Jan. 30, 2014
Raty will make her third Olympic appearance after competing for Finland in both the 2010 (bronze) and 2006 (fourth place) Olympic Games. Meanwhile, Jalosuo will make her Olympic debut this winter.
Finland's roster includes three goaltenders as Meeri Raisanen and Eveliina Suonpaa join Raty between the pipes. The roster has seven defensemen; Minnesota Duluth junior Tea Villila will join Jalosuo in action at the blue line. Eleven forwards round out the line up, including North Dakota's Michelle Karvinen and Susanna Tapani.
Eight nations will compete for gold in women's ice hockey at the 2014 Olympic Games, set for Feb. 7-23, 2014: Canada, U.S., Finland, Switzerland, Sweden, Russia, Germany and Japan.
Minnesota to Host St. Cloud State
The Gophers and Huskies meet in a Thursday/Friday series at Ridder Arena this week.
Gophers Win 2-1 Over Buckeyes
Minnesota earned the road sweep over Ohio State behind goals from Taylor Williamson and Sarah Potomak.
Gopher Women's Hockey Live vs. Ohio State
Follow the action between the Gophers and Buckeyes at 2 p.m. CT Saturday afternoon.