Player Profile: Johnny Mielock


Name: Johnny Mielock

Grade: 11

Sport: Ice Hockey

How long have you been playing hockey?

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

How do you feel about the season so far?

“The season is going extremely well. We are getting better every day.”

What is your favorite part of hockey?

“Playing with a team and being around a bunch of great guys.”

How did you get into hockey originally?

“My dad laced up a pair of skates and put me on the ice.”

What is your favorite part of being on this team?

“Being able to be with friends every day and working our butts off together.”

Who is your inspiration in your sport?

“Luke Glendenning of the Detroit Red Wings. He grew up in East Grand Rapids and played for the high school, and he is now playing in the NHL, which shows if you play hard all the time you can do great things.”

What is your most memorable experience from hockey?

“[My] most memorable experience has to be beating Grandville on senior night last year. We had lost to them earlier that year, and we came to play for our three seniors on that team.”