Hockey Humanitarian Award Foundation | January 10, 2019 Hockey Humanitarian Award Foundation announces 2019 nominees Check out this jaw-dropping assist Share Minneapolis, Minn. — The Hockey Humanitarian Award Foundation today announced 17 nominees for the 2019 Hockey Humanitarian Award. The award is presented annually to college hockey’s finest citizen — a student-athlete who makes significant contributions not only to his or her team but also to the community-at-large through leadership in volunteerism. RELATED: 13 NHL first-round draft picks you can still watch playing college hockey The following are this year’s nominees: Name Cl. Pos. School Hometown Cam Beecy Sr. D Norwich Stowe, Vermont Devin Brosseau Jr. F Clarkson Saint-Lambert, Quebec Jake Bunz Sr. D Wisconsin Middleton, Wis. Cal Burke Jr. F Notre Dame Boxborough, Mass. Stevie DeForge Sr. F Babson Norwood, Mass. Vincent Desharnais Sr. D Providnece Laval, Quebec Ian Edmondson Sr. D Canisius Toronto, Ontario Jessie Eldridge Sr. F Colgate Barrie, Ontario Ryan Galt Sr. F Nebraska-Omaha Omaha, Neb. Nick Kossoff Sr. G Lake Superior State West Des Moines, Iowa Annie Pankowski Sr. F Wisconsin Laguna Hills, Calif. Tommy Parran Sr. D Ohio State Shaker Heights, Ohio Jacyn Reeves Sr. F Ohio State Holmen, Wis. Samantha Ridgewell Sr. G Merrimack Outlook, Saskatchewan Luke Rivera* Sr. F SUNY Fredonia Pacific Palisades, Calif. Josh Teves Sr. D Princeton Calgary, Alberta James Varney Jr. F Stonehill Smithfield, Maine * Repeat Nominee Finalists for the 2019 Hockey Humanitarian Award will be announced in February. The 2019 recipient will be honored in a ceremony on Friday, April 12th as part of the NCAA Men’s Frozen Four weekend in Buffalo, N.Y. It is never too early to have a bracketology! Who is in? Where will they go?#NCAAHockey #FrozenFourhttps://t.co/gtm9etrT1I pic.twitter.com/IL0SKKlZNa — NCAA Ice Hockey (@NCAAIceHockey) December 19, 2018 The group of nominees includes 14 seniors and three juniors, along with 13 male (9 Div. I) and four female candidates. The list includes nine forwards, six defenseman and two goaltenders.