What time is it? Hockey Time! Voting for the 2022-23 Michigan High School Hockey Player of the Year contest - sponsored by Warrior Sports is now open! Unlike any other state-wide award, this is the only one that allows the Michigan fans to weigh in! The winner of the online vote is automatically entered into the Final “Frozen” Four, and their chances of winning is increased by 20%.
To vote, please login/register with your social media account below, select the candidate that you believe is having the best year in High School Hockey, and cast your vote!! Voting is limited to once every 3 minutes, so please refresh your browser after the allotted timeframe to cast another vote! By voting in the HPOTY contest, you agree to allow State Champs! Network and its affiliates to update you via email about news, sports events and special offers.
The criteria that will be used to select the 2022-23 Hockey Player of the Year champion will be: 30% - Performance Throughout Season 20% - Level of Competition 20% - Online Vote 15% - Big Game Performance 10% - Team Success 5% - Highly Recruited Prospect. Throughout the season, our media analysts have been monitoring performance, updating player statistics and adding new candidates into the contest as their actual play and performance merits, with a goal of keeping the ten best hockey players on the board. Please check out the State Champs! Network’s Hockey Time Show - 3pm on Wednesdays on www.StateChampsNetwork.com or your Streaming APP for the latest updates on the contest! Or stream it on our You Tube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/statechampstv.
And while you are gearing up for the winter sports season, please stop by your favorite hockey shop to grab the latest Warrior Sports sticks, masks and equipment! #SeeYouAtTheRink
Also please keep an eye on these players on our "Watch List" who may play their way into the contest!
Matthew Brougham - Byron Center - Senior Defenseman
Mason Cole - Saginaw Heritage - Senior Forward
Mason Czarnecki - Flint Powers - Senior Forward
Owen Dawson - Traverse City Central - Senior Defenseman
Jake Garrow - Marquette - Senior Forward
Clay Hartje - Detroit Country Day - Senior Defenseman
Jack Lipinski - Ann Arbor Father Gabriel Richard - Senior Forward
Grant Lucas - Bay Reps - Junior Forward
Anden Marceau - Alpena - Senior Forward
Andrew Marone - Brother Rice - Senior Forward
Devin McIntyre - Chelsea - Senior Forward
Ron Wade - Clarkston - Sophomore Forward
Lane Petit - Brighton - Junior Forward
Landon Stevens - Houghton - Senior Forward
Luke Weinberger - Lakeland - Senior Forward
Stevie Wheatley - Liggett - Senior Forward