Category Archives: Womens Hockey

St. Thomas sweeps WCHA weekly Awards

St. Thomas players sweep weekly WCHA awards The University of St. Thomas made it a clean sweep as four Tommies received Sterling Trophy Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Players of the Week honors for games played during the week of Nov. 6-12.  In the lone game featuring WCHA games this past week, St. Thomas posted […]

76 players have signed contracts with PWHL

PROFESSIONAL WOMEN’S HOCKEY LEAGUE (PWHL) SIGNINGS UPDATE 29 new player contracts announced Nov. 6-10 brings total roster count to 76 TORONTO, ON (November 11, 2023) – Professional Women’s Hockey League (PWHL) teams have been actively signing players to contracts ahead of Training Camps and the inaugural season. 29 signings were announced by teams during the period […]

7 Minnesotans named to IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship roster

Team to compete at IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship in January COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today the 25-player roster for its 2024 U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team that will compete in the 2024 International Ice Hockey Federation Under-18 Women’s World Championship, Jan. 6-14, 2024, in Zug, Switzerland. The roster features seven returners […]

Emma Peschel receives WCHA honor

Former Benilde-St. Margaret standout continues solid play Minnesota Duluth and Ohio State are the two teams with players receiving Sterling Trophy Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Players of the Week honors for games played during the week of Oct. 30 through Nov. 5. From Minnesota Duluth, graduate student Reece Hunt has been selected as the […]

Gustavus to defend their title as MIAC women hit the ice for 2023-24 season

Gustavus was first MIAC team to win national title BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) women’s hockey teams are back on the ice for the start of the 2023-24 season. For the first time in history, the reigning NCAA Division III women’s hockey national champion hails from the MIAC, as Gustavus claimed the program’s […]

Made in Minnesota: Women’s Division I players from the State of Hockey

The following players are homegrown in Minnesota and are currently playing Division I hockey If we are missing a player let us know at editor@letsplayhockey.com

U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Museum Women’s Face-Off Classic features 2 Olympic medal winning coaches

Joel Johnson and John Harrington to lead their squads Nov. 9 at Maple Grove Ice Arena St. Thomas University (4-6-0) will meet Minnesota State University (2-6-0) in the annual U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Museum Women’s Face-Off Classic, Thursday, Nov. 9, 7 p.m. CST, at the Maple Grove Ice Arena in Maple Grove, Minnesota. The Tommies are coached by Joel Johnson, who was […]

PWHL unveils new logo

PROFESSIONAL WOMEN’S HOCKEY LEAGUE (PWHL) INTRODUCES OFFICIAL LEAGUE LOGO PWHL logo represents its athletes, six original teams, and a new beginning for women’s hockey TORONTO, ON (October 24, 2023) – The Professional Women’s Hockey League (PWHL) has revealed the league’s official logo ahead of its inaugural season. The unique mark projects a bold simplicity that […]