As a writer for Tech Hockey Guide I was given the opportunity to vote for All-WCHA Awards by A Tradition of Excellence. We were asked to vote for First, Second and Third Team All-WCHA, an All-Rookie Team as well as some individual awards; Rookie, Player, Defenseman and Coach of the Year. The results of everyone polled can be found here. And below is how I votes:

All-WCHA First Team

F – Ryan Walters, Nebraska-Omaha

F – Erik Haula, Minnesota

F – Danny Kristo, North Dakota

D – Nate Schmidt, Minnesota

D – Nick Jensen, St. Cloud State

G – Stephon Williams, Minnesota State


All-WCHA Second Team

F – Rylan Schwartz, CC

F – Corban Knight, North Dakota

F – Drew LeBlanc, St. Cloud State

D – Mike Boivin, CC

D – Joey LaLeggia, Denver

G – Adam Wilcox, Minnesota


All-WCHA Third Team

F – Josh Archibald, Nebraska-Omaha

F – Matt Leitner, Minnesota State

F – Alex Petan, Michigan Tech

D – Jake McCabe, Wisconsin

D – Steven Seigo, Michigan Tech

G – Ryan Faragher, St. Cloud State


All-WCHA Rookie Team

F – Alex Petan, Michigan Tech

F – Tony Cameranesi, Minnesota-Duluth

F – Kalle Kossila, Minnesota State

D – Mike Reilly Minnesota

D – Nolan Zajac, Denver

G – Stephon Williams, Minnesota State


WCHA Player of the Year – Ryan Walters, Nebraska-Omaha

WCHA Defensive Player of the Year – Nate Schmidt, Minnesota

WCHA Rookie of the Year – Alex Petan, Michigan Tech

WCHA Coach of the Year – Mike Hastings, Minnesota State