Wally Akervik

2022 Inductee
Wally Akervik was born in Duluth, Minn., and was a four-sport athlete at Duluth Central High School, helping his Trojan team reach the Minnesota State High School Hockey Tournament.

Ann Ninnemann

2022 Inductee
Ann Ninnemann was born in St. Paul, Minn., and began playing ringette at the age of four.  By her own admission, she played ringette through the sixth game and then hesitantly transitioned to ice hockey in the seventh grade.

Pat "Duffy" Dyer

2022 Inductee
Pat “Duffy” Dyer was born in Virginia, Minn., and played youth hockey in that Iron Range community.  After high school, he graduated from UW-Superior with a bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology and would go on to a long career at St. Luke’s Hospital in Duluth.

Rebecca Hamilton-Hildebrandt

2022 Inductee
Rebecca Hamilton-Hildebrandt (or “Coach Becky” as she is better known locally) was born and raised in Sauk Prairie and began playing hockey in 1982, the first year that Sauk Prairie had a hockey association.
Marlowe Suter, a talented senior hockey player in the 1950s, was selected as the MVP in the 1958 state tournament. During the 1960s and 1970s, Suter coached all levels of youth hockey with the Madison Lakers and Madison Capitols programs. Suter was recognized as one of the finest youth coaches in the country. Suterís sons John, Bob, and Gary all played defense for the University of Wisconsin. Bob was a member of the 1980 Olympic team while Gary had a lengthy NHL career. Suterís grandson Ryan is currently a member of the Minnesota Wild.