UND Recruit Destinations 2018-19

UND landed a big commitment Tuesday afternoon, getting a verbal from the USHL’s No. 1 overall pick, Stephen Halliday. Here’s our initial story on that, along with some of the recent No. 1 overall picks in that league. I’m scheduled to speak with Halliday today, so I’ll have another update later on. UND currently has…
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A Forgotten Line?

Whenever UND has a dominant top line, discussions come up about the best in recent memory. Generally, four lines come up during the new Ralph Engelstad Arena era. They are: A. The CBS Line – Brock Boeser, Nick Schmaltz and Drake Caggiula (2015-16). B. The Pony Express – Matt Frattin, Brad Malone and Evan Trupp…
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UND’s Pro Signings As Of July 3

As of noon on July 3, a total of 39 former UND players have signed professional contracts for next season. There are still five restricted NHL free agents who have been sent qualifying offers and will have a deal soon. They are Brock Nelson, Troy Stecher, Tucker Poolman, Jordan Schmaltz and Paul LaDue. Unrestricted free…
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Fifteen UND Players Attend NHL Development Camps

NHL development camps are going on across the country and it appears that a total of 15 UND players are participating, including four undrafted free agents. The undrafted players who earned invites are Colton Poolman (Vancouver Canucks), Andrew Peski (Buffalo Sabres), Cole Smith (Tampa Bay Lightning) and Carter Randklev (Minnesota Wild). UND senior alternate captain Nick…
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Marto, Schneekloth Win Another Kelly Cup

Jake Marto and Aaron Schneekloth are Kelly Cup champs again. Marto, a defenseman, and Schneekloth, the team’s head coach, led the Colorado Eagles to back-to-back titles in the ECHL. On Saturday night, the Eagles rallied from down a goal in the final 10 minutes of Game 7 on the road to beat Florida 3-2 and…
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