Bloomington Thunder

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Like most of the members of the 2014-15 Bloomington Thunder, forward Shane Bednard (Bowling Green State University) has his own unique take and story of entering the top tier American junior league.


Many successful hockey players are introduced to the game at a young age and take to it quickly.  The Bednards were able to lace up their son early on in life, so it is understandable that Shane and his younger brother, Ryan Bednard, would grasp the game and eventually go on to play for high performance hockey leagues.


“We grew up in a neighborhood where everyone played street hockey.  My cousin played hockey and my uncle got my parents and I into skating.  I started skating at two, which was just pushing a garbage can around, and then I started playing around four or five,” said Bednard.  Read More...

Away Game vs Youngstown Phantoms
WED, November 5 - 9:15AM
Covelli Centre
Home Game vs Dubuque Fighting Saints
FRI, November 8 - 7PM
U.S. Cellular Coliseum
Home Game vs Cedar Rapids RoughRiders
SAT, November 9 - 7PM
U.S. Cellular Coliseum