Hannah Brandt, Amanda Leveille, Milica McMillen and Maryanne Menefee were chosen in the inaugural NWHL draft
Rachael Bona and Rachel Ramsey are three-time Academic All-Big Ten honorees
Minnesota defeated Harvard, 4-1, in the 2015 NCAA national championship game Sunday
The Gophers and Crimson will meet in Sunday's national championship game
The Gophers scored three unanswered goals to secure their fourth-straight trip to the NCAA title game
Minnesota rallied for a 5-3 win over Wisconsin to advance to the NCAA title game.
Minnesota advanced to its third straight Frozen Four with a win over Boston University.
The Gopher women's hockey team swept rival Wisconsin at Ridder Arena.
The Gophers completed a perfect season with a 6-3 win over Boston Univ. to win its second straight title.
The Gopher women's hockey team won the 2013 WCHA Final Faceoff with a 2-0 win over North Dakota.
2014-15 • Junior Season: Named to NCAA All-Tournament Team and WCHA All-Academic Team • ranked third on the team with 47 points (23g-24a) • ranked 12th in the NCAA with 1.21 points per game in 39 games played • led the team with a .223 shot percentage with 23 goals on 103 shots on goal • tied for the team lead and ranked sixth in the nation with six game-winning goals • ranked fourth on the team with a +47 plus/minus rating • had 15 multi-point games • made season debut in 4-1 win at Wisconsin (Oct. 17) • recorded three points (2g-1a) in series sweep over North Dakota (Oct. 24-25), including two goals in 5-0 win • had nine points (4g-5a) during a six-game point streak (Nov. 21-Dec. 5) and had four goals during a three-game goal streak (Nov. 24-Dec. 5) • had five points (2g-3a) in sweep over St. Lawrence (Jan. 4-6), including four points (1g-3a) in 10-0 win (Jan. 4) • recorded two assists in 4-1 win over Wisconsin (Jan. 10) • named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week after leading the Gophers with a career-high seven-point series (4g-3a), including second career hat trick, in sweep over Minnesota State (Jan. 16-17) • recorded four points (3g-1a) in sweep at St. Cloud State (Jan. 23-24) • had 11 points (7g-4a) during a four-game point streak (Jan. 16-24) • had assists in back-to-back wins at North Dakota (Feb. 7) and over UMD (Feb. 13) • scored the game-winning goal and recorded an assist in 4-2 win at Bemidji State (Feb. 21) • had six points (3g-3a) in WCHA First Round sweep over Minnesota State (Feb. 27-28) • ended the season on a three-game point streak with six points (2g-4a) in three NCAA tournament games • contributed to all three goals, including scoring the game-winner, in 3-1 semifinal win over Wisconsin (March 20) and assisted the national championship game-winner in 4-1 win over Harvard (March 22).
2013-14 • Sophomore Season: Recorded 37 points (18g-19a) in 39 games • registered eight multi-point games • tied for second on the team with six power-play goals • tied her career-high with four points (2g-2a) in 8-3 win at Colgate (Oct. 5) • scored two goals, including the game-winner, in 9-2 win at Ohio State (Dec. 7) • recorded four points (3g-1a) during a three-game point streak (Nov. 30-Dec. 7) • had three assists in series with OSU (Jan. 10-11) • recorded two assists, including a helper on the game-winner, in 6-0 win over OSU (Jan. 10) • scored the game-tying goal on the power play in 5-1 win at No. 3/4 North Dakota (Jan. 31) • recorded four points (1g-3a) in series sweep over Bemidji State (Feb. 7-8) • had an assist in 4-0 win at Wisconsin (Feb. 15) • scored first career hat trick and recorded one assist for a four-point game in 6-0 win over Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 21) • added another goal against the Bulldogs in the Gophers' second-straight 6-0 win (Feb. 22) to tie her career best with a five-point series against UMD (Feb. 21-22) • had three points (2g-1a) in WCHA First Round sweep over St. Cloud State (Feb 28-March 1) • recorded nine points (6g-3a) during a five-game point streak (Feb. 15-March 1) • assisted Rachel Ramsey's game-tying goal in the 3-1 win over North Dakota in the WCHA Final Face-off championship game (March 8) • scored the fifth goal to seal the 5-1 NCAA quarterfinal win over Boston University (March 15) • ended the season on a three-game goal streak and was named to Frozen Four all-tournament team.
