Tom Kuklinski

2014 Inductee
Tom Kuklinski, now of Hayward, grew up playing youth hockey in Mosinee, but, unlike them, Tom pursued hockey as a way of  life, in the form of coaching.  He played on nine State Championship youth teams, and participated in the 1965 National Bantam Tournament in Detroit.....

Jeff Kuklinski

2014 Inductee
Jeff Kuklinski, the youngest of the brothers carried on the family tradition of hockey including a number of State Championships at the youth level.  He was a member of the first varsity high school team in Mosinee and led the Indians twice to the WIAA State Tournament.....

Gary Kuklinski

2014 Inductee
Gary Kuklinski, along with his brothers, was raised in Mosinee where he played his youth hockey, contributing to State Championships at the Peewee and Bantam levels.  He went on to play for the Wisconsin Badgers under “Badger” Bob Johnson, winning a full scholarship after making the varsity lineup.

John Hack

2015 Inductee
John Hack was born, raised and spent his entire working life in Superior, and, by his own admission, came late to the party of ice hockey.  Though he comes from a basketball family, he was influenced into the Hockey Family by his brother, whose own son played amateur hockey in Spokane, Washington, and by friends in Superior, whose own children grew up in the Superior hockey tradition.

Joe Baldarotta

2015 Inductee
Joe Baldarotta is originally from Madison, and played youth hockey for the Westmoreland Hockey Club.  He played high school hockey at Madison West High School, from where he graduated in 1974.  Following college, Baldarotta returned to Madison West as an assistant coach.  He went on to be the head coach for four seasons, compiling a record of 59-25-2.

Steve Freeman

2016 Inductee
Steve Freeman was born and raised in New Brighton, Minn., where he played his youth hockey, followed by high school hockey at tradition-rich Irondale High School.  Following graduation, Freeman went on to play junior hockey with the Minneapolis Junior Bruins, and then on to UW-Stevens Point for college hockey.

Bill McCoshen

2016 Inductee
Bill McCoshen was born and raised in Superior.  He played youth hockey for the Superior Amateur Hockey Association, and was a starting defenseman for three years for the Superior Senior High School Spartan hockey team.  Each of those three years resulted in Superior competing in the WIAA High School Hockey Championship Game, ...

Tim Coghlin

2017 Inductee
Tim Coghlin is a native of Summerland, British Columbia.  Prior to coming to the United States, he played junior hockey with Penticton of the British Columbia Junior Hockey League.  ...

John Kennedy

2017 Inductee
John Kennedy was born in Red Lake, Ontario, Canada, and was raised in Milwaukee, where he played his youth hockey for Milwaukee SHAW, when the SHAW program was in its early, formative years....
  • Mary Ann Robinson - 2011
Mary Ann Robinson was born in Illinois and settled in Manitowoc, Wis., where she and her husband raised their family.  Like many parents, Robinson became involved with hockey because her children were playing.  She served on the Manitowoc County Youth Board as a board member and president.  She helped developed the volunteer program and was the editor of the monthly newsletter.  She also worked as a fund raiser for both programming and to fund a new indoor ice arena, and was actively involved in day-to-day operations of the facility. For her accomplishments with Manitowoc Youth Hockey, she received the Dedicated Service Award.  Robinson was elected to the WAHA Board in 1995 as a regional director, and became the Vice President and Director of Girls/Women’s hockey in 1999.  She developed a state-wide girls program and the development program and camp for girls, and did much of this work on her own, down to designing brochures and posters, and initiating contact with individual girls.
 
In 2001, Robinson became the USA Hockey/Central District Girls/Women Section Representative.  She is responsible for organizing annual Central District Camps, including assembling and evaluating bids, awarding contracts, preparing budgets, hiring staff and arranging for all the details that comprise these events.  She has organized tryouts for Central District girls to assist them as they attempt to advance to national camps.  Robinson was the local chair for the 2005 Adult Womens National Tournament in Green Bay.  She served as the Tournament Director for multiple Girls/Women National Tournaments, and as a Camp Director and Counselor for USA Hockey National Camps, and as Team Host for IIHF competition in the USA and Canada.  Robinson was the General Manager for Girls Team Wisconsin from 2002-2006 at the Chicago Showcase.
 
Robinson’s non-hockey activities include part-time reading teacher, to developmentally disabled 7th and 8th grade students.  She worked with the Service League of Manitowoc County, was president from 1994-1998, and received their highest award for volunteerism.