WCHA Final Faceoff: Spotlight on International Talent

There were 11 women on the rosters of the four teams playing in this past weekend’s WCHA Final Faceoff who are scheduled to compete for their countries in the IIHF Women’s World Championships in Kamloops, British Columbia in late March and early April.

Wisconsin’s Annie Pankowski and

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Photoset: WCHA Final Faceoff Championship Game - Wisconsin 1, Minnesota 0

The Wisconsin Badgers secured their second WCHA Tournament title in as many years on Sunday in Minneapolis. The Badgers, who were also WCHA regular season champions, beat rival Minnesota to earn the conference's auto-bid into the NCAA tournament.

Here are my photos from the game and post-game celebration:

WCHA Final Faceoff Championship Game

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NCAA Women's Hockey: What to Watch, Week 25

Come back each week for a breakdown of the most interesting upcoming games, how to watch or listen to them, and some thoughts on the movers and shakers of the previous week.

It's the final week of the conference tournaments. Winners of the conference tournaments get an auto-bid in to

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NCAA Women's Hockey: What to Watch, Week 24

Come back each week for a breakdown of the most interesting upcoming games, how to watch or listen to them, and some thoughts on the movers and shakers of the previous week.

It's the first week of the conference tournaments. Every match-up is a best-of-three series, so Sunday's games are

Nicole Haase