Get to know Chippewa Steel Forward Hutson Collins.
Hutson Collins is originally from Eau Claire and attended Eau Claire Memorial High School.
Q: How long have you been playing hockey?
A: Since I was 6 years old.
Q: Where have you played hockey?
A: Eau Claire Youth Hockey, Eau Claire Memorial, and now for the Steel.
Q: What do you like most about the Chippewa Valley?
A: I like the outdoors, so there is a lot of opportunities to go fishing. My favorite outdoor activity is trout fishing.
Q: What are your goals for the future?
A: My goal is to play college hockey after the Steel, and then I haven’t quite decided what I want to do but something along the lines of sports medicine or sports management.
Q: One interesting fact about you?
A: I’m kind of goofy once you get to know me.
Q: Funny or embarrassing hockey moment?
A: In high school we would go out for warm ups and a couple times I wiped out in front of the student section.
Q: Favorite movie?
A: Happy Gilmore
Q: Favorite TV show?
A: Breaking Bad
Q: Favorite Food?
A: Ramen Noodles
Q: What are you most excited about for this season?
A: Seeing the Chippewa Valley community come together around this new team. I think it’s going to be really exciting to see what we can do this year and hopefully win some games.