Minnesota Golden Gophers Womens Hockey Tickets
Division and Conference: NCAA Division I, Western Collegiate Hockey Association
Head Coach: Brad Frost
2018-2019 Record: 32-6-1 Overall, 19-4-1 Conference, 17-4 Home, 13-1-1 Away, 2-1-0 Neutral
Rivals: Wisconsin Badgers
Minnesota Golden Gophers Women's Hockey TicketsThe Minnesota Golden Gophers is one of the best women's hockey teams in the NCAA. The team regularly makes it to the NCAA postseason and conference championships. Since the program began back in 1997, the Golden Gophers have appeared in postseason play a whopping 17 times. On top of that, they have been regular season champions 10 times. Great coaching and standout players have been responsible for the Golden Gophers' success on ice in the past and present. Sarah Potomak, a junior last season, was named the WCHA Forward of the month in February 2019, which was the fourth monthly accolade of her career. Over the course of the 2018-2019 season, Potomak was the team leader for scoring in postseason games with six points. She also had eight multi-point games and was also a Preseason All-WCHA Honoree. Kelly Pannek was also a Preseason All-WCHA and ended the season tied for first in the WCHA for shorthanded goals. Grab your Minnesota Golden Gophers women's hockey tickets today at StubHub.
What is the home stadium for the Minnesota Golden Gophers women's hockey team?Ridder Arena is the home rink of the Minnesota Golden Gophers women's hockey team. It has a seating capacity of 3,400 seats and was the first rink dedicated exclusively to women's ice hockey. The size of the ice sheet is an impressive 200 by 85 feet. Since the first game ever played at Ridder, which was on October 19, 2002, Ridder Arena has been the host rink for 11 WCHA conference championship games.
What is Coach Frost's background in hockey?The 2019-2020 season is Coach Brad Frost's 13th season as head coach of the Golden Gophers women's hockey team. As holder of the reins, he's helped the team reach envious pinnacles in women's ice hockey, including six-straight NCAA Frozen Four appearances and four national championship wins, two of which were consecutive. Before becoming head coach, Frost was an assistant for a few years and then interim head coach for one. He is the second head coach in the program's history.
What Golden Gophers women's hockey team members are Hall of Famers?Ronda Curtin, Class of 2003, was the team's first two-time All-American. Additionally, she was First Team All-WCHA as well as the WCHA Defensive Player of the Year during the same season. Natalie Darwitz was a prolific scorer on the ice and continues to hold the all-time scoring record for the Gophers (246). She also holds the record for all-time assists (144). During her tenure with Minnesota, she was an All-American three times and an NCAA All-Tournament Team selection. After Minnesota, Darwitz went on to play with Team USA, where she captured a total of 21 medals, three of which were Women's World championship Gold Medals.
What is the background of Golden Gophers associate head coach?Joel Johnson is the Golden Gophers' associate coach. Counting the 2019-2020 season, he's been with the Gophers for a total of 15 years. During his time with the team, his coaching skills have been critical to the Gophers' achievements, which include six national titles. His focus with the team is on the defense and special teams and game analytics. Johnson has also worked a fair bit with USA Hockey. Currently, he is the head coach of the U.S. Under-22 Women's Select team.
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