Tiny Union College skated off with the biggest trophy in college hockey. And the Dutchmen did it at the expense of two of the sport’s giants, toppling Minnesota for its first NCAA title after beating Boston College in the semifinals.
In a matter of hours, forward Drew LeBlanc of St. Cloud State won the Hobey Baker Award – given to the nation’s top college hockey player – and signed a one-year contract with the Chicago Blackhawks.
St. Cloud State University plays in its first ever Frozen Four match on Thursday evening.
North Dakota senior forwards Corban Knight and Danny Kristo are among 10 finalists for the Hobey Baker Award as college hockey’s best player.
The Gopher and Fighting Sioux hockey teams have an intense on-ice rivalry
Could be one of the craziest goals ever scored!
Minnesota-Duluth scored twice in a span of two minutes in the first period and went on to beat Michigan Tech 3-0 Saturday for a sweep of their Western Collegiate Hockey Association series.
Michael Dorr had two goals and an assist as Minnesota State, Mankato beat Brown 7-3 Sunday in the championship game of the Shillelagh men’s college hockey tournament.