Maine Hockey Captain Tanner House Named Finalist for Lowe’s Senior Class Award 

UMaine hockey captain Tanner House is one of ten finalists for the Lowe’s Senior Class Award. The award is for a senior that excells both on and off the ice. He’s the only finalist from Hockey East. Fans can vote for Tanner through a link on the Maine Black Bears website. The winner will be announced April 7th, at the Frozen Four in Minneapolis. For Tanner, his off the ice contributions began when he first arrived at UMaine.Tanner House – Maine Captain”In my freshman year and that kind of helped me get out in the community and do those volunteering type things. That was big for me and I’m just trying to represent the University of Maine as best I can.”Tim Whitehead – Maine Head Coach”He does the right things on and off the ice. Never claims to be perfect but he just really brings the right attitude each day to practice. He’s very firm but he’s upbeat and I’ve been so impressed with him as a person and his development here at Maine has been fabulous and great to see.”