WCHA Helps Launch 'College Hockey for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion'
Feb 24, 2021
A 27-person group representing all 11 men’s and women’s NCAA Division I hockey conferences chose Black History Month to roll out a new initiative titled “College Hockey for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.”
WCHA RinkRap: Instant Classic Between Bowling Green & Northern Michigan
Feb 22, 2021
This Week on WCHA RinkRap: a rookie goalie throws a “perfecto,” a major milestone in Big Rapids, Cullen plays Catalyst for Falcons, and WCHA goaltenders vie for supremacy.
Michigan Tech, Lake Superior & Northern Michigan Revitalize The UP
Feb 19, 2021
Although Minnesota State lords from atop the standings, the soul of the WCHA (and next year’s CCHA) resides in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Whether it is the seven Division I championship banners distributed across its three universities or the fact that pro hockey was born on this rugged spit of land, Yooper hockey is the frozen bedrock of whatever conference that adopts them
Stellar Staff At Ferris State Keeps Bulldogs On Track Despite Standings
Feb 11, 2021
Midway through the second period of Tuesday’s Michigan Tech-Ferris State tilt down in Big Rapids, MI, local play-by-play man Harrison Watt gave a shout out to Ferris long-time assistant coach Mark Kaufman, the man in charge of the Bulldogs’ PK unit. His group had just killed off its second straight penalty to keep Ferris State within a goal of Michigan Tech.
Crunch Time: College Hockey Holds Its Breath For The 2021 NCAA Tournament
Feb 4, 2021
For those crossing their fingers hoping for a 2021 NCAA Hockey Tournament, it is officially crunch time. On Friday, February 5, the six-member NCAA hockey committee will stage the first of six weekly calls leading up to hockey’s version of Selection Sunday.
WCHA RinkRap: Bemidji Madness, Bowling Green's Gavin Gould & The Wildcats
Feb 1, 2021
This week on WCHA RinkRap, an ancient proverb comes to life in Bemidji, a hockey revenge story that was two years in the making, and the snarl is back in Wildcat country.