Player Profile: Carl Mielock

Player Profile: Carl Mielock

Tommy Spaletto, Sports Reporter

Name: Carl Mielock

Grade: Junior

Position: Goalie

How long have you been playing hockey?

“I’ve been playing hockey since I was 4.”

Who has motivated you the most in your athletic career?

“Jeff Lerg (former goalie at MSU) has motivated me a lot in my athletic career because of his amazing work ethic and composure he shows in the net. He is also a smaller goalie, like myself, but he never let that hold him back.”

What is your favorite hockey memory?

“My favorite hockey memory is going to the national tournament in Salt Lake City when I was a bantam. It was a really great experience for me overall, just to see lots of great talent.”

Do you have a favorite quote that motivates you?

“You can’t be common, the common man goes nowhere. You have to be uncommon.”- Herb Brooks