DII Huskies Split 2018-2019 Season Opening Games

by Kim Wrona 9/18/2018 — DeKalb, IL | The DII Huskies opened the 2018-2019 season with two MACHA Conference games on the road against the University of Iowa Hawkeyes on September 14 and 15. The Huskies and Hawkeyes split the two match-ups, with NIU finishing the weekend with a victory. Senior forward Mike Wojtkiewicz led … Continued

DIII Huskies Drop 2018-2019 Opening Games

by Kim Wrona 9/18/2018 — DeKalb, IL | The DIII Huskies began the 2018-2019 season with two road games against Loyola University on September 14 and 15 at Robert Crown Ice Arena in Evanston. Unfortunately for the Huskies, they dropped both games to the Ramblers on the weekend. The Ramblers picked up the first five … Continued

High Expectations for NIU D2 – 2018-2019 Season Preview

  By Kim Wrona 9/13/2018 – DeKalb, IL | The 2018-2019 NIU Hockey season is finally here! Get up to speed on the offseason changes and the expectations for this year before the DII Huskies take the ice on the brand-new season. Mike Rucinski is the new head coach for the DII Huskies. Rucinski previously … Continued

Thulin Commits to NIU Hockey for 2018-2019

By Kim Wrona 6/23/18 – DeKalb, IL | Goaltender Stephen Thulin has committed to NIU Hockey for the 2018-2019 season. Thulin will be going to NIU for his master’s in Business Administration and Sport Management. The North Reading, MA native previously played for the University of Connecticut’s NCAA DI team. Thulin chose to attend NIU … Continued

Training Camp 2018

(OPEN TO NON NIU HOCKEY PLAYERS WHO WILL BE AT LEAST JUNIORS IN HIGH SCHOOL) Date / Time / Schedule Cost / Location $300 Per Player For Full Camp (Cash or Check First Day of Camp) $200 Per Player for 4 Days (Select Your 4 Days) (Cash or Check First Day of Camp) Leafs Ice … Continued

NIU Hockey Announces New DII Head Coach

By Kim Wrona 4/2/18 – DeKalb, IL | NIU Hockey has signed Illinois Hockey Hall of Fame member, Mike Rucinski as the DII head coach for the 2018-2019 season. “Mike has been a very successful coach at the youth level for many years and has had a positive influence on many of the players that … Continued


Date / Time / Schedule $80 Per Player (Cash or Check First Day of Tryouts) Leafs Ice Centre 801 Wesemann Dr West Dundee, IL 60118