2012-13 • Freshman Season: Appeared in 35 games • recorded 38 points (16g-22a) • posted a plus/minus ratio of +52 • named to the All-WCHA Rookie Team • notched an assist in her first career game against Colgate (Sept. 28) • tallied four points (2g-2a) in her first career start against Colgate (Sept. 29) • had a goal and an assist against St. Cloud State (Oct. 5) • netted two goals in the 4-0 win over SCSU (Oct. 6) • named WCHA Rookie of the Week (Oct. 10) for her four-point (3g-1a) weekend against St. Cloud State (Oct. 5-6) • assisted on a Hannah Brandt goal against St. Lawrence (Oct. 12) • recorded two assists against Ohio State (Oct. 19) • scored a goal in the series finale with OSU (Oct. 20) • recorded an assist on a Megan Bozek goal against North Dakota (Oct. 27) • netted two goals in a 4-1 win over Minnesota Duluth (Nov. 2) • had a goal against Minnesota State (Nov. 16) • tallied three points (1g-2a) in 9-1 rout of MSU (Nov. 17) • had a goal and an assist in the 4-1 win over Wisconsin (Dec. 1) • posted three assists in the series sweep of Minnesota State (Jan. 18-19) • assisted Hannah Brandt on the game-winning goal against Wisconsin (Jan. 25) • notched three points (1g-2a) in comeback win over Ohio State (Feb. 9) • received second WCHA Rookie of the Week honor for efforts against Ohio State • scored a goal in the 2-0 win over St. Cloud State (Feb. 22) • posted an assist in the first game of the WCHA First Round against Bemidji State (March 1) • matched a career high by scoring two goals in the 5-0 win over Ohio State (March 8) in the semifinals of the WCHA Final Face-Off • named to the WCHA Final Face-Off All-Tournament Team • had three assists in the NCAA national championship game against Boston University (March 24).
High School/Club: Played for the Little Caesar's Under-19 AAA Hockey Club • a member of the U.S. Under-18 National Team • has participated in USA Hockey development camps since 2008 • helped Team USA to a silver medal at the 2012 IIHF Under-19 World Championships • as a senior, led her team to the semifinals of the U.S. Under-19 National Championship • was a team captain for Little Caesar's • was the 2010-11 USA Hockey National Championship scoring leader (13 points) and was named the Tournament MVP at the Michigan Amateur Hockey Association (MAHA) State Tournament • named the Tournament MVP at the 2010 MAHA State Tournament, where she was the second-highest scorer in the tournament with 11 points • in 2008-09, played with the Belle Tire Under-16 Club • was the Little Native Hockey League Tournament MVP • as a seventh and eighth grader, played with the Little Caesar's Under-14 team, and was the MAHA State Tournament points leader in 2008 • led her club teams to MAHA state championships in every season since 2005-06 • also participated in basketball and softball at Lansing Eastern High School, where she earned six letters • an all-city, all-conference and all-district honoree in softball.
Personal: Born January 30, 1994 • a four-year member of the honor roll and honor guard at Lansing Eastern High School • a three-year member of the National Honor Society • Human Resource Development major • shoots left.
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Peters Picks Up WCHA Accolades
Sidney Peters is this week's WCHA Co-Defensive Player of the Week after her 68-save effort against Wisconsin.
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Gophers to Begin Postseason with Beavers
No. 2 seed Minnesota hosts No. 7 seed Bemidji State in the WCHA First Round this Friday through Sunday at Ridder Arena.