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Bulldog Insider Podcast: Engineering and NASCAR with goalie Nick Deery

Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs goaltender Nick Deery (37) deflects a shot on goal during a game earlier this season at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)

This week on the podcast, we are joined by Bulldogs junior goaltender Nick Deery of La Crosse, Wisconsin. Academically he is a senior and will be graduating this spring with a mechanical engineering major.

Deery, who already has job interviews lined up, tells us about his career aspirations, his topsy-turvy ride in junior hockey and his role as the backup goalie for the Bulldogs.

We also learn about his lead-foot grandmother, Jody, 94, who is the owner and operator of Rockford Speedway, a NASCAR sanctioned home track.

Tune in every Thursday to hear Duluth News Tribune college hockey reporter Matt Wellens and My9 Sports commentator Zach Schneider talk about Minnesota Duluth hockey. You can email us at mwellens@duluthnews.com or serkkila@duluthnews.com. This podcast is produced by Samantha Erkkila.

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Find previous episodes here.