The UMD women face a tough test in the WCHA, the nation’s top women’s hockey conference. A preview ran in Friday’s DNT.
The Bulldogs lost their opener vs. North Dakota on Saturday. A recap from the UMD website.
UMD opened with a 7-1 exhibition win over Lakehead University tonight at Amsoil Arena.
The UMD women’s team opened the regular season with a weekend sweep of Connecticut at Amsoil Arena. They won 7-0 Friday night in a DNT story recounted here.
They finished the sweep with a 6-1 win Saturday to give coach Shannon Miller her 350th career victory.
Wisconsin swept Minnesota State-Mankato in the WCHA’s opening series.
Even the Stanley Cup isn’t immune from flight problems as its arrival in Duluth Thursday night was delayed. The DNT recounts previous Cup visits to Duluth.
Here’s a DNT story today on a freshman connection on the UMD women’s hockey team.
With former UMD goaltender Alex Stalock making the San Jose Sharks’ opening night roster as a backup, here’s a look at an ESPN story from a couple weeks ago on his comeback from injury.
Former UMD winger Justin Fontaine was back at Amsoil Arena on Monday and Tuesday with his new team, the Minnesota Wild. The DNT caught up with him.
While Fontaine is waiting for his NHL career to begin Thursday, Mason Raymond began his Toronto Maple Leafs’ career on the right foot by scoring the game-winning goal Tuesday vs. Montreal.
USCHO.com came out with its preseason men’s rankings Monday. UMass-Lowell edged Miami for the top spot. UMD received 18 total votes. There is no women’s poll this week.