should not worry about becoming a goal-scorer. “That was a real
eye-opener,” says Detroit native Rob Valicevic, of the talk given to him
early on by his Houston Aeros coach. “I’ll never forget that talk.”
player from Clinton Township. He really learned how to play two ways
back in the glory days of Lake Superior State University, playing under
head coach Jeff Jackson.
stingy and strong at lake Superior, especially on defense and we didn’t
give up a lot of shots.”
those LSSU national championship teams in 1992 and 1994, has found
success at the next level.
proudly. “He has consistently improved each year and I think he’s
emerged as an excellent, consistent two-way player with the Nashville
success up to this point, Jackson humbly dismissed those notions, saying
Valicevic has basically made himself the player that he is.
built his body up well and he’s always had the work ethic and
It’s no secret that Valicevic has worked hard for what he has earned.