Local hockey player receives Hobey Baker award

By Ross Leonhart

Battle Mountain hockey’s Hunter Fox is the only junior to earn first team all-state honors, but it’s what he did off the ice that has him earning more praise.The junior was recently presented the Hobey Baker Foundation award, recognizing a high school hockey player for outstanding performance on and off the ice. Players are selected based on integrity, coachability, sportsmanship and community spirit.“It’s a real honor that the coaches think of me this way,” Fox said.To earn the award, Fox focused on bettering his teammates, both on and off the ice, as well as himself. He buckled down on his …

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