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 This is the Western Collegiate Hockey Association ::
From the founding days as the Midwest Collegiate Hockey League (MCHL) from 1951-53, to the Western Intercollegiate Hockey League (WIHL) from 1953-58, and ultimately on to the Western Collegiate Hockey Association in 1959, this prestigious athletic conference has developed and maintained a tradition of excellence that truly is second to none.
The WCHA Men's Player of the Year was Colorado College's Marty Sertich, the WCHA Student-Athlete of the Year was Minnesota State's Steven Johns, the WCHA Defensive Player of the Year was CC's Mark Stuart, the WCHA Rookie of the Year was Denver's Paul Stastny, and the WCHA Coach of the Year was George Gwozdecky...
The women's WCHA Player of the Year was UM's Krissy Wendell, the WCHA Student-Athlete of the Year was Minnesota Duluth's Caroline Ouellette, the WCHA Defensive Player of the Year was Wisconsin's Molly Engstrom, the WCHA Rookie of the Year was Minnesota's Bobbi Ross, and the WCHA Coach of the Year was Laura Halldorson.
www.cstv.com /sports/w-hockey/stories/071905aaa.html   (2281 words)

  
 Western Collegiate Hockey Association Sports Links - RealSportsNetwork.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Western Collegiate Hockey Association Inanimate objects are classified scientifically into three categories-- those that don't work, those that break down, and those that get lost.
That's w Western Collegiate Hockey Association "I respect faith, but doubt is what gives you and education." (Wilson Mizner) Democracy is a form of government in which it is permitted to wonder aloud what the country could do under first-class management.
Western Collegiate Hockey Association A Sunday school is a prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents.
www.realsportsnetwork.com /Hockey_Ice_Hockey_College_and_University_NCAA_Division_I_Western_Collegiate_Hockey_Association.html   (1747 words)

  
 Official Site of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association
Associate Commissioner Sara R. Martin and the Western Collegiate Hockey Association announced last May (2003) that the 2004 WCHA Final Five would be held at Ridder Arena on the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis, Minn. Dates for the women¹s conference playoff championship will be March 12, 13 and 14, 2004.
"The Association is pleased to have the opportunity to conduct the women's 2004 WCHA Final Five at one of the finest hockey facilities in the country in Ridder Arena," said Martin.
The WCHA has won national championships in each of its first four seasons, with Minnesota capturing the national crown in 2000 and Minnesota-Duluth having won the past three consecutive NCAA titles in 2001, 2002 and 2003.
www.fansonly.com /confs/wcha/tickets/wcha-tickets.html   (599 words)

  
 MTU Men's Ice Hockey
MTU is a charter member of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, and opening its 85th year of varsity hockey.
The All-WCHA Second Team selection led all MTU defensemen in scoring and held the third spot in points for a blueliner in Western Collegiate Hockey Association games with six goals and 18 helpers a year ago.
The sports of hockey, football, women’s volleyball, men’s basketball, and women’s basketball are on a five-year rotational basis in terms of having official alumni reunion activities during the University’s annual Alumni Reunion the first weekend of August each year.
www.athletics.mtu.edu /MHO/mho.html   (6473 words)

  
 WCHA Announces Award Winners :: The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) announced its 2004-05 award winners ...
WCHA Announces Award Winners :: The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) announced its 2004-05 award winners tonight at the annual WCHA Women's Awards Banquet at the Radisson Metrodome.
She also ranked first in the WCHA with 35 power play points and 27 power play assists and tied for the league lead with seven game-winning goals.
The WCHA Defensive Player of the Year Award was chosen solely by the head coaches, while the WCHA Student-Athlete of the Year was selected by the institutional faculty representatives.
www.cstv.com /sports/w-hockey/stories/030205aak.html   (1031 words)

  
 Illini Hockey
Each year the Illini Hockey Team puts together their official program that is chock-full of stats, facts, and photos, as well as advertisements for our supporters.
With some of the greatest followers in College Hockey and an average home attendance of 1500 fans per game, this would lend a great opportunity for a number of businesses, corporations, or individuals to advertise their products and services to prospective U of I students, Illini alumni, fans, and the general public.
The members of Illini hockey club and their families gathered together at the University of Illinois Ice Arena for their annual awards banquet where the only thing missing was the ice.
www.illinihockey.com   (736 words)

