Lake Forest College senior Kayla Griffith, an All-American defenseman on the Forester women's hockey team, was diagnosed on March 22 with Acute Myeloid Leukemia, an aggressive but curable form of cancer.
After a late Hamline goal forced overtime, Darby Dodds netted the game-winner at the 4:53 mark of overtime to lift Hamline to a 5-4 win over Plattsburgh State in the NCAA tournament third-place game. Photo: d3photography.com
It wasn't decided until the final minutes, but when it was, Norwich stood tall as Sophie McGovern scored with just 1:33 remaining to lift the Cadets to a 2-1 win over Elmira to claim the NCAA Women's National Championship on their home ice.
Photo: Clint Bobski
We will have a new national champion as Elmira's Shannon Strawinski netted a natural hat trick, the last goal coming in a second overtime, to down defending champion Plattsburgh. Photo: Elmira College Athletics
We take a detour on the Road to Placid and head to Northfield instead, as we chat with Hamline coach Natalie Darwitz on the eve of her team's first NCAA semifinal appearance.
Photo: Ryan Coleman, d3photography.com
It's a new year, and a new tournament, yet the classic matchup remains. Plattsburgh and Elmira are due to meet in a semifinal after their wins in Saturday's quarterfinals. Photos: Gabe Dickens, Plattsburgh State/Elmira College Athletics
All four spots in women's championship weekend are up for grabs tonight. While that's exciting enough, new faces and a sense of competitive depth may make this set of quarterfinals the best yet. Ray Biggs explains. Photo: Ryan Coleman, d3photography.com
PINE VALLEY, N.Y. -- A shutout from senior goaltender Kelcey Crawford '18 and a pair of third-period goals lifted the Elmira College women's ice hockey team to a 2-0 victory over Adrian College in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Division III Women's Ice Hockey Championship at the Murray Athletic Center on Saturday afternoon.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – The Norwich University women's ice hockey team is headed back to its second straight and seventh overall NCAA Division III Women's Ice Hockey Championship weekend following an 8-2 victory over Morrisville State on Saturday at Kreitzberg Arena in the NCAA Quarterfinals.
In the longest Women's Division III NCAA tournament game ever played, 58 saves by Erin Connolly and an Emma Peterson goal 1:02 in the third overtime helped carry UW-Eau Claire to a 3-2 opening round win at Gustavus Adolphus. Photo: Ryan Coleman for d3photography.com
Norwich is the top overall seed, while tournament staples Plattsburgh, Elmira, Middlebury, Gustavus, and Adrian all return. They are joined by tourney newcomers Hamline, Morrisville, and Eau Claire. Find out who plays who, when and where....right here! Photo: Ryan Coleman, d3photography.com
Plattsburgh State claimed the NEWHL title and will enter the NCAA tournament as the top-ranked team in the land as the Cardinals again claimed nine of the 15 possible first-place votes... Photo: d3photography.com
ELMIRA, N.Y. -- It was a historic day for the top-seeded Elmira College women's ice hockey team, as the Soaring Eagles were crowned the first-ever champions of the United Collegiate Hockey Conference (UCHC) with a 5-0 victory over Stevenson University today at the Murray Athletic Center. The league championship is the eight for No. 3 nationally-ranked EC and the first since the 2009-10 campaign, when the Soaring Eagle won a title in the former ECAC West Conference.
PINE VALLEY, N.Y. -- The No. 3/3 nationally-ranked women's ice hockey team punched its ticket to the inaugural United Collegiate Hockey Conference (UCHC) Championship Game with an impressive 7-1 victory over Utica College in Saturday's semifinal matchup at the Murray Athletic Center.
ROCHESTER, NY – Senior defender Kasandra Petersen (Faribault, Minn./Minnesota Blades) of the Chatham University women’s hockey team has been named First Team All-United Collegiate Hockey Conference (UCHC), announced on Tuesday.
Yet again it's Plattsburgh State on top as the Cardinals claim nine first-place votes, while Norwich once again grabs the remaining six to remain right on Plattsburgh's heels... Photo: d3photography.com
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam women's hockey team (12-12-2) fell 6-1 at No. 1/2 Plattsburgh State (22-2-2) in the inaugural Northeast Women's Hockey League Semifinals on Saturday afternoon. Senior captain Anna-Rose Bertin (Marathon, Ontario/Canadian International Hockey Academy) scored for the Bears.
As the regular season fun concludes, rising to the occasion becomes just that much more important. A record breaking Cardinal performance gives us our first three-peat honoree and more in our Team of the Week! Photo: Gabe Dickens, Plattsburgh State
HERSHEY, PA – Feb. 18, 2018 – First-year forward Dahea Chung (Centreville, Va./Reston Raiders) tallied two goals as the Chatham University women’s hockey team ended the 2017-18 campaign on a four-game winning streak, defeating Lebanon Valley 4-2 on Sunday afternoon.
OSWEGO, N.Y.—Oswego State (11-12-2, 7-8-1 NEWHL) rallied from an early deficit to defeat the SUNY Potsdam women's hockey team (12-11-2, 4-10-2) 4-2 on Saturday afternoon. Senior captain Brenna Wilson(Kanata, Ontario/Ottawa Senators) and freshman forward Natalie Wasielewski (Carnegie, Pa./Pittsburgh Penguin Elite) each scored for the Bears.