ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

College women’s hockey: Jorde, Whalen lead Yellowjackets to shutout victory over Saints

Senior forward’s second-period goal stands as the game-winner in nonconference action.

121121.S.DNT.YellowjacketsReport.jpg
We are part of The Trust Project.

DULUTH — Senior forward Tessa Jorde’s shorthanded unassisted goal at 15:23 into the second period lifted Wisconsin-Superior to the 1-0 nonconference victory over St. Scholastica in college women’s hockey Tuesday, Jan. 11, before at Mars Lakeview Arena.

Senior goalie McKenzie Whalen had the 24-save shutout for UWS (6-5-1) while senior Lori Huseby of Babbitt had 43 saves for CSS (6-5-1).

CSS was originally scheduled to play Wisconsin-River Falls Tuesday but that game was postponed to Jan. 26; UWS, meanwhile, was scheduled to play at Hamline, but that, too, was postponed.

The Saints return to MIAC action at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, against St. Mary’s at Mars Lakeview Arena while the Yellowjackets host fourth-ranked Wisconsin-Eau Claire at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, in a WIAC contest.

What to read next
It was Reddick's 92nd career start on the Cup series. The 26-year-old was a runner-up five times.
U football players announced last week they have set up an NIL club to provide exclusive access to fans via $199 memberships, with proceeds shared evenly between participating players
Three former athletes join softball coach Jen Walter as part of the 2022 class.
But adding UCLA and USC is smart for a conference trying to sustain its current pace of growth