Minnesota Minute Men announced this year's 10 finalists
2012 Mr. Hockey Finalists
The Minnesota Minute Men announced the 10 candidates for the 28th-annual Mr. Hockey Award.
Justin Kloos (Lakeville South High School)
Will Merchant (Eagan High School)
Grant Opperman (Breck School)
Judd Peterson (Marshall School, Duluth)
Jake Randolph (Duluth East High School)
Charlie Sampair (Hill-Murray)
Eric Schurhamer (Saint Thomas Academy)
Jared Thomas (Hermantown High School)
Dom Toninato (Duluth East High School)
Michael Zajac (Eagan High School)
2012 Frank Brimsek Award
Two finalists were announced for the Frank Brimsek Award in recognition of the state’s top senior goaltender.
Michael Bitzer (Moorhead High School)
Kyle Koop (Maple Grove High School)
The 28th annual Mr. Hockey Awards Banquet will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 11 at the Grand Ballroom at RiverCentre. The Mr. Hockey Award is given to the outstanding senior high school hockey player in the state of Minnesota and is selected by a panel of National Hockey League scouts, Division-I coaches and selected media members from around the state.