Jack Peart named winner of the 2021 Mr. Hockey Award
ST. PAUL – The Minnesota All Sports Alliance announced today that Jack Peart of Grand Rapids High School is the recipient of the 37th Annual M. Hockey Award for Outstanding High School Boys Hockey Player in the state of Minnesota. Jack Wieneke from Maple Grove High School received the Frank Brimsek Award, recognizing Minnesota’s top senior goaltender. Henry boucha was the recipient of the fourth edition M. Hockey Ambassador, awarded to an influential leader dedicated to the growth and development of hockey in Minnesota.
The 37th Annual Mr. Hockey Awards Banquet was held virtually earlier today at the TRIA Rink in downtown Saint Paul and hosted by Katie Emmer. The M. Hockey Award is organized, coordinated and presented by the Minnesota All Sports Alliance. The Minnesota Wild is sponsoring the Mr. Hockey Awards Banquet.
The M. Hockey Award is selected by a panel of National Hockey League Scouts, Junior Scouts / Coaches and members of the media selected from across the state. The finalists for this year’s award were: Carter Batchelder (Eden Prairie), Cam Boche (Lakeville South), Jackson hallum (Saint-Thomas Academy), Kyle kukkonen (Maple Grove), Luke Levandowski (Rosemount), Luke Mittelstadt (Eden Prairie), Henry nelson (Maple Grove), Joe palodichuk (Hill-Murray) and Joey pierce (Hermantown). Aksel reid (Blake) and Alex timmons (Gentry Academy) were finalists for The Frank Brimsek Prize.
Past M. Hockey Award winners are: Blake biondi (2020), Bryce Brodzinski (2019), Sam walker (2018), Casey mittelstadt (2017), Riley Tufte (2016), Jake jaremko (2015), Avery peterson (2014), Grant Besse (2013), Justin kloos (2012), Kyle Rau (2011), Nick bjugstad (2010), Nick leddy (2009), Aaron Ness (2008), Ryan mcdonagh (2007), David Fischer (2006), Brian lee (2005), Tom gorowsky (2004), Nate Dey (2003), Gino Guyer (2002), Marty Sertich (2001), Paul Martin (2000), Jeff Taffe (1999), John pohl (1998), Aaron Miskovich (1997), Dave spehar (1996), Erik Rasmussen (1995), Mike Crowley (1994), Nick checco (1993), Brian bonin (1992), Darby Hendrickson (1991), Joe dziedzic (1990), Trent Klatt (1989), Larry Olimb (1988), Kris miller (1987), George pelawa (1986) and Tom chorske (1985).
Previous Frank Brimsek Prize winners are: Hudson hodges (2020), Charlie glockner (2019), Atticus kelly (2018), Jake Begley (2017), Nick althaus (2016), Dyllan Lubbesmeyer (2015), Hunter Shepard (2014), David Zevnik (2013), Michael bitzer (2012), Alex Lyon (2011), Zane Gothberg (2010), Casey o’connor (2009), Joe phillippi (2008), Reid ellingson (2007), Austin lee (2006), Alec richards (2005), Matt Lundin (2004), Jon Anderson (2003), Josh johnson (2002), Eric Aarnio (2001), Jake brant (2000), Adam laaksonen (1999), Adam coole (1998), Kyle kolquist (1997), Karl Goehring (1996) and Todd Kelzenberg (1995).