Take a look back at the 2016-17 Gopher women's hockey season by the numbers
Catch up with Gophers sophomore Sierra Smith as she reflects on her first two years in Maroon & Gold
Take a look back at the Gopher women's hockey team's 2016-17 campaign
Five Golden Gophers are among this year's WCHA individual postseason award recipients
Look back at the Gophers' national championship season in 2015-16
2016-17 • Sophomore Season: Named WCHA All-Academic and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • appeared in five games.
2015-16 • Freshman Season: Made collegiate debut in 4-3 loss at North Dakota (Oct. 30) • in the lineup for 10 of 41 games this season.
High School/Club: Played for coaches Tony Scheid, Lee Gillespie and Matt Simscik at Stillwater Area High School • recorded 24 points on 11 goals and 13 assists in 27 games played for the Ponies as a senior • recognized as an All-Suburban East Conference honoree in 2014-15 after earning honorable mention accolades the previous two seasons • named team's Hobey Baker award winner and MVP • academic All-Suburban East Conference honoree and academic letterwinner • played club hockey for the Minnesota Blades.
Personal: Born September 2, 1996 • daughter of mother Janna Cody and step-father Aaron Flaherty, and father Michael Smith and step-mother Tina Houston • has two siblings, Sterling and Skylar • majoring in biochemistry with a minor in Spanish • shoots right.
|Smith's Career Statistics (2016-17 Final)|
Gophers in the Polls: Oct. 18
The University of Minnesota continues to represent at a high level as multiple Golden Gopher teams achieved national rankings this week.
Baldwin Earns WCHA Weekly Honors
Senior defense Sydney Baldwin led the Gophers with four points against Bemidji State last weekend.
Wendell Joins FSN Broadcast Team
Gopher women's hockey alumna Krissy Wendell will be a member of the FOX Sports North college hockey broadcast team this season.