Articles by Michael Sonday

Minnesota Prospect Watch 1/19/2022

Highlighting some of the top prospects the state. Photo by David Romuald Malachi McKinnon (Forest Lake High School) The 2007 DOB has had instant success playing high school hockey as he’s racked up 22 points…


Blasi Wins 400

We congratulate University of St. Thomas Coach Rico Blasi on his 400th win of his illustrious career. The former National Coach of the Year in 2005-06 has coached his way to 10 NCAA Tournament appearances,…




Minnesota Impact Freshmen

The following is a list of Minnesota prospects making an impact as freshmen at the high school level in 2021-2022. Luke AveryD1/7/2007Little FallsRyder BetzoldF3/31/2007GentryCole BiesD6/28/2006East Grand ForksBen BoxF8/13/2006Totino-GraceCole Bumgarner *8F4/25/2008ShakopeeCarson ClarkD7/15/2006BlakeLevi EiterF4/25/2006Prior LakeJackson ErnstF6/6/2006Lakeville SouthJayton…


Minnesota Division 1 Commitments

Seven Minnesotans committed to D-1 institutions in the months of November and December, with two of our homegrown prospects staying in the state and attending Minnesota State. Congrats to these Minnesotans on taking their next…


Tommie Life

A Look at University of St. Thomas Hockey News for 1/4/2022 For the first time in the modern era the Tommies faced off against the Minnesota Gophers at the historic Doug Woog Arena on Sunday…


Minnesotans Representing At The Top Of The USHL Leader Board!

Top 5 Scorers in the USHL  TeamHometownGoalsAssistsPointsStephen HallidayDubuque…..172542Jackson BlakeChicagoEden Prairie122739Connor KurthDubuqueElk River162036Adam FantilliChicago…..201535Joe MillerChicagoMinneapolis122234 Blake was drafted by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round (109 overall) in 2021 and is committed to North Dakota….


Ben Dardis Is For Real

….Or is it Ben Dardis in unreal Plain and simple, Ben Dardis is one of the top prospects playing Minnesota High School Hockey and he does not get the respect he deserves. With 140+ teams…


6 Minnesotans Selected in WHL U.S. Priority Draft

There were six Minnesota Products taken in the 2021 WHL U.S. Priority Draft and Three others that did not develop their youth game in Minnesota but play at Shattuck St. Mary’s in Faribault. Many of…