Bemidji State women’s hockey enters first USCHO.com poll of season

Bemidji State women’s hockey enters first USCHO.com poll of season
Monday, October 10, 2016
Bemidji State women’s hockey enters first USCHO.com poll of season

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Bemidji State women’s hockey team earned their first spot in the USCHO.com national poll of the season this week after being ranked eighth. The Beavers (3-1-0, 1-1-0 WCHA) earn the ranking after splitting its series with then No. 2 University of Minnesota.

 

Five teams from the Western Collegiate Hockey Association earned spots in the poll while No. 1 University of Wisconsin retained its number one ranking for the third straight week.

 

   Team             (First Place)    Record   Pts  LW

1 Wisconsin                 (14)    3- 0-1   149     1
2 Quinnipiac                ( 1)     4- 0-0   130     3
3 Minnesota                           3- 1-0   123     2
4 Minnesota-Duluth              3- 0-1    91      6
5 Boston College                  2- 1-1    75      5
6 Colgate                                4- 0-0    63      8
7 Clarkson                              2- 1-1    51      4
8 Bemidji State                      3- 1-0    47    NR
9 St. Lawrence                       3- 0-1    45    NR
10 North Dakota                    2- 1-1    25       7

Others receiving votes: Princeton 15, Boston University 11.

The USCHO.com Poll is compiled weekly and consists of 15 voters, including coaches and women's hockey writers from across the country. USCHO.com provides in-depth coverage of college hockey.

Bemidji State continues WCHA play by hosting Ohio State University, Oct. 14-15.

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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooden region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, BSU sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).

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