WCHA Announces 2017-18 All-League Teams
All-WCHA and All-Academic teams honored
Four schools were represented on the 2017-18 All-WCHA First Team

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – March 8, 2018 – Before the league's postseason tournament continues with this weekend's playoff semifinals, the Men's League of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) is proud to recognize the 27 student-athletes represented on its 2017-18 All-WCHA Teams, along with the 151 All-Academic Team honorees.

"This has been a tremendous season, with our student-athletes once again showcasing the passion, intensity and competitiveness that have long been WCHA hallmarks," said WCHA President and Men's League Commissioner Bill Robertson. "With nine schools represented on All-WCHA teams, along with all 10 having robust numbers of All-Academic honorees, today again showcases the commitment each of our institutions has to all-around excellence. We are proud of each All-WCHA honoree for their athletic and academic successes; and, we applaud them for a wonderful year."

The four teams competing in this weekend's semifinal round of the 2018 WCHA Playoffs are well-represented, with 21 players on All-WCHA Teams from Minnesota State (nine), Northern Michigan (six), Bowling Green (five) and Michigan Tech (1).

The three All-WCHA First Team forwards are now finalists for the 2017-18 WCHA Offensive Player of the Year, the two All-WCHA First Team defensemen are candidates for the Defensive Player of the Year and the eight players (with ties) on the WCHA All-Rookie Team are eligible for the Rookie of the Year. Those awards will be announced next Tuesday (March 13).