Riedel commits for the 2021-2022 season!


Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Maximilian (Max) Riedel to our 2021-2022 recruiting class. Riedel, a 6’1” 185 lbs. forward from Lake in the Hills, Illinois previously playing for Crystal Lake Yellow Jackets.

Head Coach Nick Madonia commented “Were looking forward to adding Max to our program. The first time I spoke with Max, it was very apparent that he was excited to be a Huskie and is going to be a great fit in our program..”

Riedel stated “I chose NIU because a large majority of my family attended there and I would like to carry on the huskie legacy playing hockey”

Player: Max Riedel

Hometown: Lake in the Hills, IL

DOB: 6/12/2001

Height: 6’1”

Weight: 185 lbs.

Previous team: Crystal Lake Yellow Jackets

Position: Forward