David Kraaz commits for the 2021-2022 season!


Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of David Kraaz to our 2021-2022 recruiting class. Kraaz, a 6’0” 183 lbs. forward from Belvidere, Illinois previously playing for Minnesota Mullets.

Assistant GM Wayne Bower commented “David brings to our program a wealth of experience at the Junior A level. He is a big body that will be a strong asset for us on the wing”

Kraaz stated “I am excited to play college hockey and go back to school to study physical therapy or athletic training. I picked to go to NIU because it is close to home and the hockey program I feel will be a good fit for me”

Player: David Kraaz

Hometown: Belvidere, IL

DOB: 12/27/2001

Height: 6’0″

Weight: 183 lbs

Previous team: Minnesota Mullets

Position: Forward