Karyn Bye

2023 Inductee
Karyn Bye was born and raised in River Falls where she played youth hockey in a generation where she needed to hide her gender to play, and, in fact, used her initials K.L. Bye as an identity, rather then her first name.

Sis Paulsen

2023 Inductee
Sis Paulsen was born and raised in Eau Claire. She played youth hockey for the Eau Claire Youth Hockey Association, and high school hockey for Eau Claire North High School.

Terry Watkins

2023 Inductee
Terry Watkins was born and raised in St. Paul, Minn., where he played youth hockey followed by high school hockey at Cretin High School.

  • Paul Ryan - 1993
Paul Ryan became involved in hockey with the Madison East Side and Madison Laker programs as a team manager, promoter, and fundraiser.

His competitive desire led to organizing the Madison Capitol youth program and helping create the Madison Capitols Junior team. Ryan was instrumental in promoting many invitational, state, and national tournaments in Madison. He started the Madison summer hockey league.

His efforts have helped many Wisconsin players to play college and professional hockey. Ryan is truly Mr. Hockey in the Madison area.