  
 Western Collegiate Hockey Association - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 2005 NCAA Frozen Four hockey tourney finals is comprised entirely of teams from the WCHA.
14-time WCHA men's champions (1960-61, 1963-64, 1966, 1968-69, 1971-73, 1986, 1999, 2002, 2005)
11-time WCHA men's champions (1970, 1972-73, 1977-78, 1982-83, 1988, 1990, 1995, 1998)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Western_Collegiate_Hockey_Association   (309 words)

  
 Colorado College | Ice Hockey
Ohio State, a member of the Central Collegiate Hockey Association, finished second in the CCHA standings last season with a 21-5-2 record in league play.
The Buckeyes, who claimed a 6-1 exhibition victory over Western Ontario last Friday in their only game to date in 2005-06, wound up 27-11-4 overall after falling to Cornell University (3-2) in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
In the 2005 NHL draft held on Saturday, July 30, junior defenseman Brian Salcido was chosen in the fifth round by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim, while incoming freshman forward Chad Rau was a seventh-round pick of the Toronto Maple Leafs.
www.coloradocollege.edu /Athletics/Hockey   (2202 words)

  
 Bemidji State Athletics
The Bemidji State women’s hockey team was defeated 2-0, suffering their first loss of the season to the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Friday afternoon at the John Glas Fieldhouse.
The Bemidji State women’s hockey team was picked to finish eighth in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association Coaches Poll released by the league Wednesday.
The Western Collegiate Hockey Association announced Monday that Bemidji State junior goaltender Jill Luebke (Neenah, Wis.) has been selected WCHA Co-Defensive Player of the Week after she recorded an impressive 39-save performance in helping the Beavers hold the league's top offensive team, Minnesota, to its lowest goal output of the season Jan 7.
info.bemidjistate.edu /sports/sports/whockey   (9333 words)

  
 Michigan Tech Athletics
He earned four letters during his collegiate football career and was a two-way player as an offensive and defensive lineman.
Peter Grant, who lettered in hockey from 1966-68, is one of the greatest supporters of the Michigan Tech hockey program in its 85-year history.
He served as the chairman of the Hockey Educational Center Campaign, which saw the construction of a new support facility for hockey to its completion in 1999.
www.athletics.mtu.edu   (11576 words)

  
 University of Minnesota Duluth Athletics
The University of Minnesota Duluth women’s hockey team had another great night as they blanked No. 9 The Ohio State University, 7-0 to earn their second Western Collegiate Hockey Association series sweep of the 2005-06 season.
The University of Minnesota Duluth's Michaela Lanzl was rewarded today for her tremendous effort over the weekend in the Bulldog's Western Collegiate Hockey Association series sweep of St. Cloud State University.
The University of Minnesota Duluth women’s hockey team was close to losing their first home opener in their seven year history before the Bulldogs scored two power-play goals just 42 seconds apart to earn a 3-2 victory over St. Cloud State University.
www.umdbulldogs.com /womens/hockey   (473 words)

  
 MSU Mavericks
The Mavericks are now 3-2-0 on the season and 2-1-0 in league play after the Western Collegiate Hockey Association setback.
On Tap: Minnesota State (3-1-0, 2-0-0 WCHA) remains in the friendly confines of All Seasons Arena this weekend, hosting second-ranked Wisconsin (3-1-1, 1-1-0 WCHA) in a Friday-Saturday series.
The sophomore netted WCHA Defensive Player of the Week and USCHO National Defensive Player of the Week laurels after matching her career high with 44 saves against the Lakers.
www.msumavericks.com /womensports.php?sid=11   (958 words)

