List of CCHA Best Defensive Forward

The CCHA Best Defensive Forward was an annual award given out at the conclusion of the Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) regular season to the best defensive forward in the conference as voted by the coaches of each CCHA team.[1]

CCHA Best Defensive Forward
SportIce hockey
Given forBest Defensive Forward in the CCHA
First award1990
Final award2013
Most recentDane Walters

The Best Defensive Forward was first awarded in 1990 and every year thereafter until 2013 when the CCHA was dissolved as a consequence of the Big Ten Conference forming its men's ice hockey conference.[2]

Award winnersEdit

See alsoEdit



  • "CCHA Awards". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved 2013-07-23.
  • "NCAA (CCHA) Best Defensive Forward". Elite Prospects. Retrieved 2013-07-23.


  1. ^ "Henderson and Odegard Recipients of CCHA Major Awards". Alaska Nanooks. 2013-03-22. Retrieved 2013-07-23.
  2. ^ "The CCHA is going away, but its history will have a final resting place". 2013-03-06. Retrieved 2013-07-23.

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