Cheboygan High School Chiefs Hockey

The 2014-15 season will be the 16th year for Cheboygan Chiefs Hockey. The team's inaugural season was 1999-2000. The Chiefs play in the Northern Michigan Hockey League and are a Division III school of the Michigan High School Athletic Association. The Cheboygan Chiefs Hockey program is totally funded through the Cheboygan Blueliners Club.

Craig Coxe is entering his 4th year as Head Coach of the Chiefs. Coach Coxe is a veteran coach at multiple levels from youth hockey to Minor Professional hockey. He is a former NHL player with the Vancouver Canucks, Calgary Flames, St. Louis Blues and the San Jose Sharks. Tom Smith is in his 6th season as Assistant Coach and Strength & Conditioning Trainer. Volunteer Assistant Coach Kevin Chapman works with the goaltenders.


2014-15 Blueliner Members

Help support Cheboygan Chief High School Hockey now and in the future!



Northern Michigan Hockey League - Standings




The Chiefs faceoff against the Cadillac Vikings at 6:30 on Friday, Nov. 21 in Cheboygan.  Remember to bring your cans/bottles to the game as fundraising efforts help support Cheboygan Chief Hockey!

The Chiefs shutout the Northmen for the season opener, Wednesday, November 19 on a snowy night at the Cheboygan Ice Pavillion. Cheboygan started early with Josh Stempky scoring 27 seconds into the game! The next goals for the Chiefs came in the second period from DJ Sayers and Parker James. This was Parker's first varsity goal! The Chiefs kept up their strong effort with two goals from Adam Jeannotte and another from Stempky. Assists in the game came from Sayers (2), Jeannotte, Stempky, Gavin Armstrong, Craig Bongard, Matt Grisdale and Cole Williams. Cooper Kelley also earned a shutout in his first varsity game! The Chiefs outshot the Northmen, 46-15. Total penalties - Cheboygan (5), Petoskey (4). Josh Stempky was named WCBY Player of the Game. Cheboygan will be home against Cadillac, Friday, November 21, at 6:30 p.m. and will be broadcast on WCBY Radio.


The next meeting for the Cheboygan Blueliners will be Monday, December 1, 7:00 p.m. at the Cheboygan Ice Pavilion. Officers for 2014-15 season Current officers are President - Mike Grisdale; Vice President - Joe Williams; Secretary - Dana Stempky; and Treasurer - Scott Kelley.


The Blueliners are having a can/bottle drive fundraiser November 21 and 22. Returnables can be brought to the Chiefs game vs. Cadillac on November 21. Players will also be collecting empty bottles and cans on November 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Family Fare in Cheboygan. Proceeds help support the Cheboygan Chief Hockey program.


The Blueliners would like to thank everyone who helped support our recent Benefit Car Wash in the Lincoln Bridge Plaza. A special thanks to Rick Tromble and Mark Stormzand for helping us organize and coordinate the event. We were able to raise $523 for Cheboygan Chiefs Hockey.