Perbix Inks a Deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning

St. Cloud, MN – As expected, senior defenseman Nick Perbix signed a one-year, two-way entry-level contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning of the NHL on  March 31, 2022. These contracts are age-based and Perbix will become a restricted free agent after the 2022-23 season. Perbix, the 23-year-old, 6’4″ 200 pound right defenseman from Elk River,…

Andover’s Thoreson Commits to St. Cloud State University

St. Cloud, MN –  As reported by various outlets, Andover (MN) High School forward Gavyn Thoreson, one of the top ’04 birthdates in Minnesota High School hockey has indicated he will commit to the SCSU Huskies of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference. Thoreson, a 5’8″ 178 pound left shooting forward is a native of Andover,…

Huskies Season Ends With 5-4 Loss to Quinnipiac

Allentown, PA – The St. Cloud State University Huskies 2021-22 season came to an abrupt end in the NCAA Allentown Regional on Friday, March 25 as they were edged by the #8 Pairwise Quinnipiac Bobcats by a 5-4 score at PPL Center in Allentown, PA. In a seesaw battle, the Huskies fell behind by two…

Steve Macdonald Out as SCSU Women’s Hockey Coach

St. Cloud, MN – Coaching can be a tough gig. Eventually, wins and losses will dictate the length of your employment at the collegiate Division I level. Apparently, for SCSU women’s hockey coach Steve Macdonald 2021-22 was a defining year with his contract expiring at the end of the 2021-22 season. Without much publicity about…

Preview: 2022 NCHC Frozen Faceoff Trophy up for Grabs

St. Paul, MN – After a two-year hiatus, the NCHC’s Frozen Faceoff returns to the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN with an outstanding field of participants. Each team is assured of a berth in the 2022 NCAA Ice Hockey Tournament regardless of their success or failure in this tournament creating what should be…