WCHA Press Releases

WCHA Adds Minnesota-St. Cloud State Game To Schedule
Gophers and Huskies to meet Jan. 7 in Minneapolis

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – Jan. 3, 2021 – The Women's League of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association announced Sunday that Minnesota and St. Cloud State will meet in a WCHA league game on Thursday, Jan. 7.

The contest will be played at Ridder Arena in Minneapolis and will count in the WCHA standings. The Gophers and Huskies will return to the ice that weekend for their previously scheduled Jan. 9-10 home-and-home WCHA series.

Thursday's game is slated for a 3:07 p.m. CT start and will air on BTN Plus. Minnesota will host Saturday's contest at 4:07 p.m. CT. The Sunday, Jan. 10 game will be played at St. Cloud State and will begin at 3:07 p.m. CT. Saturday's game will air on BTN Plus with Sunday's game available on FloHockey.tv.

About the Western Collegiate Hockey Association Women's League

The Women's League of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association is marking its 22nd season in 2020-21. The nation's premier women's hockey conference, WCHA member institutions have won a record 17 national championships since the league's inception in 1999 (including 16 of a possible 19 NCAA titles), while producing seven Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award winners, 105 All-Americans and numerous Olympic and national team members. The seven-team, NCAA Division I conference consists of: Bemidji State University (Beavers), the University of Minnesota (Golden Gophers), the University of Minnesota Duluth (Bulldogs), Minnesota State University (Mavericks), The Ohio State University (Buckeyes), St. Cloud State University (Huskies) and the University of Wisconsin (Badgers). The WCHA will grow to eight members with the addition of the University of St. Thomas (Tommies) beginning with the 2021-22 season. For more information, visit wcha.com.