Reloading

The Gophers women’s hockey team will have a different look next season:

Key departing seniors

D Lee Stecklein: 2014 Olympian, 2017 first-team All-America.

F Dani Cameranesi: Two-time top 10 Patty Kazmaier finalist.

F Kate Schipper: Scored 13th goal of the season Friday.

D Megan Wolfe: Starting defenseman who played big minutes.

Key incoming freshmen

D Grace Zumwinkle (Breck): Strong skater with a breathtaking slapshot.

F Taylor Wente (Maple Grove): Dynamic, well-rounded player and leader.

D Emily Brown (Blaine): Two-time first-team Star Tribune All-Metro pick.

G Alex Gulstene (Vancouver): Highly touted recruit with vast international experience.

F Amy Potomak (Aldergrove, British Columbia): Might be an even better player than older sister Sarah.

D Olivia Knowles (Campbell River, British Columbia): Named MVP at Canadian National Championship.

JOE CHRISTENSEN