ST. PAUL, Minn. – Before a capacity crowd tonight at the RiverCentre, the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2022 - Steve Cash, Jim Johannson, Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson, Monique Lamoureux-Morando and Ryan Miller - was formally enshrined in a grand celebration.
In addition, Warren Strelow was honored with the Lester Patrick Trophy, presented by the NHL for outstanding service to hockey in the U.S.
“Tonight's 50th anniversary Induction Ceremony was an incredible celebration of our sport and the individuals who make it so special," said Mike Trimboli, president of USA Hockey. “The five inductees honored tonight, as well as our Lester Patrick recipient, have all made such positive contributions to our sport and we’ll continue to benefit from their contributions for decades to come.”
NOTES: USA Hockey assumed responsibilities for the selection process and induction event associated with the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame in 2006 ... The U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame was incorporated in 1969 and inducted its first class in 1973. With the inclusion of the Class of 2022, there are 195 enshrined members and four enshrined teams ... The U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to preserve the rich history of the game in the United States, while recognizing the extraordinary contributions of select players, coaches, administrators, officials and teams ... The United States Hockey Hall of Fame Museum is located in Eveleth, Minnesota.