Game Day Skate: Minnesota Duluth at Ohio State; Cornell at Princeton

Games of the Week: Minnesota Duluth at Ohio State This is shaping up to be a huge weekend for both teams, as they meet for the first time this year. Ohio State was swept by Bemidji State last weekend, so they're in dire need of a rebound and can't really afford another setback. Though we … Continue reading Game Day Skate: Minnesota Duluth at Ohio State; Cornell at Princeton

Game Day Skate: Getting to Know Makenna Newkirk and Boston College

When you watch Boston College play, you'll probably get a glimpse of Caitrin Lonergan dancing around a defender with a toe drag, or Daryl Watts bursting away on a shorthanded break, or any one of their three Olympic defenders making a seamless pass in transition. It's a roster oozing with talent, line after line, and … Continue reading Game Day Skate: Getting to Know Makenna Newkirk and Boston College

Game Day Skate: Clarkson vs. St. Lawrence; Ohio State at Minnesota

Games of the Week: Clarkson vs. St. Lawrence The defending national champions take on their North Country rivals in a home-and-home series to open ECAC play. Adding some fuel to the fire: Clarkson will raise their national championship banner with the Saints standing on the blue line before Saturday night's game. The Golden Knights have … Continue reading Game Day Skate: Clarkson vs. St. Lawrence; Ohio State at Minnesota

Game Day Skate: Colgate at Northeastern, Minnesota Duluth at Wisconsin

Games of the Week: Colgate at Northeastern I know Wisconsin-UMD is a top-4 match-up, but this is the most intriguing series of the weekend to me. Colgate is coming off of a split with Ohio State on the road; this will be another tough non-conference road series for the Raiders, though I don't think the … Continue reading Game Day Skate: Colgate at Northeastern, Minnesota Duluth at Wisconsin

Game Day Skate: UMD Welcomes Minnesota for a Top-5 Match-Up

It took Minnesota Duluth just two games to make a mess of the NCAA women's hockey preseason rankings. Entering the season, the Bulldogs were ranked No. 9 in both major polls, with No. 4 Boston College coming to town. By the end of the first weekend, UMD had skated to a 4-2 win on Friday … Continue reading Game Day Skate: UMD Welcomes Minnesota for a Top-5 Match-Up