"Nick was our first line Center man and 4th leading scorer last season.
He’s a character guy, he never stops working on the ice and he’s a leader in the locker room".
"Nick is smart, unselfish and hard working.
He gives you everything he's got every shift".
"Nick comes from a great family and it shows in how he handles situations on and off the ice.
We're expecting more great leadership from Nick this season".
"Every game you know exactly what you are going to get out of Nick, and that consistency is very valuable to a coach"
-Rhinos Head Coach Cory Herman
"Nicky's got the whole package, top quality kid, great attitude and work ethic".
"You always hope for a Nick Gorup type kid when you're putting together a team".
"Nick will be an easy sell to the NCAA next year"
- Rhinos Director of Player Personnel Trevor Converse