Yuel NCHA Co-Scholar-Athlete
UW-River Falls' senior forward Jason Yuel of Winnipeg, Manitoba has been named the 2012 Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Co-Scholar-Athlete, and five Falcons have been named to the NCHA All-Academic team.
Yuel and UW-Eau Claire's Tyler Jundt shared the league's Scholar-Athlete award.
Yuel has been named to the UWRF Dean's List eight times. He has captained the Falcons for three seasons and has won multiple awards for excellence in economics at the university.