‘Women’s Hockey’ Category

DiNella, Klein Named CCM/AHCA Division III Women’s Hockey All-Americans

Gustavus women’s hockey student-athletes Amanda DiNella (Jr., Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.) and Kaitlyn Klein (Sr., Plymouth, Minn.) were selected as 2018 CCM/AHCA Women’s Division III All-Americans, released on Thursday night. For the second consecutive season, DiNella was named the West First Team goaltender, while Klein garnered Second Team honors.

Gusties Upset In Triple OT, Set Record For Longest NCAA Division III Women’s Hockey Tourney Game

The 2018 NCAA Division III Women’s Ice Hockey Championship could not have started with a more exciting opening round game Friday as Gustavus and UW-Eau Claire played into triple overtime, marking the longest game in NCAA Division III women’s hockey tournament history. Even after being out-shot 60-29, UW-Eau Claire came out on top with a goal 1:02 into the third overtime period, upsetting the host Gusties in a game that lasted four hours.

Gustavus To Host Opening Round Of NCAA Division III Women’s Ice Hockey Championship

The Gustavus women’s hockey team was awarded an at-large bid to the NCAA Division III Women’s Ice Hockey Championship and was also selected to host the opening and first round games Friday and Saturday night. Friday’s game features Gustavus (20-3-4) and UW-Eau Claire (18-6-4) with the winner facing Hamline (20-4-3) on Saturday. Both games will be played at Don Roberts Ice Rink, starting at 7 p.m.

Scheid Honored With MIAC Elite 22 Award

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced its winter sport Elite 22 Award winners Wednesday afternoon and Paulina Scheid (So., Stillwater, Minn.) has been named the conference’s recipient of the honor for women’s hockey.

Women’s Hockey Awarded At-Large Bid To NCAA Championship, Will Host UW-Eau Claire Friday

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) on Monday morning announced the nine-team field for its Division III Women’s Hockey Championship and Gustavus (20-3-4) is selected to host UW-Eau Claire (18-6-4) in the first round on Friday, March 9 at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The winner will face Hamline on Saturday in St. Peter, Minn. Game times will be announced soon.

Women’s Hockey Falls 4-1 To Hamline In MIAC Playoff Championship Game

The Gustavus women’s hockey team lost to Hamline 4-1 Saturday afternoon in the MIAC playoff championship game at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The loss snaps a 12-game unbeaten streak as the Gusties move to 20-3-4 overall. Hamline receives an automatic qualifier to the NCAA Championships, which begins next Saturday, while Gustavus will wait until Monday to see if it receives an at-large bid.

Women’s Hockey Hosts Hamline In MIAC Playoff Title Game Saturday

The No. 5-ranked Gustavus women’s hockey team is set to play in its first MIAC playoff championship game since the 2013-14 season and is looking for its first playoff title since the 2012-13 campaign. The Gusties (20-2-4) host Hamline (19-4-3) at 2 p.m. Saturday at Don Roberts Ice Rink. Gustavus advanced to the title game with a 4-0 win over Bethel, while the Pipers defeated Augsburg 4-1.

Sonnek, Alhouni, DiNella Named February Student-Athletes Of The Month

Men's swimmer Tanner Sonnek (Jr., North Mankato, Minn.), Mohanad Alhouni (Sr., Tripoli, Libya) of men's tennis, and women's hockey goaltender Amanda DiNella (Jr., Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College February Co-Male and Female Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Five Gusties Named MIAC Women’s Hockey All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its women’s hockey postseason awards Monday afternoon and five Gusties were named All-Conference. Diana Draayer (Sr., Deephaven, Minn.), Kaitlyn Klein (Sr., Plymouth, Minn.), Erica Power (Sr., Lakeville, Minn.), Kristen Cash (So., Roseville, Minn.), and Amanda DiNella (Jr., Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.) received All-MIAC recognition for their performances throughout the 2017-18 regular season.

Special Teams Success Guides Women’s Hockey To 4-0 MIAC Semifinal Win Over Bethel

Four second period goals and a strong special teams performance by the Gustavus women’s hockey team resulted in a 4-0 win over Bethel Saturday afternoon in a MIAC semifinal playoff game at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The No. 5-ranked Gusties scored twice on the power play and killed off five Bethel skater advantages to advance to the MIAC championship game for the first time since 2014.