Monday Olympic Digest: Rooney Backstops USA To Gold Medal Game Against Canada

The 2018 Olympic hockey tournaments continued Monday in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Here’s a look back at the action on Monday and what’s ahead Tuesday for former Bulldogs taking part. Monday’s Results Women’s semifinal: USA 5, Finland 0: Maddie Rooney stopped all 14 shots she faced for a shutout in her third start of these Olympics.…
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Sunday Olympic Digest: Women’s Semifinals On Deck

The 2018 Olympic hockey tournaments continued Saturday in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Here’s a look back at the action on Sunday and what’s ahead Monday for former Bulldogs taking part. Sunday’s Results Men: Canada 4, Korea 0: Mason Raymond picked up a double minor for high sticking 1:12 into the second period with Canada up just…
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Postgame: Shepard Comes To The Bulldogs Rescue, Posts Another Shutout

Minnesota Duluth posted a second-consecutive shutout at Amosil Arena on Saturday against Miami, winning 3-0 to move into a tie for third place in the NCHC with North Dakota with two weeks remaining in the regular season. Sophomore goaltender Hunter Shepard made 34 saves for his second shutout of the weekend and fifth of the…
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Saturday Olympic Digest: Swiss, Swedes Knocked Out Of Medal Contention

The 2018 Olympic hockey tournaments continued Saturday in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Here’s a look back at the action and what’s ahead for former Bulldogs taking part. Saturday’s Results Men: Czech Republic 3, Canada 2 (SO): Mason Raymond gave Canada a 1-0 lead in the first period but the Czech Republic went on to win in…
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Postgame: Bulldogs Return From The Bye With Solid 4-0 Win Over Miami

Minnesota Duluth returned from its final bye week of the regular season and looked anything but rusty. In fact, the Bulldogs looked downright refreshed in a 4-0 victory over Miami in NCHC play at Amsoil Arena in Duluth. Freshman defenseman Mikey Anderson had a goal and an assist while sophomore goaltender Hunter Shepard made 16…
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Friday Olympic Digest: Raymond, Canadians Look To Move To 2-0 Vs. Czechs

There were no Bulldogs in action Friday during the 2018 Olympic hockey tournaments in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Here’s a look at what’s ahead Saturday. Saturday’s Games Men: Canada vs. Czech Republic, 9:10 p.m. Friday (NBC Sports Network): Group A supremacy is on the line after both Canada (featuring former Bulldog Mason Raymond) and the Czech Republic opened…
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Bulldog Insider: Senior Blake Young Emerges As Physical Force For UMD Men’s Squad

This week’s edition of Bulldogs Insider highlights UMD men’s senior Blake Young, who after two-plus seasons of being in and out of the lineup has locked up a spot as a physical wing on the team’s fourth line. Young is having a career season with five goals and five assists. His linemates credit him for…
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Future Bulldogs Up For Minnesota’s Ms. And Mr. Hockey Awards

Three future Minnesota Duluth men’s and women’s hockey players are up for Minnesota’s Ms. and Mr. Hockey awards, which go to the top high school seniors in the state. Centennial’s Gabbie Hughes and Anneke Linser were named among the five finalists for Ms. Hockey on Thursday. Both will be coming to UMD in the fall…
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Thursday Olympic Digest: US Women Lose To Canada; Raymond Makes His Olympic Debut

The 2018 Olympic hockey tournaments continued Thursday in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Here’s a look back at the action and what’s ahead. Thursday’s results Women: Canada 2, USA 1: Goaltender Maddie Rooney, getting her second start of the Olympics, made 21 save. But she was outdueled on the other end by Canada’s Genevieve Lacasse, who made…
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DNT: Bulldogs Battling For NCHC, WCHA Postseason Positioning

With less than a month to go in the regular season, the NCHC’s race for the Penrose Cup is down to two teams as first-place St. Cloud State and second-place Denver are separated by just three points. But 10 points back of the Pioneers sits a quagmire of five teams separated by just six points,…
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