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....
  • Bob Schipferling - 1986
Bob Schipferling, born in Menasha and now living in Mosinee, organized a youth hockey program for the Menasha Recreation Department in the mid­1950s before moving to Mosinee In 1959 and becoming involved in the Mosinee hockey program.

As a hockey club officer, Schipferling was instrumental in negotiating the shared finance agreement with the City of Mosinee that enable the present hockey facility, along with the artificial ice system, to be built.

In 1973, Schipferling helped organize the Central Youth Hockey League which was the beginning of the present Nor-Wis Hockey League. He coached youth hockey at bantam and pee-wee levels for nine years.

In Mosinee, Schipferling was instrumental in getting hockey approved as a high school sport and was active in senior hockey with the Mosinee Papermakers since 1968.
Schipferling has also served as vice-president of the Badger State Hockey League for two years and presently is serving as president.