2016-17 Hockey News

  • Coach Shawhan's First Team Meeting
    May 31, 2017
    The newly-named head coach of the Michigan Tech hockey team Joe Shawhan met with his players before Tuesday's press conference.
  • Photo Gallery of Tuesday's Press Conference
    May 30, 2017
    Michigan Tech named Joe Shawhan the 22nd coach in the history of the program. Shawhan has served as an assistant for the Huskies over the past three seasons.
  • Joe Shawhan Named Head Hockey Coach at Michigan Tech
    May 30, 2017
    Joe Shawhan [Shawn] has been named the 22nd head coach of Michigan Tech hockey team Director of Athletics Suzanne Sanregret announced Tuesday (May 30). Shawhan is a 20-year veteran of hockey coaching with over 10 years in college and 10 years in junior hockey. He has been an assistant coach for the Huskies for the past three seasons.
  • Press Conference: Shawhan Named Head Hockey Coach
    May 30, 2017
    Joe Shawhan was named the 22nd head coach of the Michigan Tech hockey team on Tuesday (May 30) morning. Shawhan has served as an assistant coach for the Huskies over past three seasons.
  • Michigan Tech To Name Hockey Coach Tuesday Morning
    May 28, 2017
    Michigan Tech will announce its new head hockey coach on Tuesday (May 30). The school will hold a 9:30 a.m. press conference on the concourse level of the John MacInnes Student Ice Arena.
  • Spring Hockey Carnival Photos
    May 22, 2017
    Michigan Tech held its fourth annual Spring Hockey Carnival on Friday (May 20) at the John MacInnes Student Ice Arena.
  • Hockey Opens Season at Wisconsin on October 1
    May 18, 2017
    The Michigan Tech hockey team will open its 2017-18 season at the University of Wisconsin for the annual United States Hockey Hall of Fame Game on Sunday, October 1 at the Kohl Center. The time for the game is still to be announced.
  • Hockey Spring Carnival Set for Friday
    May 15, 2017
    Michigan Tech will host a Spring Hockey Carnival at the John MacInnes Student Ice Arena on Friday, May 19, from 6-8 p.m.
  • Hanna Signs With Texas Stars for 2017-18
    May 10, 2017
    Michigan Tech hockey senior Shane Hanna signed with the Texas Stars of the AHL for the 2017-18 season, the team announced Wednesday (May 10) afternoon. Texas is the primary AHL affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars.
  • Tech Releases 2017-18 Hockey Schedule
    May 04, 2017
    The Huskies will play 36 games in the regular season. The dates and matchups of the 53rd GLI will be announced in June.
  • VIDEO: 2017-18 Hockey Schedule Release
    May 04, 2017
    The Huskies will play 36 games in the regular season. The dates and matchups of the 53rd GLI will be announced in June.
  • Tech Hockey will Play in Ice Vegas Invitational in January
    May 01, 2017
    Michigan Tech will play in the inaugural Ice Vegas Invitational on January 5-6, 2018 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The first-ever college hockey tournament at T-Mobile Arena, the home of the NHL's Vegas Golden Knights, will also feature Arizona State, Boston College, and Northern Michigan.
  • Mel Pearson Named Head Coach at the University of Michigan
    April 24, 2017
    Mel Pearson has been named the head hockey coach at the University of Michigan the school announced on Monday (April 24). Pearson just wrapped up his sixth season at Michigan Tech and was 118-92-29 overall in his return to his alma mater.
  • Canton Observer: Canton's Roy signs with Los Angeles Kings
    April 20, 2017
    When Matt Roy steps onto the ice, he brings a hard-nosed, gritty approach that he’s never wavered from since his years playing at local hockey programs such as Victory Honda in Canton.
  • The Athletic: Kero’s unlikely journey to the NHL
    April 20, 2017
    If a college free agent has any traits that could potentially make him an NHL player, general managers normally swarm in his direction.
  • Five Former Huskies on AHL Calder Cup Teams
    April 18, 2017
    Five former Michigan Tech hockey players are on AHL teams for the Calder Cup Playoffs that begin on Thursday. Chris Conner and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms play Pheonix Copley and the Hershey Bears, Blake Pietila and the Albany Devils open up against the Toronto Marlies, and Angus Redmond’s San Diego Gulls matchup against Matt Roy’s Ontario Reign.
