The Superior High School boys hockey team received an academic award from the Wisconsin Hockey Coaches Association.

The Spartans won the award among Division 2, Section 1 teams.

The overall academic state champion was Mosinee.

Also last week, Superior’s Gunnar Hansen was named honorable mention on the WHCA All-State Hockey Team. The senior forward led the Spartans in scoring with 21 goals and 13 assists.



WHCA Academic State Champions

Overall — Mosinee, coach Troy Michalski (3.82 team grade-point average)

Division 1

Section 1 — Onalaska co-op, coach Tim Franzini; Section 2 — Green Bay Notre Dame, coach Cory McCracken; Section 3 — Verona, coach Joel Marshall; Section 4 — Brookfield Central co-op, coach Greg Copeland.

Division 2

Section 1 — Superior, coach Jason Kalin; Section 2 — Mosinee, coach Troy Michalski; Section 3 — Menomonie, coach Matt Ellis; Section 4 — Fond du Lac St. Mary Springs, coach John Welsch.