Category Archives: USA Hockey

Team USA drops Game 5 in Rivalry Series, Game 7 Sunday in St. Paul

Zumwinkle and Hughes score in loss TEAM USA leads series 3-2 SASKATOON, Sask. – The U.S. Women’s National Team dropped a 4-2 decision to Canada in game five of the 2023-24 Rivalry Series at the SaskTel Center, but maintains a 3-2 advantage in the best-of-seven competition. Game six is set for Friday (Feb. 9) at […]

USA Hockey Winter Meeting Focused On Moving Sport Forward

Gold Medals, Strong Participation Numbers Celebrated COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey’s Winter Meeting – with nearly 450 registered participants — concluded Sunday (Jan. 28) in Orlando with much optimism for the future as the sport of ice hockey continues to grow and advance. “Over the four days of our meetings, the excitement and passion […]

Team USA wins gold at Youth Olympics

GANGWON, South Korea — The U.S. Youth Olympic Men’s Hockey Team, behind a shutout from Xavier Wendt (Plymouth, Minn.) and a pair of goals from Mikey Berchildt (Excelsior, MN), earned a  4-0 victory over Czechia in the gold-medal game of the 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games at Gangneung Hockey Centre on Wednesday. “Extremely proud of […]

USA Hockey Congress Approves Requirement For Neck Laceration Protection Starting August 1, 2024

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The USA Hockey Congress today approved legislation requiring the use of neck laceration protection for players in all age classifications, other than adults, in games and practices, as well as for on-ice officials under the age of 18, effective August 1, 2024. USA Hockey has long recommended the use of neck […]

February Rivalry Series Roster Announced

Final Three Games Against Canada Set For Feb. 7, 9 and 11 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced the 25 players who have been selected to the U.S. Women’s National Team that will face Canada in the final three games of the 2023-24 Rivalry Series in February. Highlighting the U.S. roster is four-time Olympian […]

Minnesotans help Team USA to GOLD

Stillwater’s St. Martin leads team with six goals ZUG, Switzerland – The U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team defeated Czechia 5-1 in the gold-medal game of the 2024 IIHF Under-18 Women’s World Championship at Bossard Arena. It marks the ninth gold medal for the United States in the tournament all time. “It is awesome to get the win,” […]

U-S-A! Red, White and Blue brings home GOLD

Howard scores twice as USA downs hometown Sweden 6-2 GOTHENBURG, Sweden — The U.S. National Junior Team, behind two goals from Isaac Howard (Hudson, Wis./Michigan State University/Tampa Bay Lightning) and goals from four additional players, defeated Sweden, 6-2, here tonight in the gold-medal game of the 2024 IIHF World Junior Championship. It marks the sixth gold […]

Six Minnesota-born players make Youth Olympics roster

2024 U.S. Youth Olympic Men’s Hockey Team Announced Team set to compete at Winter Youth Olympic Games in South Korea COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey today named the 17-player roster for its 2024 U.S. Youth Olympic Men’s Hockey Team that will compete at the 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games from Jan. 19 – Feb. […]