Tag: WCHA

The Greatest

Xcel Energy Center’s greatest NCAA games

Most college hockey recruits for next season were born the year the Xcel Energy Center opened. Yet the ...
Profiles

Dane Birks learned to ‘become independent’ through ranching

Pittsburgh Penguins prospect Dane Birks grew up in the small town of Merritt, B.C., where his family had a ...
Profiles

Rappleyea extra Charged as UAH defenseman, pitcher

In late October of 2016, the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians did more than assure vindication for one ...
The Collegian

UND should do more to remember its bygone team

Six months later, the University of North Dakota’s decision to eliminate its women’s hockey program is fully sinking ...
The Greatest

10 greatest WCHA freshman seasons since realignment

The WCHA has a long and storied history in NCAA hockey. Since the conferences realigned four seasons ago, the ...
The Greatest

10 greatest women’s WCHA freshman seasons

A women’s WCHA freshman has backstopped two of the first 17 national champions in NCAA hockey history. Another ...
The Collegian

How long should ASU remain independent?

When Penn State joined Division I hockey in 2012, it took one transition season before finishing the formality of joining the sport’s ...
The Collegian

In WCHA-RallyMe campaign, aspiration outplays alarm

Upon studious review of the women’s WCHA-RallyMe press release, The Simpsons’ Chief Wiggum’s philosophy comes to mind. In ...
The Very Best Of

The best TV/movie actor to attend every men’s WCHA school

Editor’s note: This is the fifth installment of a six-part series in which a Pucks and Rec writer ...
The Collegian

Women’s WCHA should give Lindenwood a fair, long look

There is no cause to assume Minnesota-Duluth head coach Maura Crowell was dismissing the Lindenwood Lions when she ...