ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The day started with unwelcome news for UND. The team’s leading scorer and Hobey Baker Award candidate Jordan Kawaguchi was forced to miss Saturday’s series finale against St. Cloud State because of an undisclosed injury. It’s not believed to be serious -- Kawaguchi is expected back next week -- but it was enough to take the nation’s second-leading scorer out of UND’s lineup.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – University of North Dakota Head Hockey Coach Brad Berry announced on Thursday morning the assistant captains for the 2019-20 season. Senior defenseman Colton Poolman will captain the club for the second straight season and will be joined in the leadership group by assistant captains senior forward Cole Smith, junior defenseman Matt Kiersted and junior forward Jordan Kawaguchi. The captains are voted upon by the team.
UND has another 700-point scorer in the NHL.Jonathan Toews reached the 700-point mark on Wednesday night, when he tallied a goal and two assists for the Chicago Blackhawks in a 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.Toews now has 306 goals and 701 points in 824 NHL regular-season games. He also has 40...
For the second time this season, University of North Dakota senior captain Colton Poolman has been named National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) Defenseman of the Week, it was announced on Monday by the league office.