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Shields Commits to Northland

By Staff Reports, 06/12/24, 6:00AM EDT


The New England Wolves are pleased to announce the commitment of Christian Shields to Northland College for the Fall of 2024.

Northland College is a private, liberal arts college with a progressive focus on the environment and sustainability. Northland likes to "prepare students from across the United States and around the world for meaningful lives and successful careers." Founded in 1892, Northland College is located at the top of Wisconsin, on the south shore of Lake Superior.  Their men's ice hockey program competes at the NCAA DIII level in the WIAC conference.

A 6'1" 2003 Defenseman, Shields joined the Wolves for the 2nd half of the season after playing several seasons in the NOJHL, SIJHL and GOJHL, Canadian Junior A (or B) leagues.  In 14 games with the Wolves he recorded 1 goal and 1 assist.  

The Wolves are pleased to have helped Christian reach his goal of playing NCAA hockey and wish him tremendous success at Northland!