hockey

Desbiens wins 2017 Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award

Senior becomes fifth in program history to win

After putting up historic numbers in the crease for the No. 1 Wisconsin women's hockey team, senior Ann-Renee Desbiens was honored with the highest individual award in women's college hockey as she was named the 20th recipient of the Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award on Saturday.

Channell lifts No. 1 Badgers to NCAA title game

Senior scores with 17 seconds remaining

Senior Mellissa Channell scored with 17 seconds remaining to lift the No. 1 Wisconsin women's hockey team past No. 4 Boston College, 1-0, on Friday in the semifinal round of the 2017 NCAA Frozen Four at The Family Arena in St. Charles, Missouri.

Badgers beat Buckeyes to move onto Big Ten finals

Hard-fought game pushes UW into B1G final on Sat.

Headed into the Big Ten tournament, the Wisconsin men's hockey team knew what they had to do in order to make the NCAA tournament and that was to win the championship. The first step was accomplished on Friday afternoon at Joe Louis Arena.

Emily Clark lifts No. 1 Badgers past North Dakota

UW advances to WCHA Final Face-Off championship

Emily Clark has a knack for game-winning goals, which was shown once again on Saturday as the junior scored with 2:43 left in regulation to lift the No. 1 Wisconsin women's hockey team to a thrilling 2-1 win against North Dakota in the semifinals of the 2017 WCHA Final Face-Off.

Badgers drop border battle against No. 4 Minnesota

Gophers now No. 1 in Big Ten standings

Looking to take sole possession of first place in the Big Ten standings, the Wisconsin men's hockey team made a two-goal comeback at Mariucci Arena on Saturday night.

No. 1 Badgers headed back to WCHA Final Face-Off

UW beats MSU, 6-0

Thanks to senior Sarah Nurse's third career hat trick and multi-point efforts from junior linemates Emily Clark and Annie Pankowski, the No. 1 Wisconsin women's hockey team blitzed Minnesota State, 6-0, on Saturday at LaBahn Arena

Another shootout for No. 1 Wisconsin and No. 4 Minnesota

Border Battle ends in draw for 2nd straight game

In a matchup between the top offenses in the country, it was the defenses that prevailed on Sunday as the No. 1 Wisconsin women's hockey team battled to a 0-0 tie with No. 4 Minnesota at Ridder Arena.

No. 1 Badgers skate to 1-1 tie with No. 4 Golden Gophers

Jenny Ryan leads UW to shootout win

It was déjà vu for the No. 1 Wisconsin women's hockey team on Saturday because for a second-straight week UW earned a 1-1 tie with a top-five team as the Badgers and No. 4 Minnesota fought to a draw at Ridder Arena.

#17 Badgers Men's Hockey swept by #10 Penn State

UW loses 2 straight for 1st time this season

Despite goals from junior forward Matt Ustaski and sophomore forward Luke Kunin, the Badgers lost to Penn State on Saturday night, 5-2. The Nittany Lions leave the Kohl Center with a series sweep.

81 hospitalized for CO leak at hockey rink

Activities at Poppy Waterman Ice Rink canceled for Sunday, Monday

More than 80 hockey players and spectators were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide at a Lake Delton hockey rink Saturday night, according to a news release.

UW women's hockey bests UND 2-1

Nurse nets winner in overtime

Friday at LaBahn Arena, Sarah Nurse scored the game-winning goal in overtime as the No. 3 Badger women's hockey team beat North Dakota 2-1. 

Minnesota stuns Wisconsin in overtime

Gophers get the best of Badgers again

Wisconsin women's hockey came into the weekend with the nation's top ranking as the No. 1 Badgers hosted No. 2 Minnesota. The Gophers weren't intimidated in UW's ranking, or a raucous crowd at LaBahn Arena. The Gophers beat Wisconsin 3-0 Friday night, then again 2-1 in overtime on Saturday.  

Wisconsin stops Lindenwood 6-0

Six different Badgers score

Wisconsin women's hockey got their season started off on the right foot at Lindenwood over the weekend. After a 5-1 win Friday night, UW shutout the Lady Lions 6-0 Saturday night. 

Concussion patient urges injured players to speak up

Former Waunakee hockey player prepares for college

More than two and a half years after her injury, Maddy Vincent's symptoms (regular headaches, memory loss and difficulty with physical exercise) are getting better.

Ammerman funds Kenyan soccer league

Keeps helping the women of Kenya

Last summer, UW Hockey player Brittany Ammerman took a women's studies trip to Kenya. There, her and fellow UW students taught women healthy lifestyle choices, despite their harsh living conditions. 

Minnesota beats North Dakota on last-second goal

Gophers to face Union College in NCAA Men's Hockey final Saturday

Justin Holl scored a short-handed goal with 0.6 seconds left to give Minnesota a 2-1 victory over North Dakota on Thursday night in the NCAA hockey semifinals.