Weitzel Commits to NIU for 2020-2021


Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Brandon Weitzel to our 2020-2021 recruiting class. Weitzel, a 5’8″ 175 lbs. forward from Morris, Illinois previously playing for Joliet Jaguars.

Coach Rucinski stated “I like the speed and energy Brandon brought to the game and look forward to seeing him perform with us.”

Weitzel said “I chose NIU because it was the school I wanted to go to and their hockey program was up and coming. That is something I wanted to be apart of.”

Player: Brandon Weitzel
Hometown: Morris, IL
DOB: 7/18/2002
Height: 5’8″
Weight: 175 lbs.
Previous team: Joliet Jaguars
Position: Forward