A recap of the 2010-11 season along with remarks from the Ferris State University men's ice hockey team senior student-athletes are just some of the many highlights of the 2010-11 FSU Blueline Club's annual awards banquet, which will take place next Saturday, April 2, at the Falcon Head Golf Club in Big Rapids, Mich.
The popular post-season awards banquet begins with a social hour from 6-6:30 p.m. (EDT) followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. (EDT). The awards portion of the program begins at 7:30 p.m. (EDT).
The event will recognize the 26 student-athletes comprising the 2010-11 Bulldog Hockey team with a special tribute to the eight graduating seniors - Mike Embach (Orland Park, Ill.), Mike Fillinger (Grand Ledge), Nate Hennig (Macomb), Justin Menke (Shamrock, Saskatchewan), Pat Nagle (Bloomfield), Todd Pococke (Saginaw), Zach Redmond (Traverse City), and Scott Wietecha (Wolverine Lake). A video featuring the many highlights of the 2010-11 campaign will also be shown at the banquet.
Cost for the awards banquet is $20 per person and $10 for children under age 12. Those who wish may also sponsor a Bulldog hockey student-athlete(s) for $20 apiece. You may register up until Monday, March 21, 2011. For banquet tickets and/or more information, please contact Marcia Cebulla at (231) 592-5316.
Checks should be made payable to the FSU Blueline Club and mailed with the reservation form to the attention of Marcia Cebulla at 15201 Oakwood Drive, Big Rapids, Mich. 49307.
2010-11 FSU Blueline Club Bulldog Hockey Awards Banquet Agenda
6-6:30 p.m. -- Social
6:30-7:30 p.m. -- Dinner
7:30-10 p.m. -- Awards Program
All times are Eastern Daylight (EDT)
Note: The Falcon Head Golf Club is located at 13120 Northland Drive in Big Rapids.
The Bulldogs are presently 17-14-5 overall and concluded Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) play with a 12-12-4-3 mark (43 league points). Ferris State, under 19th-year head coach Bob Daniels, will visit Western Michigan next weekend, March 11-13, in a best-of-three 2011 CCHA Tournament Quarterfinal-Round series at WMU's Lawson Ice Arena in Kalamazoo, Mich. A 7:05 p.m. (EST) starting time is slated for the first two contests. If a deciding third game is necessary, the outing will also commence at 7:05 p.m. (EST).