The Gopher women's hockey team shared some of their favorite moments from the 2017-18 season
Sophomore forward Kippin Keller caught up with the voice of Gopher women's hockey Dan Hamann
Minnesota erupted for four second-period goals en route to the road win at Minnesota State Friday night
Sydney Baldwin scored the game-winning goal in overtime to seal the win and sweep over the Beavers
The Gophers and Beavers wrap up this weekend's series at 3 p.m. CT Saturday afternoon
Photos of Gopher Women's Hockey player Kippin Keller
2017-18 • Sophomore Season: Recorded a career-high 10 points (2g-8a) in 29 games played • scored team's first goal of the year in season-opening 4-3 loss to Merrimack (Sept. 29) • recorded three points (1g-2a) in series split with Merrimack (Sept. 29-Oct. 1) • had a career-high three points (1g-2a) in 6-1 win at Minnesota State (Nov. 3) • missed nine games due to injury (Jan. 13-Feb. 17) before returning to the lineup for the postseason.
2016-17 • Freshman Season: Made collegiate debut in 3-1 win on the road at Bemidji State (Oct. 7) • appeared in the lineup for 36 games • tallied her first career assist in series split at Wisconsin (Dec. 3-4) • scored her first career goal, which was shorthanded, in the 2-1 win at St. Cloud State (Jan. 27).
High School/Club: Played for Minnetonka High School under head coach Eric Johnson • five-time hockey letterwinner • three-time all-conference honoree • had 43 points (8g-35a) in 27 games as a senior while leading Minnetonka to a section runner-up finish • earned Minnesota All-State honorable mention recognition as a senior • 2016 Minnesota Ms. Hockey Award semifinalist • led Minnetonka to the Lake Conference title and finished as state runners-up as a junior • spent three seasons at Benilde-St. Margaret’s and played alongside Gopher teammates Kelly Pannek and Caitlin Reilly before transferring to Minnetonka High School as a junior • three-time North Suburban Conference champions with Benilde-St. Margaret’s and finished as state runners-up as a sophomore • finished her high school career with 105 points (41g-64a) • has experience playing with the Minnesota Thunder Academy and Minnesota Junior Whitecaps • three-year USA Hockey developmental camp participant.
Personal: Born December 16, 1997 • daughter of Jennifer and Kurt Keller • has three siblings, Kassidy, Kenzie and Koda • shoots left • plans on majoring in human resources or elementary education • enjoys volunteer and coaching youth hockey • also played soccer in high school.
Whitecaps Add Two More Gopher Alums
6/20/2018 - W. Ice Hockey
Hannah Brandt and Lee Stecklein have signed contracts to play with the Minnesota Whitecaps for the 2018-19 season.
Raty Returns to Kunlun Red Star
6/19/2018 - W. Ice Hockey
Gophers alum Noora Raty has re-signed with the CWHL’s Kunlun Red Star for the 2018-19 season.
Leveille Returns to State of Hockey
6/18/2018 - W. Ice Hockey
University of Minnesota alumna Amanda Leveille has signed with the NWHL's Minnesota Whitecaps for the 2018-19 season.