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University of St. Thomas Women’s Ice Hockey Program To Join WCHA

University of St. Thomas Women’s Ice Hockey Program To Join WCHA

With so much uncertainty surrounding the fate of the 2020-21 college ice hockey season because of the global pandemic, there was some good news coming from the world of college athletics on Wednesday. The NCAA announced that St. Thomas University, Minnesota’s largest private college, will have Division I men’s and women’s ice hockey programs beginning…

Bowdoin Postpones Start Of Women’s Hockey Season

Bowdoin Postpones Start Of Women’s Hockey Season

The 2020-21 NCAA hockey season is going to look a lot different. That’s just the reality of the COVID-19 era. On Monday, more news trickled down regarding colleges taking the fall  semester off when it comes to sports. Bowdoin College, located in Brunswick, Maine, announced on Monday that the 2020-21 hockey season won’t begin until…

Providence Star Maureen Murphy Transfers To Northeastern

Providence Star Maureen Murphy Transfers To Northeastern

The three-time defending Hockey East Champions are getting a big boost to their offensive ranks. According to an Instagram post from the woman herself, Maureen Murphy is transferring to Northeastern University. The program also Tweeted on Monday that the native of Buffalo, New York is now a Huskie. Murphy starred for the Providence College Friars…

Elizabeth Giguere Wins Patty Kazmaier Award

Elizabeth Giguere Wins Patty Kazmaier Award

Clarkson Golden Knights forward Elizabeth Giguere has been named the 23rd recipient of the Patty Kazmaier Award. The Patty Kazmaier Award is given to the top female college ice hockey player. The award is presented during the women’s the Frozen Four. The award was first presented in 1998. The award is named in honor of the late Patty Kazmaier-Sandt,…

2020 Patty Kazmaier Award To Be Released Friday

2020 Patty Kazmaier Award To Be Released Friday

The 2020 Patty Kazmaier Award winner will be revealed on Friday, March 27th. The announcement will come at 1:30 pm on USA Hockey’s Facebook and YouTube channels. It will be done with the “premiere feature”. Highlights of the top ten finalists will be shown and the winner will be unveiled, per USCHO. The formal Award…

2020 NCAA WOMEN’S HOCKEY TOURNAMENT SET

2020 NCAA WOMEN’S HOCKEY TOURNAMENT SET

Conference tournaments wrapped up on Sunday with some surprises and some expected outcomes. Northeastern rolled over UConn 9-1 to win their third Hockey East title in a row, while Ohio State shocked Wisconsin in overtime to win their first ever WCHA Championship. Both of those teams, thanks to their conference championships, are into the dance….

2020 WOMEN’S HOCKEY EAST SEMIFINALS

North Andover, MA – For the 1st time in its 18 year history, the Women’s Hockey East Tournament saw three lower seeds advance out of the Quarterfinal round. Never before had the Tournament even seen two lower seeds advance. That’s progression, which is something women’s hockey has done a lot of lately. The lone higher…

PARITY REIGNS SUPREME IN SHOCKING HOCKEY EAST PLAYOFFS

PARITY REIGNS SUPREME IN SHOCKING HOCKEY EAST PLAYOFFS

The top seeded Northeastern Huskies advanced to the Hockey East Semifinal on Saturday afternoon with a 3-1 win over Vermont at Matthews Arena. On the face of it, it was an easy weekend for the top seed. Two wins, a series sweep, and an aggregate score of 8-2. It was anything but. The Huskies were…

NESN Gives Women’s Beanpot Secondary Treatment

NESN Gives Women’s Beanpot Secondary Treatment

Last night was a thriller at TD Garden. Northeastern University defeated Boston University for their third consecutive Beanpot Championship, winning this one in overtime after a wild finish to regulation. The Huskies, after decades of losing, have become quite familiar with the winner’s circle in recent years. Last season, Northeastern swept the men’s and women’s…