U women's hockey aims to keep two streaks going at Ohio State

  • Article by: NEWS SERVICES
  • Updated: December 6, 2013 - 9:56 PM

The Gophers women’s hockey team no longer has its record winning streak intact. But it still has two other streaks going. It has won 40 consecutive games on the road and 26 games in a row against Ohio State.

Those streaks will intersect when the Gophers (17-1, 11-1 WCHA) play the Buckeyes in Columbus, Ohio, at 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday. All-time, Minnesota is 55-8-1 against OSU.

The No. 1 Gophers are coming off a road sweep of Princeton.

Eight top awards

Eight athletes on Minnesota community college teams were named to NJCAA first All-America teams in three sports

Freshman Cody Nelson, a freshman midfielder at Century, and Molly Larson, a sophomore midfielder at Anoka-Ramsey, made the All-America men’s and women’s soccer teams.

In volleyball, four middle blockers — sophomores Lindsay Monson of Central Lakes, Gabriella Feldt of Itasca and Taylor Aakre of Rochester and freshman Tori Davidson of Northland — and two sophomore setters — Tiffani Karbo of Ridgewater and Lindsay Ayers of Rochester — were honored.

Etc.

• The Southwest Minnesota State football team will play Pittsburg State in the Mineral Water Bowl in Excelsior Springs, Mo., on Saturday. The Mustangs (7-4) are making just their third postseason appearance in the program’s 46-year history. They lost in the first round of the NAIA playoffs in 1987 and 1990. The Gorillas (9-2) are ranked No. 14 in the d2football.com Top 25.

• The Rochester Community and Technical College football team will face Iowa Central in the Graphics Edge Bowl at 11 a.m. Sunday in Cedar Falls, Iowa. The MCAC champion Yellowjackets are 10-1. Iowa Central is 5-5.

• The No. 5-ranked St. Cloud State wrestling team beat St. John’s 38-0 on Thursday at home in its season opener to set an NCAA Division II record for most consecutive dual-match victories with 48.

  • get related content delivered to your inbox

  • manage my email subscriptions

ADVERTISEMENT

Chicago WSox - J. Danks 12:08 PM
Detroit - D. Smyly
Colorado - P. Hernandez 1:20 PM
Chicago Cubs - J. Arrieta
St. Louis - S. Miller 2:40 PM
San Diego - O. Despaigne
Philadelphia - C. Lee 6:05 PM
Washington - G. Gonzalez
LA Angels - T. Skaggs 6:05 PM
Baltimore - B. Norris
Seattle - C. Young 6:05 PM
Cleveland - Z. McAllister
Cincinnati - J. Cueto 6:10 PM
Miami - T. Koehler
Minnesota - K. Correia 7:10 PM
Kansas City - Y. Ventura
Toronto - D. Hutchison 7:10 PM
Houston - J. Cosart
Pittsburgh - J. Locke 8:40 PM
Arizona - J. Collmenter
Atlanta - J. Teheran 9:10 PM
Los Angeles - C. Kershaw
NY Giants 8/3/14 7:00 PM
Buffalo
Winnipeg 6:00 PM
Hamilton
Toronto 8/1/14 6:00 PM
Montreal
Brt Columbia 8/1/14 9:00 PM
Calgary
Saskatchewan 8/2/14 6:00 PM
Ottawa
Saskatchewan 8/7/14 7:30 PM
Winnipeg
Edmonton 8/8/14 6:00 PM
Montreal
Hamilton 8/8/14 9:00 PM
Brt Columbia
Ottawa 8/9/14 6:30 PM
Calgary
Atlanta 7:00 PM
Tulsa
Phoenix 7:00 PM
Minnesota
New York 7:00 PM
Chicago
Indiana 9:00 PM
Seattle
Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

question of the day

Poll: Which upcoming event are you most excited about?

Weekly Question

ADVERTISEMENT

 
Close