Editor's notes: Just a heads up that there are a few curse words in this episode.
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Defensemen Tim Conboy and T.J. McElroy and forwards Billy Hengen and Joe Jensen were all part of the 2002 recruiting class for the St. Cloud State men's hockey team. The Huskies made the playoffs when they were freshmen and all but Conboy, who left after his sophomore season, played for Craig Dahl and then the first season under Bob Motzko as head coach.
The players get together here to share stories about their college careers.
Conboy played for the Huskies from 2002-04. In 64 career college games, he had eight goals, 17 assists, 25 points and 130 penalty minutes in 64 games. After leaving St. Cloud State, he played eight seasons in the American Hockey League, 59 games with the Carolina Hurricanes in the NHL and six seasons in Germany.
Hengen played for the Huskies from 2002-06. He had 24 goals, 55 assists, 79 points and 50 penalty minutes in 119 college games.
Jensen played for the Huskies from 2002-06. In 153 career games, he had 45 goals, 55 assists, 100 points and 106 penalty minutes. After he left St. Cloud State, he played three seasons in the ECHL and AHL, six games with the Carolina Hurricanes, three seasons in Italy and one season in England.
McElroy played for the Huskies from 2002-06. In 109 college games, he had six goals, seven assists, 13 points and 112 penalty minutes. After leaving St. Cloud State, he played three seasons in the ECHL and AHL, one season in Italy and one in Germany.
Mick Hatten is a reporter and editor for Forum News Service and helps manage TheRinkLive.com, a website dedicated to hockey. He began working for Forum Communications in November 2018 and has covered St. Cloud State University hockey since 2010. A graduate of St. Cloud State, he has more than 30 years of experience as a journalist and has been a youth hockey coach since 2014. firstname.lastname@example.org
A former goaltender at Notre Dame and volunteer goaltending coach for the Wisconsin women's hockey team, Karr brings almost two decades of experience leading NCAA Division II athletic departments that also feature NCAA Division I hockey programs.
The 25-year-old from Littleton, Colo., talks about his college hockey experiences, playing pro hockey, growing up with Troy Terry, Brandon Carlo and his favorite St. Cloud State memories on the Huskies Hockey Insider podcast with Mick Hatten.