Ethan Kriger commits for the 2021-2022 season!


Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Ethan Kriger to our 2021-2022 recruiting class. Kriger, a 6’0 195 lbs forward from Elgin, Illinois previously played for the Chicago Bruins.
Coach Madonia commented “Ethan comes to us after playing College Baseball at Kishwaukee Community College. Ethan is a freak athlete. After taking time off the ice to pursue baseball, he came back and picked it up quickly. I’m really excited to see how he looks after putting a summer of work in.”

Kriger stated, “I chose NIU because it offers the best of both worlds with hockey and a great education.”


Player: Ethan Kriger

Hometown: Elgin, Il

DOB 9/7/2001

Height: 6’0

Weight: 195 lbs

Previous team: Chicago Bruins