CLOQUET, MN – The Minnesota Wilderness Coaching staff announced its 2019 Captains: Captain Ryan Nelson #7 [Esko, MN], Assistant Captain Nate Horn #8 [Elk River, MN], Assistant Captain Nick Portz #10 [St. Cloud, MN], and Assistant Captain Alec Cokley [New Castle, CO].
Nelson and Portz played with the Wilderness last season. Horn has played two previous seasons with the team. Cokley is the newest Captain to the team, hailing from Colorado.
The Minnesota Wilderness is a Tier II Junior Hockey Team in the National American Hockey League (NAHL), based in Cloquet, Mn.