Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

 

NCAA Hockey: Hobey Baker Winner Hails from Wisconsin

TweetCHICAGO — Senior defenseman Will Butcher of the University of Denver was named the 2017 Hobey Baker Award winner. The honor is named for Baker, who was a football and hockey star at Princeton. He was hockey’s brightest name when he was killed in a plane crash in France during the final days of World War I. The announcement came during the NCAA Frozen Four festivities at the Aon Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier in Chicago. Butcher was this year’s National Collegiate Hockey Conference player of the year.  He hadRead More