Fred Harbinson

Induction Year: 2015

Fred Harbinson
Recipient of the Mertz Mortorelli Coaching Achievement Award

Coached over 50 players that have played in the AHL or NHL
Assistant Coach -UW-Superior (1995-98) with a 1995-96 Frozen 4 appearance
1996-97 Playoff NCHA Champion, Frozen 4 Runner-up
1998-99 & 1999-2000 AWHL Coach of the Year
1999-2000 USA Junior Hockey Record 31 game winning streak
2007-08 & 2011-12 BCHL Coach of the Year
2011-12 Canadian Junior & North American Record 42 game winning streak
Junior Hockey's All Time Winningest Coach
24 NHL Draft Picks
100+ Players Developed to NCAA

Harbinson was among the top scorers of all-time in Yellowjacket men's hockey history, and was named AHCA All-American in 1994. But as successful as he was a player, Harbinson has made an even bigger mark as a coach. 

Starting at UW-Superior in 1995, Harbinson has gone on to coach at the NCAA Division I level and become an accomplished coach at the Junior A level in Canada. Harbinson has been coaching for 20 years and in that time has helped more than 50 players reach the National Hockey League.