Hockey Humanitarian Award finalist spotlight: Saint Mary’s women’s captain Wolf ‘going to accomplish whatever she wants to do’

By Matthew Semisch | Volunteerism has taken on a different look during the COVID-19 pandemic, but one thing hasn’t changed for Saint Mary’s women’s hockey coach Sarah Murray: She doesn’t know how her captain gets enough sleep. It’s no surprise that Cardinals senior defenseman Delaney Wolf is a Hockey Humanitarian Award finalist for the second year running. A Michigan […] | more

Hockey Humanitarian Award Foundation Announces Three Finalists for 2021

By Pete Souris | The Hockey Humanitarian Award Foundation announced the three finalists for the 2021 Hockey Humanitarian Award, presented annually to college hockey’s “finest citizen” for leadership in community service. Jacob Adkins (Centennial, Col.) and Andrew Walker (Mason, Mich.), Sophomore, Forwards, UMass Boston It all started with two pairs of roller blades and a friendly wager. UMass Boston […] | more

Hockey Humanitarian Award Foundation Announces six 2021 Nominees

By Pete Souris | Minneapolis, Minn. — The Hockey Humanitarian Award Foundation today announced six nominees for the 2021 Hockey Humanitarian Award. The award, which is celebrating its 26th season, is presented annually to college hockey’s finest citizen — a student-athlete who makes significant contributions not only to his or her team but also to the community-at-large through leadership […] | more

Saint Anselm’s Amanda Conger named 25th recipient of Hockey Humanitarian Award

By Pete Souris | Senior forward Amanda Conger (Swanton, Vt.) of the Saint Anselm College women’s hockey team was named the 2020 Hockey Humanitarian Award recipient, which was announced on Saturday evening. Conger is the 25th recipient of the award, which was first presented in 1996. The other four award finalists for the Hockey Humanitarian Award were Devin Brosseau […] | more

With work on, off ice Notre Dame’s Cal Burke becomes ‘one of our great captains’

By Matthew Semisch | Notre Dame coach Jeff Jackson knew last season that Cal Burke would be a captain for the Fighting Irish as a senior, but Burke’s leadership skills didn’t only come about in South Bend, Indiana. A native of Boxborough, Massachusetts, Burke spent two full seasons with the United States Hockey League’s Cedar Rapids RoughRiders before coming […] | more

Dakota Keene sense of giving at UMass Boston born of humble roots

By Tim Costello | For senior Dakota Keene from UMass Boston, the spirit of giving and helping others is spawned from a blue-collar upbringing and strong desire to stay very busy in creative and productive ways. Apart from his academics and leadership role on the Beacon hockey team, Keene has simultaneously managed internships with Harvard University as part of […] | more

For Clarkson’s Devin Brosseau, mixing volunteer work with hockey is seamless

By Dan Rubin | Devin Brosseau doesn’t like to consider his volunteerism as work. Maybe that’s why he does so much of it away from his time on the ice. As a senior for the Clarkson Golden Knights, he wears the captain’s letter and finished the regular season as the team’s second-leading scorer. He’s a key cog on a […] | more

St. Anselm’s Amanda Conger takes giving of self to new heights

By Tim Costello | As a senior at St. Anselm in New Hampshire, Amanda Conger takes the Benedictine principles of distinguishing one’s life with meaning, leadership and achievement to heart each every day as a student, hockey team captain and this year as an organ donor. The ultimate gift and selfless act are not something Amanda has ever sought […] | more