Suomi Poikas Hockey Club

Nels Tapio

Nels is a relentless, fast skater, and a top level scorer for our C/CC team. He can play any position and has a wealth of hockey experience. His son Evan Tapio has joined the team as well.

Player Sheet

Position C
Number 26
Age -
Height -
Weight -
Shoots -
Joined 2022
Years 3
Rec Seasons
C/CC Seasons 4
Championships -

Seasons Played with the Poikas

Season Rec League C/CC League
2022 Spring C/CC League
2023 Spring C/CC League
2023 Fall C/CC League
2024 Spring C/CC League

Sisu Cups Won

The "Sisu Cup" is awarded to the player who demonstrates the most sisu (pronounced – see’-soo) in a game. Sisu is a Finnish word that doesn't have a precise equivalent in English, but is similar to "guts" or "grit" or "perseverance".

Season Game Score Notable
2023 Spring CCCP 4-5 (lost) Lost in a shootout.
2023 Fall Badgers 0-9 (lost) -