NMU hockey: Six named to All-WCHA Scholar-Athlete Team

MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University is well represented on the WCHA Scholar-Athlete Team.

Six Wildcats made the squad, announced Thursday by the league.

They are Cohen Adair (F, So., Stratford, Ont./Computer Science); Jake Johnson (F, Sr., Duluth, Minn./Management); Ryan Kesti (F, Jr., Red Wing, Minn./Finance & Risk Management); Aaron Leach (F, So., Marquette/Pre-Medicine); Nate Taurence (D, Jr., Trenton/Cognitive Impairment/Secondary Education); and Stephan Vigier (F, Sr., Notre Dame, Manitoba/Physical Education/Coaching).

“I’m really proud of what these guys have been able to accomplish in the classroom and on the ice,” NMU head coach Walt Kyle said. “It’s great to see that they have been able to balance their academic work with their commitment to playing hockey at this level.”