  
 University of North Dakota Official Athletic Website
Mankato, Minn. - The Fighting Sioux Women's hockey team came up short as they fell to Minnesota State Mankato 3-2 in front on 475 spectators at the All Seasons Arena.
The Sioux fell to (0-2, 0-2 WCHA) on the year while Mankato jumped to (3-1, 2-0 WCHA) on the year.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.--Fighting Sioux head women’s hockey coach Shantel Rivard announced today that senior defenseman Jessica Kovacevich has been named team captain in a vote by her teammates.
www.fightingsioux.com /sports/whockey   (328 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Wisconsin considering hockey game at Lambeau Field   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Western Collegiate Hockey Association Commissioner Bruce McLeod says he's been approached by the Green Bay Packers about the possibility of having the University of Wisconsin men's hockey team play one of its games next season at Lambeau Field.
The plan calls for the Badgers to face an as-yet undetermined WCHA team in the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame game.
The annual contest is usually played at the outset of the season, but McLeod said it could be scheduled just about any time during the regular season.
www.usatoday.com /sports/college/hockey/2005-02-04-wisconsin-lambeau_x.htm?csp=34   (304 words)

  
 Bemidji State Athletics
The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey program will enter a contest as a team receiving votes in the USA Today / USA Hockey Magazine Top 15 Poll for just the fourth time in the program’s Division I era, as its weekend sweep of Minn.-Duluth helped it garner eight points that ranking’s Oct. 10 edition.
Bemidji State men’s ice hockey skated out to a 3-0 lead, then survived a two-goal Minnesota, Duluth rally which covered a span of one minute in the third period, holding on for a 3-2 victory in its 2005-06 season opener.
The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey program has been picked to finish second in College Hockey America in a pre-season vote of the league’s coaches, and sophomore goaltender Matt Climie (Leduc, Alberta) has been named CHA Pre-Season Player of the Year, the league office announced today.
info.bemidjistate.edu /sports/sports/mhockey/index.html   (1144 words)

  
 2003-04 All-WCHA Academic Team   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
MADISON, Wisc. ­ University of North Dakota junior defenseman Andy Schneider, one of the key players in his team's WCHA regular season and MacNaughton Cup championship, has been added to the men's 2003-04 All-WCHA Academic Team, the Western Collegiate Hockey Association announced today.
Schneider's addition to the All-WCHA Academic Team brings the total of student-athletes honored this season to seventy-four (74) and they represent all 10 member conference institutions.
The All-WCHA Academic Team was instituted by the conference beginning with the 1984-85 season.
wcha.collegesports.com /sports/m-hockey/spec-rel/041404aaa.html   (497 words)

  
 Western Michigan - ccha.com - Central Collegiate Hockey Association's Official Athletic Site
Robert Morris spoiled Western Michigan's season opener with a 5-2 non-conference victory at Lawson Arena.
The Western Michigan University hockey team begins preparations for its season opener (Oct. 15) with an intrasquad scrimmage and exhibition this week.
Jim Culhane, the fourth head coach of the Bronco hockey program and member of the 1986 CCHA playoff championship team, begins his seventh full season at Western Michigan having established the second-longest tenure behind the bench in school history.
ccha.collegesports.com /schools/wmu/ccha-wmu-body.html   (209 words)

  
 University of Minnesota Duluth Athletics
Even with a spirited and dominating third-period performance, the University of Minnesota Duluth was unable to dig itself out of a three-goal hole and wound up falling 3-2 to the Bemidji State University Friday night in the 2005-06 regular season opener for both clubs.
The University of Minnesota Duluth will usher in its 62nd year of intercollegiate men’s ice hockey Friday and Saturday (Oct. 7-8) when it hosts Bemidji State University in a two-game non-conference series.
The University of Minnesota Duluth wound up placing sixth in the final Western Collegiate Hockey Association standings last winter and that's exactly where the league coaches have the youthful Bulldogs pegged to finish in 2005-06.
www.umdbulldogs.com /mens/hockey   (434 words)

  
 Welcome to the Official Website of the University of California, Berkeley Ice Hockey Team
Cal was hurt by inopportune penalties, including several 5-on-3 situations, and an opponent anxious to make a statement at home.
DISCLAIMER: The opinions and comments expressed here are solely those of Cal Ice Hockey and are not those of The University of California, Berkeley, or UC Regents.
Trademark Notice: Cal, Berkeley, Bearclaw Paw, Golden Bears, Cal Script, Block C, Oski, Side-view Bear silhouette, Cal Ice Hockey, Go Bears!, UC Berkeley, California, and University of California Berkeley, represent the University of California Berkeley and are owned by The Regents of the University of California.
www.calicehockey.com   (155 words)

