Laker Hockey: United Way Community Partner of the Year

Laker Hockey: United Way Community Partner of the Year

Pictured are (from left): Event coordinator Abbie Laajala, head coach Damon Whitten, assistant captain Aidan Wright, assistant captain Josh Nenadal, assistant coach Rich Metro and assistant coach Doug Holewa.

 SAULT STE. MARIE - The Lake Superior State hockey team was recognized as the 2017 Community Parner of the Year by the United Way of the Eastern Upper Peninsula during a luncheon held April 11 at the Cisler Center.

The award recognized the Lakers' direct support of the United Way along with the team's community outreach.