Tanner Milliron earns top UW-River Falls athletic award
New Richmond native Tanner Milliron has received the honor as the Top Male Athlete at UW-River Falls for the 2014-15 school year.
Milliron had an impactful school year, on and off the ice. He is the president of the UW-River Falls Student Athletic Advisory Committee and he also sits on the NCAA national committee for that group. He is an executive board member of the UW-River Falls Student Senate. He is the student representative to the UW-River Falls Hall of Fame committee. He is also the student representative for the UW-River Falls Faculty Athletic Committee.
“Tanner is the backbone of our hockey team and a wonderful student-athlete and representative of our program,” UW-River Falls men’s hockey coach Steve Freeman wrote in nominating Milliron for the award.