Elwin Romnes

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Elwin Romnes
Born (1907-01-01)January 1, 1907
White Bear Lake, MN, USA
Died July 21, 1984(1984-07-21) (aged 77)
Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 156 lb (71 kg; 11 st 2 lb)
Position Center
Shot Left
Played for Chicago Black Hawks
Toronto Maple Leafs
New York Americans
Playing career 1927–1940
Elwin Romnes
Sport(s) Ice hockey
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1941–1945 Michigan Tech
1947–1952 Minnesota
Head coaching record
Overall 56–74–3 (.432)

Elwin Nelson "Doc" Romnes (January 1, 1907 in White Bear Lake, Minnesota – July 21, 1984 in Colorado Springs, Colorado) was a professional hockey player in the NHL. Following his career, he was head coach of the Michigan Tech Huskies from 1941 to 1945 (including two years when the program was suspended during World War II), and the Minnesota Golden Gophers from 1947 until 1952.

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Career statistics[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1927–28 St. Paul Saints AHA 40 2 3 5 16
1928–29 St. Paul Saints AHA 39 7 3 10 22 8 2 0 2 6
1929–30 St. Paul Saints AHA 36 15 4 19 26
1930–31 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 30 5 7 12 8 9 1 1 2 2
1930–31 London Tecumsehs IHL 13 5 5 10 14
1931–32 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 18 1 0 1 6 2 0 0 0 0
1931–32 Pittsburgh Yellow Jackets IHL 31 11 2 13 6
1932–33 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 47 10 12 22 2
1933–34 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 47 8 21 29 6 8 2 7 9 0
1934–35 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 35 10 14 24 8 2 0 0 0 0
1935–36 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 48 13 25 38 6 2 1 2 3 0
1936–37 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 28 4 14 18 2
1937–38 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 44 10 22 32 4 12 2 4 6 2
1938–39 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 12 0 4 4 0
1938–39 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 36 7 16 23 0 10 1 4 5 0
1939–40 New York Americans NHL 15 0 1 1 0
1939–40 Omaha Knights AHA 14 12 19 31 6 9 3 4 7 0
NHL totals 360 68 136 204 42 45 7 18 25 4

College Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Michigan Tech Huskies (Independent) (1941–1943)
1941–42 Michigan Tech 3–6–3
1942–43 Michigan Tech 1–9–0
Michigan Tech: 4–15–3
Minnesota Golden Gophers (Independent) (1947–1951)
1947–48 Minnesota 9–12–0
1948–49 Minnesota 11–11–0
1949–50 Minnesota 5–11–0
1950–51 Minnesota 14–12–0
Minnesota: 39–46–0
Minnesota Golden Gophers (MCHL) (1951–1952)
1951–52 Minnesota 13–13–0 5–7–0 5th
Minnesota: 13–13–0 5–7–0
Total: 56–74–3

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Frank Boucher
Winner of the Lady Byng Trophy
1936
Succeeded by
Marty Barry