ OUR LATEST ISSUE • Netted the first two goals of Sunday’s game 7:17 and 10:45 into the first period of Minnesota’s 7-4 victory against then-No. 1…