  
 Wisconsin State Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
One came before the Badgers played their best all-around game of the young season en route to a 3-1 Western Collegiate Hockey Association triumph over St. Cloud State at the National Hockey Center.
Right winger Ryan MacMurchy (power play) had the other goal for UW - which recorded the 600th league win since joining the WCHA in 1969 - while goaltender Brian Elliott was credited with 14 saves.
The performance by the Badgers this night was in stark contrast to what Eaves saw in the series opener.
www.madison.com /wsj/home/sports/index.php?ntid=58869&ntpid=4   (566 words)

  
 ACHA - Main
The ACHA is excited for another season of fantastic collegiate non-varsity ice hockey.
The Coaches Convention is an excellent opportunity for coaches to attend breakout and X’s and O’s sessions with their colleagues and varsity hockey coaches, as well as attend the vendor tradeshow.
And, the ACHA Annual meeting and breakout sessions allows members to vote and give direction to your association and your specific division.
www.achahockey.org   (809 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Around college hockey: Colorado College encouraged   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The Gophers, who became the first team in 31 years to win consecutive national titles last season, are sixth in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association with a 4-7-1 conference mark and 7-8-1 overall record.
The Fighting Sioux were 9-0-2 overall and 5-1-0 in the WCHA.
Things look a bit different in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association this season, where either Michigan or Michigan State has won the regular-season conference title in 12 of the past 15 seasons.
www.usatoday.com /sports/college/hockey/2003-12-08-column_x.htm   (697 words)

  
 GoSeawolves.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
ANCHORAGE (Oct. 22) - The University of Alaska Anchorage hockey team lost a tight one-goal decision to rival Alaska Fairbanks tonight at Sullivan Arena, falling 2-1 in game 1 of the annual Alaska Airlines Governor's Cup series.
The Nanooks (2-0-1) took a 2-0 lead on the strength of a pair of power-play goals in the first and second periods, before the Seawolves (1-2-0) would answer with their lone goal of the night in the third.
ANCHORAGE (Oct. 15) — The UAA hockey team’s quest for its third consecutive Nye Frontier Classic title came to an end tonight as Vermont and sophomore goaltender Joe Fallon blanked the Seawolves 2-0 to claim the 2005 Classic trophy.
www.goseawolves.com /sports/index.cfm?sport_id=3   (384 words)

  
 Official site of Western Collegiate Hockey Association
WCHA's State of Minnesota Teams to Compete for Inaugural DQ Cup
WCHA Has Five Teams Ranked Among Nation's Top 15 In Latest College Polls
Kendall Newell got her first goaltending start of the season on the same Minnesota Duluth ice once christened by her dad, Rick Newell.
wcha.collegesports.com /index-main.html   (394 words)

  
 Johnson's Jerseys -- Western Collegiate Hockey Association
HUGE team repair near WCHA logo; either a very lazy repair job or an "A" was removed (the little hockey player in the WCHA logo even lost his stick in the repair)
WCHA patch and Gemini logo on right chest
This jersey set was also worn in 1999-2000 (sans WCHA patches), but Dana was not on the team that season and there is no sign of a name plate change
olympia.fortunecity.com /lemieux/266/pages/wcha.html   (539 words)

  
 MSU Mavericks
Minneapolis, Minn. --- Minnesota State dropped a 4-3 decision at seventh-ranked Minnesota Saturday in Western Collegiate Hockey Association action.
Minneapolis, Minn. --- Minnesota State opened the 2005-06 Western Collegiate Hockey Association schedule with a 5-2 loss at seventh-rated Minnesota Friday night.
This publication also includes MSU men's hockey history, All-Americans, important dates in men's hockey, a all-time listing (with stats) of every player ever to play for the Mavericks.
www.msumavericks.com /mensports.php?sid=10   (605 words)

  
 NCAA tournament capsules
Why they might not: The Tigers lost their No. 1 national ranking to Cornell this week after Minnesota beat them, 4-2, in the WCHA title game.
Of interest: Wayne State is one of eight schools in Division I hockey to win three straight conference tournaments.
Why they can win: Bochenski and Parise are two of the most dangerous scorers in college hockey.
www.freep.com /sports/thepuck/pncap27_20030327.htm   (784 words)

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