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St. Cloud State Huskies men's ice hockey

The St. Cloud State Huskies men's ice hockey team is a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I college ice hockey program that represents St. Cloud State University. The Huskies are a member of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference.[2] They play at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center in St. Cloud, Minnesota.[3]

St. Cloud State Huskies
St. Cloud State Huskies athletic logo
UniversitySt. Cloud State University
ConferenceNCHC
Head coachBrett Larson
1st season, 30–6–3 (.808)
Assistant coachesMike Gibbons
Nick Oliver
Captain(s)Jimmy Schuldt
Alternate captain(s)Jon Lizotte
Jacob Benson
ArenaHerb Brooks National Hockey Center (1989-Present)
Capacity: 5,159
Surface: 200' x 100'
LocationSt. Cloud, Minnesota
Student sectionDog Pound
ColorsCardinal and Black[1]
         
NCAA Tournament Frozen Four
2013
NCAA Tournament appearances
1989, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019
Conference Tournament championships
WCHA: 2001, NCHC: 2016
Conference regular season championships
WCHA: 2013, NCHC: 2014, 2018, 2019
Current uniform
WCHA-Uniform-SCSU.png

Contents

Season-by-season resultsEdit

This is a partial list of the last thirty-two seasons completed by the Huskies.

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties

Records as of March 18, 2018.

Season GP W L T Finish Conference Tournament NCAA Tournament Coach
1987-1988 38 11 25 1 Independent NA NA Craig Dahl
1988-1989 37 19 16 2 Independent NA NCAA Regional Semi-Final, (3-6)(2-4) (Lake Superior State) Craig Dahl
1989-1990 38 17 19 2 Independent NA NA Craig Dahl
1990-1991 41 18 19 4 t-5th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (4-2)(2-10)(4-7) (North Dakota) NA Craig Dahl
1991-1992 37 14 21 2 t-5th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (5-6(OT))(5-3)(3-4(OT)) (Wisconsin) NA Craig Dahl
1992-1993 36 15 18 3 7th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (1-3)(5-6) (Michigan Tech) NA Craig Dahl
1993-1994 39 21 13 4 4th, WCHA Lost in WCHA Finals, 3-2 (OT) (Minnesota) NA Craig Dahl
1994-1995 38 17 20 1 t-5th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (2-3)(2-5) (North Dakota) NA Craig Dahl
1995-1996 39 13 22 4 8th, WCHA Lost in WCHA Quarterfinal Game, 4-3 (OT) (Michigan Tech) NA Craig Dahl
1996-1997 40 23 13 4 3rd, WCHA Lost in WCHA Third place Game, 6-0 (Colorado College) NA Craig Dahl
1997-1998 42 22 16 4 4th, WCHA Lost in WCHA Third place Game, 6-1 (Colorado College) NA Craig Dahl
1998-1999 39 16 18 5 7th, WCHA Lost in WCHA Quarterfinal, 5-3 (Minnesota) NA Craig Dahl
1999-2000 40 23 14 3 3rd, WCHA Lost in WCHA Semifinals, 7-3(North Dakota)
Won 3rd Place Game 6-4 (Minnesota)
Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 5-3 (Boston University) Craig Dahl
