MADISON - The University of Wisconsin women's hockey team jumped from sixth to second in this week's USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine national poll.
Wisconsin's two wins over St. Cloud State last weekend propelled the Badgers to the runner-up spot behind Minnesota.
This weekend, the Badgers have a non-conference series against Lindenwood at LaBahn Arena Friday night and Saturday afternoon.
USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women's Hockey Poll
3. Boston College
6. North Dakota
10. Ohio State
Receiving votes: Minnesota Duluth, Boston University, New Hampshire.