  • Daily Mining Gazette: Living the dream
    April 14, 2017
    As the NHL prepares for the second night of the opening round of the playoffs, one local hockey player will be getting the opportunity to live out every hockey player’s dream of skating in such a game. Tanner Kero, a native of Hancock, joined the Chicago Blackhawks in December and has been a key component of the Blackhawks’ run to the top of the Central Division.
  • Five Former Huskies on ECHL Kelly Cup Rosters
    April 14, 2017
    Five former Michigan Tech hockey players are on three ECHL teams for the Kelly Cup Playoffs. Tyler Heinonen and Eric Kattelus play for the Kalamazoo Wings, Chris Leibinger and Alex Petan are on the Quad City Mallards roster, and CJ Eick plays for the Utah Grizzlies.
  • Kero and Khaira on Stanley Cup Playoff Rosters
    April 12, 2017
    Former Michigan Tech forwards Tanner Kero and Jujhar Khaira will get their first taste of the NHL’s Stanley Cup Playoffs this week.
  • Daily Mining Gazette: A Season of Highs
    April 11, 2017
    In team sports, as in life, there is a tendency to judge a season on how a given team finished. The Michigan Tech Huskies hockey program’s last game this season came during the opening round of the NCAA Midwest Regional against the top-seeded Denver Pioneers. In that loss, the Huskies uncharacteristically surrendered five straight goals to open the contest en route to a 5-2 loss.
  • Huskies Ranked No. 19 In Final USCHO Poll
    April 10, 2017
    For the third year in a row, the Michigan Tech hockey team is ranked in the top 20 in the final USCHO.com poll. The Huskies finished 2016-17 ranked No. 19 in the nation after a 23-15-7 overall record.
  • Redmond Named WCHA Rookie of the Month
    April 05, 2017
    Michigan Tech freshman goaltender Angus Redmond was selected as the WCHA Rookie of the Month for March, announced by the WCHA office on Wednesday.
  • Texas Stars Morning Skate - Reid Sturos 4/4/2017
    April 04, 2017
    Reid Sturos talks about his transition from Michigan Tech to the Stars and moving to Texas.
  • Hockey Announces 2016-17 Team Awards
    April 03, 2017
    The Michigan Tech hockey team recently passed out its annual awards at a team dinner. Defensemen Shane Hanna and Matt Roy received the Merv Youngs Awards as the team most valuable players.
  • Sturos Signs With Texas Stars on Amateur Tryout Agreement
    March 31, 2017
    Michigan Tech hockey senior Reid Sturos signed an amateur tryout agreement with the Texas Stars of the AHL, the team announced Thursday (March 30) evening.
  • Redmond Signs with Anaheim Ducks after Freshman Season
    March 31, 2017
    Michigan Tech freshman goaltender Angus Redmond signed a three-year entry-level contract with the Anaheim Ducks the team announced Friday (March 31) evening. Redmond just completed his freshman season with the Huskies.
  • Leibinger Joins Petan With Quad City Mallards
    March 30, 2017
    Michigan Tech hockey senior Chris Leibinger signed a standard ECHL contract with the Quad City Mallards, the team announced on Thursday. The Mallards meet the Alaska Aces Friday evening at the iWireless Center.
  • The Mel Pearson Show
    March 29, 2017
    Listen to the latest Mel Pearson show on demand. The show airs Mondays from 10-11 a.m. throughout the season and occasionally during the offseason on 93.5 FM or Pasty.com.
  • Heinonen Signs With Kalamazoo Wings
    March 29, 2017
    Michigan Tech hockey senior Tyler Heinonen signed a standard ECHL contract with the Kalamazoo Wings, the team announced on Wednesday (March 29). The forward joined the team in Florida and is expected to play against the Everblades tonight.
  • Roy Signs with LA Kings, Forgoes Final Season
    March 27, 2017
    Michigan Tech defenseman Matt Roy signed a two-year entry-level contract with the Los Angeles Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced Monday (March 27). Roy just completed his junior season with the Huskies.
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