2000-01 41 31 9 1 2nd, WCHA Won in WCHA Championship, 6-5 (OT) Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 3-4 (Michigan) Craig Dahl
2001-02 42 29 11 2 2nd, WCHA Lost in WCHA Semi-Final, 1-4 (Minnesota) Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 2-4 (Michigan) Craig Dahl
2002-03 38 17 16 5 6th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (5-4)(3-2(OT))(3-7)(Minnesota-Duluth) Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 2-5 (New Hampshire) Craig Dahl
2003-04 38 18 16 4 6th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (1-6) (3-7) (Minnesota) NA Craig Dahl
2004-05 40 14 23 3 9th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (2-8) (2-4) (Colorado College) NA Craig Dahl
2005-06 42 22 16 4 6th, WCHA Lost in WCHA Championship Game, 3-5 (North Dakota) NA Bob Motzko
2006-07 40 22 11 7 2nd, WCHA Lost in WCHA Semifinal Game, 6-2 (North Dakota)
Lost in 3rd Place Game, 4-3 (OT)(Wisconsin)
Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 1-4 (Maine) Bob Motzko
2007-08 40 19 16 5 5th, WCHA Lost in WCHA Quarterfinal, 2-3 (Minnesota) Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 1-2 (Clarkson) Bob Motzko
2008-09 38 18 17 3 6th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (2-4)(0-3) (Minnesota) NA Bob Motzko
2009–10 43 24 14 5 3rd, WCHA Lost in WCHA Championship Game, 3-5 (North Dakota) Won in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 4-3 (2OT) (Northern Michigan)
Lost in NCAA Regional Final, 3–5 (Wisconsin)
Bob Motzko
2010–11 38 15 18 5 Tied 9th, WCHA Lost in WCHA First Round, (2-4) (2-3(3OT) (Minnesota-Duluth) NA Bob Motzko
2011–12 39 17 17 5 6th, WCHA Lost in WCHA Quarterfinals, 1-4 (North Dakota) NA Bob Motzko
2012–13 42 25 16 1 Tied 1st, WCHA Lost in WCHA Semifinals, 1-4 (Wisconsin) Won in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 5-1 (Notre Dame)
Won in NCAA Regional Final, 4-1 (Miami (OH))
Lost in NCAA Frozen Four, 1–4 (Quinnipiac)
Bob Motzko
2013–14 38 22 11 5 1st, NCHC Lost NCHC First Round, (4-5 (OT)) (3-4) (Miami) Won in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 4-3 (OT) (Notre Dame)
Lost in NCAA Regional Final, 0–4 (Minnesota)
Bob Motzko
2014-15 40 20 19 1 6th, NCHC Lost NCHC Finals, 2-3 (Miami) Won in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 3-2 (OT) (Michigan Tech)
Lost in NCAA Regional Final, 1–4 (North Dakota)
Bob Motzko
2015-16 41 31 9 1 Tied 2nd, NCHC Won NCHC Finals, 3-1 (Minnesota-Duluth) Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 4–5 (OT) (Ferris State) Bob Motzko
2016-17 36 16 19 1 6th, NCHC Lost in NCHC Quarterfinals, (2-5)(5-6) (North Dakota) NA Bob Motzko
2017-18 40 25 9 6 1st, NCHC Lost in NCHC Finals, 1-4 (Denver) Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 1-4 (Air Force) Bob Motzko
2018-19 39 30 6 3 1st, NCHC Lost in NCHC Finals, 2-3 (2OT) (Minnesota-Duluth) Lost in NCAA Regional Semi-Final, 1-2 (American International) Brett Larson

