College women's hockey: North Dakota at UMD
NORTH DAKOTA (1-2-1) AT MINNESOTA DULUTH (3-3) What: WCHA SERIESWHEN: 7:07 P.M. TODAY AND SATURDAYWHERE: DECC (5,301)RANKING: UMD IS TIED AT NO. 6 IN U.S. COLLEGE HOCKEY ONLINE POLL.RADIO/TV: WGEE-AM 970; WWW.B2TV.COMSERIES: UMD LEADS 25-2.COACHE...
NORTH DAKOTA (1-2-1) AT MINNESOTA DULUTH (3-3)
What: WCHA SERIES
WHEN: 7:07 P.M. TODAY AND SATURDAY
WHERE: DECC (5,301)
RANKING: UMD IS TIED AT NO. 6 IN U.S. COLLEGE HOCKEY ONLINE POLL.
RADIO/TV: WGEE-AM 970; WWW.B2TV.COM
SERIES: UMD LEADS 25-2.
r Shannon Miller is 263-73-29 in 11 years at UMD.
R BRIAN IDALSKI IS 18-43-10 IN THREE YEARS AT NORTH DAKOTA.
UMD lost twice at No. 2 Minnesota last weekend and is in a four-way tie for second in the WCHA behind the Gophers. Freshman C Katie Wilson is tied for the Division I rookie scoring lead at 2-4-6. The Bulldogs are averaging just 2.33 goals per game and allowing 2.50, the first negative difference in program history.
FIGHTING SIOUX UPDATE
North Dakota opened the season with a 2-0 road win over defending Division I champion Wisconsin as redshirt freshman G Jorid Dagfinrud of Norway made 26 saves. Three players lead in scoring with a goal and an assist -- Sara Dagenais, Mary Loken and Ashley Furia. Sophomore G Stephanie Ney shut out UMD last season 4-0. North Dakota has just five goals in four games.
KEVIN PATES, NEWS TRIBUNE