Postgame: Bulldogs Lose Another Body In 5-3 Loss At St. Cloud State

Minnesota Duluth opened NCHC play with a 5-3 loss on Friday to St. Cloud State at Herb Brooks National Hockey Center. Game 2 of the series is at 4 p.m. on Saturday. Senior wing Karson Kuhlman, freshman defenseman Matt Anderson and senior center Sammy Spurrell scored for the Bulldogs, but the Huskies were able to…
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DNT: Cloquet’s Bender To Make Bulldog Debut With Four Out Due To Injury

ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Cloquet native Koby Bender, a freshman forward, will make his Bulldog debut tonight at St. Cloud State as Minnesota Duluth heads into its NCHC opener missing four key players due to injuries.

Bulldog Insider: Tufte Muscling Way Onto Scoresheet, Maybe Onto U.S. Junior National Team

The Minnesota Duluth men are on the road this week to start NCHC play at St. Cloud State while the UMD women are home to host the Huskies in WCHA play. This week’s Bulldog Insider features sophomore wing Riley Tufte, who is leading the Bulldogs men in goals with five through eight games. Tufte has…
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DNT: Bulldogs Will Be Shorthanded To Start NCHC Play At 5-0 Huskies

Minnesota Duluth senior forward Blake Young will play this weekend, but the Bulldogs could be without four others when it begins NCHC play at St. Cloud State. The No. 8-ranked Bulldogs and No. 2-ranked Huskies meet at 7:37 p.m. Friday and 4:07 p.m. Saturday at Herb Brooks National Hockey Center. UMD coach Scott Sandelin ruled…
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Injury Report: Bulldogs Get Back Young, But Swaney Ruled Out For SCSU Series

Bulldogs coach Scott Sandelin gave an update Wednesday during his weekly press conference on the injury status of the five players who suffered injuries before or after the series with Maine. Here’s the rundown: Senior forward Blake Young: IN Senior forward Avery Peterson: QUESTIONABLE Sophomore forward Joey Anderson: DOUBTFUL Sophomore defenseman Jarod Hilderman: DOUBTFUL Freshman forward…
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Arizona Coyotes Call Up Miska With Raanta Injured

Goaltender Hunter Miska became the second member of the 2016-17 Bulldogs to reach the NHL as a rookie, getting called up by the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes on Monday morning. The Coyotes are without starting goaltender Antti Raanta, who is reportedly out with a lower body injury. Raanta was retroactively placed on injured reserve but he…
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Postgame: Bulldogs’ Penalty Kill Closes Out Sweep Of Maine

Minnesota Duluth killed off three Maine power plays in the third period to hold on for a 2-0 victory over the Black Bears on Saturday at Alfond Arena in Orono, Maine. The Bulldogs finished 3-for-3 on the penalty kill and sophomore goaltender Hunter Shepard made 26 saves for his first collegiate shutout. UMD’s goals came…
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Postgame: “Fourth” Line Comes Up Big For Bulldogs Against Black Bears

Minnesota Duluth prevailed over Maine 2-1 on Friday at Alfond Arena in Orono, Maine and will now go for the series sweep at 6 p.m. on Saturday. Sophomores led the way, with winger Riley Tufte scoring 46 seconds in and center Jade Miller getting the game-winning goal in the third period. Goaltender Hunter Shepard made…
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Bulldog Insider: Wolff Finding His Place, Leading Youthfull Bulldogs Blue Line

This week’s Bulldog Insider is out to catch you up on the week that was in UMD sports, and to prepare you for this week’s action.

Rooney Backstops Team USA To Win In First Exhibition Against Canada

Minnesota Duluth goaltender Maddie Rooney stopped 23 of 25 shots on Sunday in Team USA’s 5-2 exhibition victory over Team Canada in Quebec City. Rooney got the start Sunday in what was the first of six exhibitions scheduled between the U.S. Women’s National Team and the Canadian Women’s National Team in preparation for the 2018…
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