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Jeff Blashill and Bill Peters, Welcome to Hockeytown.
The Blashill File
Led WMU to a 19-13-10 (10-9-9, CCHA) record in first season. Named National Coach of the Year by College Hockey News, USCHO.com and Inside College Hockey (2010-11). Led WMU to CCHA Championship game appearance, the program's first since 1986 (2011). Led WMU to a NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1996 (2011). Finalisy for CCHA Coach of the Year (2011). Head coach and general manager of the USHL's Indiana Ice. 72-43-5 record in two season. Won the "Clark Cup" as league champion on his first season as head coach Six seasons as assistant coach with the Miami University RedHawks. Won a CCHA Championship with Miami during the 2005-06 team Recruited three Hobey Baker Finalists, four CCHA All-Rookie Team members, 11 first or second team All-CCHA members, six All-Americans, two World Junior Championship participants. Was part of four NCAA Tournament teams while at Miami, including the 2006-07 and 2007-08 Elite Eight teams. Played a major role in recruiting and developing the Miami 2009 NCAA Finalist team. Four seasons as assistant coach at Ferris State. Played a major role in recruiting and developing the 2002-03 Ferris State CCHA Championship team. Assistant coach of the World Junior A Challenge Team; Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada (2009) Assistant coach of the World Junior Team; IIHF World Junior Tournament, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (2009) Assistant coach U-18 team; Ivan Hlinka Memorial World Championships, Czech Republic (2006) Head coach Team Michigan; U-17 & U-18 National Festival (2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005)