ORONO, Maine – Six players are expected to join the University of Maine men’s ice hockey team for the upcoming 2021-22 season. Nolan renwick, David Breazeale, Tim gould, Grant Hébert, Dom Dockery, and Matthew Fawcett are set to prepare for the Black Bears next season.
Renwick has had a terrific past year with the Omaha Lancers. The forward totaled 41 points (22 G & 19 A) in 53 games during the 2021-22 season. For his efforts on and off the ice, his teammates elected him the recipient of the EH Motto McLean Leadership Award (the spearmen who best exemplify on and off the ice, the qualities of dedication and leadership towards his team, the club and community). Prior to joining the Lancers in the USHL, Renwick played two seasons for the SJHL Notre Dame Hounds.
Breazeale was the captain of the Shreveport Mudbugs (NAHL) team in his last season and won the 2020-21 Robertson Cup with Shreveport. In 140 NAHL games, he had nine goals and 36 assists as a defenseman and was named to the NAHL South Division team after the 2020-21 season.
Gould played in the SJHL, BCHL and MJAHL before attending the University of Maine. He played 11 games and collected one goal and five assists for the Amherst Ramblers of the MJAHL. In Gould’s 58 games with the BCHL Alberni Valley Bulldogs, he has scored seven goals and 27 assists as a defenseman.
Hebert played his freshman, sophomore and junior seasons at Robert Morris University. While at RMU, he ended his colonial career with 10 goals and 12 assists in a total of 50 games. Hebert also recorded four multi-point games during his time in Coraopolis, Pa.
Dockery played for years at Merrimack College. He will play as a graduate transfer student this season. Dockery ended his warrior career with three goals and 16 assists in 108 total games. Off the ice, he has been named to the Hockey East All-Star Team multiple times.
Fawcett played two seasons at Quinnipiac before transferring to the University of Maine. He was named to the 2019-20 ECAC varsity hockey team and was also named the ECAC Hockey Player of the Week on February 15. Fawcett has four goals and five assists for nine points in 34 total games.
The Black Bears kick off the 2021-22 season with a home show against the University of Prince Edward Island on October 3. Check out the full schedule HERE.