We start our new series "Bull's Bios" today and we will introduce you to one Bull's player each day until we have introduced you to every player on the roster! First up, D-man Tyler Richison, a returning vet from the 2013 National Championship squad.
Name: Tyler Richison
Parents: Jim and MaryBeth Richison
Siblings: 1 youger brother – Jimmy|
Favorite Food/Drink: Pancakes and Mountain Dew
Favorite Current NHLer: Duncan Keith
Favorite Former NHLer: Nicklas Lidstrom
Any other favorite sports? Soccer
Who is your biggest role model? My dad, Jim.
What do you do in your free time? Waterskiing and hanging out with friends.
What is your biggest pet peeve? When (Taylor) Brown doesn't hear you.
Where do you want to be in 10 years? At a successful job.
What attracts you to hockey? The competition and love for the game.
If you weren't playing hockey, where would you be? Going to school and studying hard.
Biggest asset you bring to the Bulls? Physical play and smart decisions.
Worst injury from hockey? Broken collar bone.
Craziest in-game memory? Jakey Johnson game-winner in 2OT vs. Helena Bighorns.
Most memorable hockey game attended? 2013 Tier III National Championship Game.
Greatest accomplishment in hockey so far? 2013 Tier III National Champion.
Go-to song before a game? Sweet Child O Mine by Guns N Roses.
Goals by the end of the season? Win another National Championship!
Season kicks off on September 13th in Granite City and the home opener is on Friday, October 4th against Alexandria! See you this season and Go Bulls!