Hockey

Sophomore forward Josh Norris is helping get the incoming freshmen acclimated to college hockey.

Michigan's 10 incoming freshmen are adjusting to life as a college hockey player.

Junior defenseman Nicholas Boka has increased his productivity while improving his attitude, leading to more trust from Michigan coach Mel Pearson.

Boka's game has strengthened in proportion to his disposition, resulting in increased trust from Pearson.

Sophomore forward James Sanchez scored two goals in Michigan's 5-3 win on Thursday.

Despite penalty struggles, Michigan got past Arizona State.

Freshman forward Jack Becker helped stabilize Michigan's offense this weekend.

Michigan's offense finally emerged against Notre Dame this weekend.

Junior defenseman Joseph Cecconi has become an offensive threat in coach Mel Pearson's system.

In Mel Pearson's system, Joseph Cecconi has become more comfortable offensively.

The Michigan hockey team defeated Michigan State, 3-2, Friday night to claim the Iron D Trophy.

DETROIT, Mich. — Over the last two months, Hayden Lavigne has asserted himself as Michigan’s starting goaltender, and has often had to stand on his head to bail out his team.

Saturday night, it was Joseph Cecconi’s turn.

Freshman forward Jack Becker is following in the footsteps of his father by playing for coach Mel Pearson, and his hard work is paying off in production.

Michigan coach Mel Pearson believes that Becker, who has scored six goals in his last 11 games, has improved more than anyone on the team over the course of the season.

Michigan forward Dakota Raabe has gained confidence over the last three weeks, and it’s resulted in more playing time and more production.

Dakota Raabe has improved his confidence and production over the last three weeks.

Freshman forward Dakota Raabe scored an empty-net goal to seal Michigan's win over Wisconsin on Friday.

Despite having to use its special teams often, Michigan beat Wisconsin, 5-3.

Junior forward Cooper Marody has been skilled all season, but all the Wolverines have struggled on the power play.

Michigan's power play is trying to improve by simplifying how it approaches its opportunities.