Lake Superior State

Lake Superior State Quick Facts

Location: Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Founded: 1946
Enrollment: 3,000
Nickname: Lakers
Colors: Royal Blue and Gold
Athletics Director: Kris Dunbar
Faculty Athletic Representative: Brian Snyder
Athletic Dept. Phone: 906-635-2627


Team History

First Year of Div. I Hockey: 1974-75
All-Time Record: 909-760-149


Facility Information

Name/Capacity: Taffy Abel Arena/4,000
Dimensions: 200' by 85'
Ticket Office Phone: 906-635-2602
Address: 650 Meridian St. Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783


Coaches/Support Staff

Head Coach: Damon Whitten
     • Alma Mater: MSU B.A. '01, M.S. '05
     • Record at LSSU (Yrs): 22-50-7 (Two Seasons)
     • Career Record: Same

Assistant Coach: Rich Metro (NMU '99), 2nd season
Assistant Coach: Doug Holewa (Columbia M.A. '12), 1st season
Director of Hockey Operations: Ned Zimmer
Equipment Manager: Paul Prucha


Media Services

Hockey SID: Eddie Bishop
Office Phone: 906-635-2601
Cell Phone: 252-347-4976
Email: ebishop@lssu.edu
Website: lssulakers.com
Hockey Specific Twitter: @HockeyLSSU
Athletics Twitter: @LSSUathletics
Athletics Facebook: Lake Superior State Athletics