Sarah Potomak scored all three goals to lead Minnesota to a win on the road at Ohio State
Minnesota travels to Columbus, Ohio, for a WCHA series with the Buckeyes this Friday and Saturday
Minnesota defeated Minnesota Duluth by a score of 3-2 in overtime Saturday night at Ridder Arena
Sarah Potomak's second goal of the game broke a 3-3 tie late in the third period to secure the win for Minnesota
Redshirt junior Sidney Peters shares what it's like to be named Minnesota's starting goaltender to start the 2016-17 season
2015-16 • Redshirt Sophomore Season: Named WCHA Scholar-Athlete, WCHA All-Academic Team, and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • recorded seven saves in 5-0 shutout win at Penn State (Oct. 2) • recorded a six-save shutout in 11-0 win over St. Cloud State (Oct. 10) • made 14 saves in 4-1 win over Yale (Nov. 21) • has seen time in eight of the first 23 games of the season • made 15 saves in 2-1 win at Minnesota State (Nov. 28) • made 16 saves in 9-0 win vs. Ohio State (Jan. 10).
2014-15 • Redshirt Freshman Season: Named WCHA Scholar Athlete, WCHA All-Academic Team, and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • appeared in seven games, going 5-0-1 • made collegiate debut in season-opening 8-0 win over Penn State (Oct. 3), stopping 15 saves for her first career shutout • made 19 saves on 21 shots in 2-2 overtime tie with Bemidji State (Oct. 31) • stopped all eight shots faced in first two periods, splitting time with Shyler Sletta, in 4-0 win over Minnesota State (Nov. 22) • earned second complete-game shutout with 18 saves in 12-0 win over St. Cloud State (Dec. 5) • made 16 saves on 19 shots in 7-3 win over Minnesota State (Jan. 16) • made 19 saves on 21 shots in 4-2 win at Bemidji State (Feb. 21) for her fifth career win • made six saves and combined with Amanda Leveille to shut out Minnesota State 10-0 in the WCHA First Round (Feb. 27).
2013-14 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2013-14 season.
High School/Club: Played for coach Bill Driscoll at the North American Hockey Academy (NAHA) in Stowe, Vt. • team was state and regional champions from 2007-2012 • earned two silver and three bronze medals at the national championships • team was undefeated Junior Women's Hockey League (JWHL) champions in 2012-13 • member of U.S. Under-18 team in 2011-12 and 2012-13 • earned silver with U.S. Under-18 team at 2012 and 2013 IIHF U-18 Women's World Championships and was named U.S. team MVP of 2013 championship game • attended USA Hockey Development Camps and participated in all-star games • also played with the Fox Valley Cyclones boys team during the off-season • posted a .96 save percentage in the Midwest Elite League.
Personal: A 2013 graduate of Geneva Community High School in Geneva, Ill. • daughter of Douglas and Karen Peters • born February 26, 1995 • has one brother, Jake • majoring in kinesiology with a minor in Spanish • catches left • enjoys playing guitar.
|Sidney Peters' Career Statistics (As of March 24, 2016)|
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Frost, Potomak Meet with Media
Head coach Brad Frost and sophomore forward Sarah Potomak preview this week's series with St. Cloud State.
Five Minutes with Kate Schipper
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