'04 Hobey Baker Winner Lessard Skates with UMD

By KBJR News 1

February 9, 2012 Updated Feb 9, 2012 at 10:29 PM CST

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Former UMD Bulldogs forward and 2004 Hobey Baker Memorial Award winner Junior Lessard took to the ice Thursday afternoon with his old team.

Lessard is in town this weekend to be honored on Friday night with the other three Hobey Baker winners to come from the Bulldogs men's hockey program.

Lessard, Tom Kurvers, Bill Watson, and Chris Marinucci will all be honored at Friday night's game between UMD and North Dakota at AMSOIL Arena in Duluth.

The former Bulldog played 160 games over four season for UMD, scoring 74 goals and recording 68 assists for 142 total points.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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