SKATE program recognizes academic success in Tiger hockey
The first year of the SKATE (Skaters Keep Achieving Through Education) was deemed a success. The New Richmond Youth Hockey Association had 92 student-athletes that earned over a 3.0 GPA during the hockey season.
The honored students received a pizza party on March 18. They received certificates and bag tags for participating in the program. Special guests attending the banquet were: Megan Bozek, Katie Frischmann, and Mira Jalosuo from the University of Minnesota Gophers women's hockey team.
Here are the student-athletes who were honored, by level:
Angela Magler, Matthew Unger, Zaylin Sweet, Loegan Aguirre, Malaki Pethes, Trent Dorenbush, Antonio AJ Kappos, Jax Erickson, Benjamin Hahn, Carson Deal, Cade Deal, Reece Hubmer, Thomas Smallidge, Connor Dean, Tucker Erickson, Ian Jansen, Hayden Balduc, Evan Dillow, Natalia Drill, Lorraine Taylor, Easton Schmit, Konrad Knutson
Max Davis, Dylan Marty, Hayden Bradbury, Eric Langer, Taeus Drill, Jens Christensen, Lucas Alm, Zach Cunningham
Xavier Coolidge, Frederic Riba, Brayden Cunningham, Jonas Drill, Gabe Melby, Payton Pohl, Ryder Baker, Blake Milton, Brock Unger, Tommy Dorenbush, Gavin Anderson, Ross Kittel, Jack Davis, Jaden Manske, Evan Iverson, Mason Erickson, Garrett Thomas, Sam Olson
Lauren Graham, Sydney Hahn, Amanda Magler, Lauren Gruber, Shelby Herbert, Bailey Williams
Margo Gauper, Abbigail Alm, Kayla Huerta, Alexandra Stock, Mykenzie Patten, Caitlyn Erickson, Spencer Ellspermann, Payton Krumm
Catherine Magler, Cassandra Gravelle
Jake Erickson, Sam Christensen, Brady Werner, Cole Thomas, Chris Lubow, Eric Hedlund, Nicholas Johnson, Connor Iverson, Brandon Schaub, Jakob Weninger, Jonny Buchman, Ben Karno, Mikah Kier, Noah Towberman, Ryan Greer
Western Wisconsin Stars
Michaela Kappos, Bailey Erickson, Emma Lepper
New Richmond High School boys
Andrew Hilby, Elliot Smallidge, Cole Hansen, Austin Preece, Cole Peterson, Dane Buchman, Ben Werner, Michael Bodsberg, Kaleb Kier, Brady Maus