Switzerland, Finland Announce Olympic Rosters

Switzerland and Finland announced Monday their women’s hockey rosters for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Goaltender Eveliina Suonpaa, who played one semester at UMD in the second half of the 2014-15 season, was named to the Finnish women’s hockey team, bring the total number of former Bulldogs players and coaches participating in…
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Perunovich Lands On NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings For 2018 Draft

A handful of Bulldogs and Northland natives made NHL Central Scouting’s midterm rankings that were released Monday for the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. Current Bulldogs freshman defenseman Scott Perunovich of Hibbing came in at No. 124 among North American skaters. Averaging a point per game this year, the Bulldogs leading scorer (6-17—23) is tied for…
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Postgame: Another Special Night For UMD Special Teams Leads To Sweep Of Fighting Hawks

Minnesota Duluth is right in the thick of the race for home ice in the first round of the NCHC playoffs thanks to a six-point weekend at home against North Dakota that was punctuated by a 5-2 victory on Saturday before a sellout crowd at Amsoil Arena. The Bulldogs are still in fifth, but one…
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Postgame: Bulldogs Success Against North Dakota Continues Thanks To Special Teams

Minnesota Duluth extended its unbeaten streak to six games (5-0-1) and its winning streak against North Dakota to seven games via a 5-3 victory on Friday in NCHC play at Amsoil Arena. The winning streak against the Fighting Hawks dates back to the 2016 NCHC Frozen Faceoff semifinals. The Hawks actually swept UMD during the…
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Bulldog Insider: UMD Seeks Continued Dominance Over North Dakota

In this week’s edition of Bulldog Insider, we prepare you for this weekend’s series at Amsoil Arena between UMD and North Dakota with a look at the Bulldogs’ recent success against the Fighting Hawks. UMD had won six-straight against UND dating back to the 2016 NCHC Frozen Faceoff semifinals. The most recent meeting was in…
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DNT: UMD Women Looking Forward To Hockey Day Minnesota

When current Bulldogs captain Sydney Brodt came to Minnesota Duluth in the fall of 2016, it was to realize a lifelong dream of playing NCAA Division I hockey. Little did Brodt know then that she’d get another chance to live out a high school dream of hers as well.

Swaney Ruled Day-to-day Going Into Bulldogs Home Series Against North Dakota

Minnesota Duluth freshman wing Nick Swaney is back practicing with the Bulldogs, though in a limited fashion. Coach Scott Sandelin said Wednesday that Swaney remains day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Swaney missed both games last weekend at Colorado College.  The Minnesota Wild’s 2017 seventh-round draft pick previously missed six games in November with an upper…
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DNT Hockey Notebook: Roth Finds Scoring Touch In Sweep At Colorado College

Minnesota Duluth freshman wing Kobe Roth had a breakout offensive weekend in Colorado Springs, Colo., scoring the first three goals of his NCAA career. And the last one for Roth and the Bulldogs in the 6-5 and 5-1 wins over Colorado College came with some style. “We call it the ‘Mikko Koivu,’ ” Bulldogs coach…
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Postgame: Bulldogs Pick Up First NCHC Sweep Of Season By Dominating CC

Minnesota Duluth dominated Colorado College on Saturday at World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo., winning 5-1 and out shooting the Tigers 36-9 in the second and third periods. This proved to be a huge weekend for the Bulldogs, who return home to Duluth with their first NCHC sweep of the season and six huge points…
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Postgame: In Battle Of Top-flight First-line Trios, Bulldogs Win Round 1 Against Tigers

On an explosive offensive night in the NCHC (46 total goals !!!), Minnesota Duluth edged Colorado College 6-5 in league play at World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo. UMD went 3-for-6 on the power play, converting on three of its first four chances. That wound up sparking the Bulldogs offense during 5-on-5 play, allowing UMD…
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