boys’ hockey

Three hockey players from Holy Family Catholic High School recently signed to continue their hockey careers at the next level on May 8. Joey Marooney, of Chaska, signed a letter of intent to play Division I hockey at the University of Alabama at Huntsville. Morooney was a four-year letterwinner, two-time All-Conference selection, captain his senior […]

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The Waconia School District announced Monday, May 5 that current assistant coach Patrick Lenton has been selected as the new WHS boys’ hockey coach, beginning next season. “We are excited to have hired an individual with coach Lenton’s experience, leadership qualities, and enthusiasm to work with our students athletes on and off the ice,” Waconia […]

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The Western Michigan University men’s hockey team recently hosted its annual banquet to celebrate the 2013-2014 season, handing out team awards and naming the captains for the upcoming campaign. Waconia resident Taylor Fleming, a 2011 St. Thomas Academy graduate, was named the Suzanne Klop Rookie of the Year. The freshman defenseman was the only rookie […]

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Waconia coach Dan Benham is stepping down from his post as varsity boys’ hockey coach for WHS and is opening the Wildcats to a new era under whomever will take over next season. After 11 seasons with the program, Benham said there were a variety of reasons to step down now, but the most important […]

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The Waconia boys’ hockey team might look a little different next season. With roughly 14 seniors on the varsity and junior varsity squads, the Wildcats are losing much of both their offensive and defensive lines. “With a group that large we will be definitely be a younger team next season,” WHS head coach Dan Benham […]

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Upsetting the No. 8 seeded Orioles of St. Louis Park, the No. 9 Waconia boys’ hockey team captured a first round playoff win on Feb. 19. Trailing 2-0 in the second period, junior Matt Fulkerson brought the Wildcats within one goal at 13:50, scoring on a power play with assists from juniors Cal Rassman and […]

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