All-Area Boys Hockey Player Profiles

All-Area Boys Hockey Player Profiles

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All-Area Boys Hockey Player Profiles

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All-Area Boys Hockey Player Profiles

Austin Poganski, Jr. F, St. Cloud Cathedral

Times’ All-Area player of the year … Assistant captain…verbally committed to University of North Dakota…scored team-high 35 goals with 31 assists for 66 total points…played on U-17 national teams in August and December…has 81 goals and 75 assists in his career.

Tanner Skaja, Jr. F, St. Cloud Tech

Led Tigers in goals (18), assists (33) and points (51) this season…has 78 points in his two-year career…also led Tech in assists in 2011-12 with 17.

Jared Christen, Sr. F, St. Cloud Apollo

Looking to play Division III college hockey…has CLC highs in goals (42), assists (40) and points (82)…42 goals and 82 points are single-season school records…two assists short of single-season record…78 goals and 75 assists with 153 points in career.

Austin Swingle, Sr. D, St. Cloud Cathedral

Captain…anchored Cathedral’s defense for four seasons…looking to play Division I hockey…scored five goals with a team-high 32 assists for 37 points this season…20 career goals with 71 assists for 91 points…”He’s a big reason we give up less than two goals per game.” – Cathedral coach Eric Johnson.

Matt Brettingen, Jr. D, St. Cloud Tech

Assistant captain…big-body defenseman and a good set-up man…six goals and 25 assists for 31 points…saw an 18-point jump from sophomore season…nine goals and 35 assists for career.

Michael Stumpf, Sr. G, Little Falls

State leader in saves percentage (.942), fourth in goals against average (1.53) and seventh in wins (18) at completion of regular season…finished season with a .936 saves percentage and 1.66 goals against average…five shutouts in 2012-13.

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