Freshman goaltender Alex Gulstene is right at home in Maroon & Gold with the Gophers
Minnesota tied the game at 2-2 in the second period but OSU's Charly Dahlquist netted the game-winner in the third period
Minnesota earned a season-opening series split with a 4-1 win over visiting Merrimack Sunday afternoon
Minnesota dropped a 4-3 decision to visiting Merrimack Friday night at Ridder Arena
Minnesota hosted Korea in an exhibition game at Ridder Arena Sunday afternoon
High School/Club: A 2017 graduate of Penticton Secondary School • played for Okanagan Hockey Academy under coaches Jim Fetter and Delaney Collins • won 2017 CSSHL league championship with Okanagan Hockey Academy, going 19-8-0 in 27 games played with a 1.58 goals against average, .941 save percentage, and six shutouts • members of JWHL U-17 championship team as a freshman • represented Team British Columbia at the 2015 Canadian National Women's Under-18 Championship • member of U.S. Women’s Under-18 Team • two-time gold medalist with the U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team at the 2017 and 2016 IIHF Under-18 Women’s World Championships • attended USA Hockey Women’s National Festival and competed in Under-18 Three-Game Series between the U.S. and Canada in August 2014, August 2015, and August 2016 • named to Under-18 Select 66 in 2015 and 2016 • attended National Team Goalie Development Camps in 2015, 2016, and 2017 • attended 2014 Strelow Camp.
Personal: Born April 14, 1999 • daughter of Kevin Gulstene and Cheryl Slusarchuk • has one sibling, Stephanie • full name is Melissa Alexandra Gulstene • dual citizen in the United States and Canada • intends to study business and marketing • catches left.
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Gophers Meet with Media
Members of the Gopher women's hockey team met with the media to preview the team's upcoming series at UMD.