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PlayersEdit

Current rosterEdit

As of January 13, 2019.[6]

No. S/P/C Player Class Pos Height Weight DoB Hometown Previous team NHL rights
1   Jeff Smith Senior G 6' 2" (1.88 m) 195 lb (88 kg) 1995-10-03 Maple Ridge, British Columbia Powell River (BCHL)
2   Clark Kuster Junior D 5' 10" (1.78 m) 187 lb (85 kg) 1995-01-28 St. Louis, Missouri Cedar Rapids (USHL)
3   Jack Poehling Junior F 6' 0" (1.83 m) 187 lb (85 kg) 1996-08-29 Lakeville, Minnesota Green Bay (USHL)
6   Luke Jaycox Sophomore D 6' 3" (1.91 m) 200 lb (91 kg) 1997-08-19 Warroad, Minnesota Lincoln (USHL)
7   Nick Poehling Junior F 5' 11" (1.8 m) 185 lb (84 kg) 1996-08-29 Lakeville, Minnesota Green Bay (USHL)
8   Tyler Anderson Sophomore D 6' 2" (1.88 m) 200 lb (91 kg) 1997-01-12 Winnipeg, Manitoba Steinbach (MJHL)
9   Spencer Meier Freshman D 6' 4" (1.93 m) 201 lb (91 kg) 1999-04-15 Sartell, Minnesota Fargo (USHL)
10   Jon Lizotte (A) Senior D 6' 0" (1.83 m) 210 lb (95 kg) 1994-11-10 Grand Forks, North Dakota Minot (NAHL)
11   Ryan Poehling Junior F 6' 2" (1.88 m) 200 lb (91 kg) 1999-01-03 Lakeville, Minnesota Lakeville North (USHS–MN) MTL, 25th overall 2017
12   Jack Ahcan Junior D 5' 8" (1.73 m) 185 lb (84 kg) 1997-05-18 Savage, Minnesota Cedar Rapids (USHL)
14   Patrick Newell Senior F 5' 9" (1.75 m) 155 lb (70 kg) 1996-01-18 Thousand Oaks, California Indiana (USHL)
15   Micah Miller Freshman F 5' 9" (1.75 m) 200 lb (91 kg) 1998-10-29 Remer, Minnesota Sioux City (USHL)
16   Will Hammer Sophomore F 6' 2" (1.88 m) 215 lb (98 kg) 1996-02-06 St. Cloud, Minnesota Minnesota (NAHL)
17   Jacob Benson (A) Senior F 5' 11" (1.8 m) 197 lb (89 kg) 1996-02-01 Grand Forks, North Dakota Dubuque (USHL)
18   Brendan Bushy Freshman D 6' 2" (1.88 m) 225 lb (102 kg) 1998-08-23 Thief River Falls, Minnesota Dubuque (USHL)
19   Sam Hentges Freshman F 6' 0" (1.83 m) 180 lb (82 kg) 1999-07-26 Fridley, Minnesota Tri-City (USHL) MIN, 210th overall 2018
20   Nolan Walker Freshman F 5' 10" (1.78 m) 175 lb (79 kg) 1998-10-20 Anchorage, Alaska Sioux Falls (USHL)
21   Jake Wahlin Junior F 5' 10" (1.78 m) 178 lb (81 kg) 1996-11-09 Saint Paul, Minnesota Tri-City (USHL)
22   Jimmy Schuldt (C) Senior D 6' 1" (1.85 m) 205 lb (93 kg) 1995-05-11 Minnetonka, Minnesota Omaha (USHL)
23   Robby Jackson Senior F 5' 10" (1.78 m) 195 lb (88 kg) 1997-08-22 Alameda, California Dubuque (USHL)
25   Nick Perbix Freshman D 6' 4" (1.93 m) 200 lb (91 kg) 1998-06-15 Elk River, Minnesota Omaha (USHL) TBL, 169th overall 2017
26   Easton Brodzinski Sophomore F 6' 2" (1.88 m) 205 lb (93 kg) 1996-08-13 Blaine, Minnesota Green Bay (USHL)
27   Blake Lizotte Sophomore F 5' 9" (1.75 m) 175 lb (79 kg) 1997-12-13 Lindstrom, Minnesota Fargo (USHL)
28   Kevin Fitzgerald Sophomore F 6' 0" (1.83 m) 175 lb (79 kg) 1996-07-31 Oak Brook, Illinois Aberdeen (NAHL)
30   David Zevnik Senior G 5' 11" (1.8 m) 179 lb (81 kg) 1994-01-17 Lakeville, Minnesota Wichita Falls (NAHL)
34   Dávid Hrenák Sophomore G 6' 2" (1.88 m) 190 lb (86 kg) 1998-05-05 Považska Bystrica, Slovakia Green Bay (USHL) LAK, 144th overall 2018
55   Mika Ilvonen Graduate D 5' 9" (1.75 m) 175 lb (79 kg) 1995-02-27 Espoo, Finland Blues U20 (Nuorten SM-liiga)

Notable alumniEdit

There has been a total of 32 former Huskies that have played in the National Hockey League (NHL).

Hobey Baker Award winnersEdit

The following players have won the Hobey Baker Award while playing at St. Cloud State:

DII Hockey ResultsEdit

Prior to the 1987-1988 Season the St Cloud State Huskies Played DII Hockey. Here is the results of the team since they started a team. There was not a team from 1942-1946.

