March 15, 2012
Two Golden Gopher women’s hockey players have been named to the CCM All-America team, announced today by the American Hockey Coaches Association.
Megan Bozek has 41 points on the season, and is the second-leading scorer nationally among defensemen. She is a first-team All-WCHA honoree this season, and was a WCHA Player of the Week for her performance against
Amanda Kessel is
2011-12 CCM Hockey Women’s Division I All-Americans:
Megan Bozek, Defenseman,
Laura Fortino, Defenseman, Cornell
Brianna Decker, Forward,
Rebecca Johnston, Forward, Cornell
Jocelyne Lamoureux, Forward,
Zuzanna Tomcikova, Goalie,
Monique Lamoureux-Kolls, Defenseman,
Lauriane Rougeau, Defenseman, Cornell
Amanda Kessel, Forward,
Hilary Knight, Forward,
Natalie Spooner, Forward,
The Gophers will face Cornell in the NCAA Frozen Four semifinals tomorrow evening at 8 p.m. Radio will be available on gophersports.com, and a video webcast will be available for free on NCAA.com. The tournament is being held at AMSOIL Arena in
WCHA First Round Tickets On Sale Now
Minnesota will host a WCHA First Round best-of-three series at Ridder Arena Feb. 26-28.
Gophers Head to UMD for Road Finale
No. 3 Minnesota faces Minnesota Duluth at AMSOIL Arena in the team's final regular-season road trip this weekend.
Gophers Tie UND 0-0, Fall in Shootout
Minnesota and North Dakota skated to a scoreless tie in the series finale Saturday evening.