BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – After stopping a league-high 85 shots over the weekend, Bemidji State University women’s hockey goaltender Hannah Hogenson was named the Western Collegiate Hockey Association Goaltender of the Week. This weekly accolade is the sophomores first league honor of her career.
Hogenson turned aside 85-of-93 shots in the Beavers’ series with No. 3 University of Minnesota for a .914 save percentage. She began the weekend by stopping a career-high 52 shots in Friday’s 5-2 loss versus the Gophers. She then stopped 33-of-36 shots in Saturday’s 3-2 loss.
University of Wisconsin’s Makenna Webster was named the league’s Forward of the Week while Ohio State University’s Sophie Jaques was named the Defender of the Week and University of St. Thomas’ Nicole Vallario was named the Rookie of the Week.
Bemidji State continues league play this weekend and will travel to the nation’s top ranked team in Wisconsin for a pair of games, Saturday-Sunday.
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).