Bowling Green senior Mitch McLain (Baxter, Minn.), Northern Michigan junior Adam Rockwood (Coquitlam, British Columbia) and Alabama Huntsville senior Josh Kestner (Huntsville, Ala.) are the All WCHA Second Team forwards. McLain tied for fourth in the WCHA with 15 goals in league play, while adding nine assists for 24 points in his 28 games. In his first season in Marquette after transferring from Wisconsin, Rockwood led the WCHA with 24 league assists and tied for second in the scoring race with 32 points overall (he also enters this weekend’s semifinals with 38 assists overall the most by a WCHA skater since the 2012 13 season).
“Not one time did I ever hear Danny Amendola or Wes Welker say a word about the NFL. They were just focused on being the very best they could be. They innately had the understanding that if I do the very best I can with virtually all I have, then that will take me as far as I can possibly go, and thinking about anything else is nothing but a distraction and wavers my focus from that.”.
“It has its roots in the ancient custom of wearing sackcloth and ashes as a sign of mourning or repentance,” said Kevin Robinson, priest at Trinity Episcopal Church in Van Buren. “It’s a sign of our mortality and that we all fall short and we are all going todie. It’s a very somber occasion.”.
If the Oilers can get him for cheap, it’s hard to see the downside of such a signing. I’ve never shared the bullish view of Franson that an analyst like Burtch has held, but the player is an OKish NHLer so long as you don’t ask him to do too much. A third pairing role on the Oilers would not be asking too much.
In 1984, Islamic terrorists assassinated Steve’s father Malcolm at the American University of Beirut, where he was President. In a decision that began Kerr’s legend at Arizona, he suited up and played in a game against Arizona State just two days later, saying that he couldn’t do anything about his father’s death and that he (his dad) would’ve wanted him to honor his commitment to play. From John Feinstein who wrote about this in his book A Season Inside: “It is difficult to imagine the emotion of that evening.
“I was impressed with how beautiful the campus is when I went to visit. My parents and I really like the coaching staff, and I believe they’re going to make my transition from junior hockey to college much easier. On top of that, it’s only two hours away from home, so my family will be able to make a lot of our games,” DeAugustine said..