Bulldogs Forward Gabbie Hughes Nominated for Hockey Humanitarian Award

The list will be trimmed down in February before the winner is announced on Friday, April 7th.

DULUTH, Minn.- Gabbie Hughes is one of the leaders on the UMD women’s hockey team. It just so happens, she also plays a big role in the community.

And because of that, she was named a finalist for the 2023 Hockey Humanitarian Award on Wednesday.

A top 3 finalist last year, Hughes is a co-founder of the non-profit Sophie’s Squad, which is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the mental health of athletes from the youth level to college.

The list will be trimmed down in February before the winner is announced on Friday, April 7th.

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