Snakes captain Renz commits to Lake Superior State University
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - Submitted by Vernon Vipers
The Vernon Vipers are pleased to announce that defenceman and team captain Ryan Renz has committed to NCAA Div. I Lake Superior State University for next season. The Castlegar BC native is a BCHL veteran having appeared in 173 regular season games spanning from 2009-2013. Last season Renz recorded a career high in points with 26 in 55 games. This season the 20-year-old has one goal and three assists in 13 games. Lake Superior State University is a small university in Sault. Ste. Marie, Michigan. It is Michigan's smallest public university with an enrollment of around 3,000 students.
Lake Superior State’s Mens Hockey Program is currently ranked 14th in the nation. The Lakers compete in the NCAA's Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) against the likes of Michigan Tech, Bowling Green, Bemidji State and Northern Michigan.