Season Games Played Wins Loses Ties Coach Finish Playoffs
1931-1932 8 1 7 0 Ralph Theisen
1932-1933 11 10 1 0 Ludwig Andolsek
1933-1934 9 7 1 1 Ludwig Andolsek
1934-1935 27 25 2 0 Ludwig Andolsek
1935-1936 11 6 5 0 Robert DePaul
1936-1937 10 5 5 0 Walter Gerzin
1937-1938 8 4 4 0 Benedict Vandell
1938-1939 9 5 4 0 George Lynch
1939-1940 11 6 5 0 George Lynch
1940-1941 10 4 4 2 George Lynch
1941-1942 7 5 2 0 George Lynch
1946-1947 19 14 3 2 Roland Vandell
1947-1948 16 12 4 0 Roland Vandell
1948-1949 12 6 6 0 Roland Vandell
1949-1950 13 7 6 0 Roland Vandell
1950-1951 8 5 3 0 Ray Gasperline
1951-1952 6 0 6 0 Roland Vandell
1952-1953 11 8 3 0 George Martin
1953-1954 4 2 2 0 Brendan McDonald
1954-1955 8 7 1 0 Jim Baxter
1955-1956 15 11 3 1 Jim Baxter
1956-1957 11 5 6 0 Jack Wink
1957-1958 9 4 5 0 Jack Wink
1958-1959 12 6 6 0 Jack Wink
1959-1960 13 11 2 0 Jack Wink
1960-1961 26 13 12 1 Jack Wink
1961-1962 12 0 0 0 Jack Wink
1962-1963 5 1 1 0 Jack Wink
1963-1964 6 3 2 1 Jack Wink
1964-1965 9 5 4 0 Jack Wink
1965-1966 14 4 10 0 Jack Wink
1966-1967 15 1 14 0 Jack Wink
1967-1968 19 1 18 0 Jack Wink
1968-1969 20 2 18 0 Charles Basch
1969-1970 17 7 10 0 Charles Basch
1970-1971 17 10 7 0 Charles Basch
1971-1972 24 7 9 0 Charles Basch
1972-1973 20 8 12 0 Charles Basch
1973-1974 23 15 6 2 Charles Basch
1974-1975 25 16 9 0 Charles Basch
1975-1976 24 9 14 1 Charles Basch
1976-1977 24 10 13 1 Charles Basch
1977-1978 24 12 12 0 Charles Basch
1978-1979 24 10 13 1 Charles Basch
1979-1980 30 20 9 1 Charles Basch
1980-1981 31 19 11 1 Charles Basch
1981-1982 29 14 15 0 Charles Basch 5th, NCHA
1982-1983 29 11 18 0 Charles Basch 5th, NCHA
1983-1984 28 11 17 0 Charles Basch T-4th, NCHA
1984-1985 29 14 13 2 John Perpich 2nd, NCHA
1985-1986 29 16 11 2 John Perpich 5th, NCHA
1986-1987 36 25 10 1 Herb Brooks T-1st, NCHA Wins NCHA Finals 9-7 (Bemidji)

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SCSU Colors and Logo usage rules". Retrieved September 10, 2016.
  2. ^ Myers, Jess (March 20, 2010). "WCHA: SCSU, NoDak win; Roe injury a scare". Inside College Hockey. Retrieved September 10, 2010.
  3. ^ "National Hockey Center". St. Cloud State University. Retrieved September 10, 2010.
  4. ^ "Bob Motzko Year-by-Year Coaching Record". U.S. College Hockey Online. 1996–2014. Retrieved March 26, 2018.
  5. ^ "craig-dahl Year-by-Year Coaching Record". U.S. College Hockey Online. 1996–2014. Retrieved January 31, 2018.
  6. ^ "2018–19 Men's Ice Hockey Roster". St. Cloud State Huskies. Retrieved July 10, 2018.
  7. ^ "DII Results". St. Cloud State University. Retrieved January 7, 2018.
  8. ^ "NCHA Historic Standings". NCHA Historic Standings. Retrieved January 31, 2018.

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